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Russell Spieth, Ph.D.

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  • Senior Consultant/Trainer-Motivational Interviewing


Russell E. Spieth, Ph.D., CRC is Senior Consultant/Trainer in Motivational Interviewing at Northeast Ohio Medical University. He received his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Akron, his M.Ed. in Counseling Psychology from Columbia University, and his BS in Psychology from Florida State University. He has approximately 20 years’ experience providing clinical services to persons with severe and persistent mental illness and addiction and has trained clinicians in motivational interviewing for over 10 years. Dr. Spieth was the Director of Family Services at FrontLine Service in Cleveland, implementing four innovative ‘Housing First’ treatment programs to house and support over 200 families and young adults.

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology


Phone: 330.325.6608
Email: rspieth@neomed.edu