Robin Smith, LCSW

Robin Smith, LCSW

Clinical Assistant Professor and Integrated Behavioral Health Scholars Program Coordinator

Robin McCullough Smith was born and raised in Houston, and earned her master of social work degree at The University of Texas at Austin. Prior to joining the clinical faculty at the Steve Hicks School of Social Work, professor Smith was manager of admissions for St. David’s Pavilion psychiatric hospital for eight years, did PRN social work at North Austin Medical Center, and taught undergraduate social work as a lecturer for nine years.

Professor Smith has a special interest in training master’s level students to work with underserved populations in integrated healthcare settings. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a board certified Clinical Supervisor and a member of NASW. Professor Smith enjoys cooking, reading, and hiking and biking the Sangre de Cristo mountains of New Mexico every summer with her family.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Professional Interests

Field education; mental health and chemical dependency assessment and recovery; medical social work and behavioral health interventions; suicide assessment and prevention; crisis intervention; 12-step recovery; family interventions.


  • M.S.S.W., University of Texas at Austin
  • B.F.A., University of Texas at Austin



Social Work Building (SSW)


Mailing Address

The University of Texas at Austin
Steve Hicks School of Social Work
1925 San Jacinto Blvd 3.124J
STOP D3500
Austin, TX 78712-0358