Kurt White, M.S.W., LICSW, LADC, MAC

Adjunct Professor
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Kurt L. White is the vice president of Outpatient services at the Brattleboro Retreat, a private non-profit psychiatric hospital founded in 1834. He is a clinical social worker by training, and he continues to practice with individuals, families, and groups in addition to his other duties. White has been a clinical supervisor at Smith SSW since 2006, and has been involved with classroom teaching in the summer program since 2010. He is a fellow of the American Group Psychotherapy Association, and is recognized as a Master Addiction Counselor by NAADAC -the organization for addiction professionals. He is a past president of the Vermont Association of Addiction Treatment Providers. His interests include group psychotherapy, psychodynamic theory and practice, anti-oppression practice in clinical and agency settings, addiction and co-occurring issues, and the emerging field of psychedelic psychotherapy.