Curriculum Vitae
Mark Edward Crawford, Ph.D.
Lyles & Crawford Clinical Consulting, P.C.
11111 Houze Road; Suite 320
Roswell, Georgia 30076
Phone: (770) 993-0051
Fax: (770) 993-0052

Professional Status:
Licensed Psychologist
Georgia License #PSY001380
Date of Issue: 12/8/1989


1988 - 1989
Internship in Clinical Psychology
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

1984 - 1989
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
Saint Louis University
Saint Louis, Missouri

1980 - 1984
B.A. (With High Honors) in Psychology
The University of Tennessee
Knoxville, Tennessee

Clinical Experience:

President: Lyles & Crawford Clinical Consulting, P.C.; Roswell, Georgia. April 1997 to present.

Consulting Psychologist: The Westminster Schools; Atlanta, Georgia. January 2000 to present.

Consulting Psychologist: Pace Academy; Atlanta, Georgia. October 2003 to present.

Consulting Psychologist to the Atlanta Hawks NBA team; spring 2004 to present.

Psychologist: The Atlanta Counseling Center; Atlanta. February 1990 to March 1997.

Clinical Director: Rapha Adult Inpatient Unit at West Paces Medical Center; Atlanta, Georgia. May 1990 to July 1992.

Clinical Director: Rapha Adolescent Inpatient Unit at West Paces Medical Center; Atlanta, Georgia. July 1989 to May 1990.

Crawford Chief Counselor: Saint Louis College of Pharmacy; Saint Louis, Missouri. May 1986 to July 1987.

Teaching Experience:

Faculty Member - Instructor: Georgia School of Professional Psychology; Atlanta, Georgia. Fall 1995.

Faculty Member - Instructor: Saint Louis College of Pharmacy; Saint Louis, Missouri. January 1988 to May 1988.

Faculty Member - Instructor: Department of Psychology: Saint Louis University; Saint Louis, Missouri. August 1987 to May 1988.


Crawford, M.E., Handal, P.J., & Weiner, R.L. (1989). The Relationship Between Religion and Mental Health/ Impairment. Review of Religious Research. 31(1), 16-22.

Crawford, M.E. (1992) Helping Your Shy Child Reach Out: Your Child's Temperament and You. Kids Magazine.

Crawford, M.E. Dear Dr. Crawford. The Westminster Schools Newsletter. May 2001.

Crawford, M.E. Dear Dr. Crawford. The Westminster Schools Newsletter. November 2001.

Crawford, M.E. Responding to 9/11. Christian Counseling Connection. 2001 (3).

Crawford, M.E. Learning Through Consequences. The Westminster Schools Newsletter. January 2002.

Crawford, M.E. Managing Stress in a Challenging Environment. The Westminster Schools Newsletter. March 2002.

Crawford, M.E. Psychological Spring Cleaning. The Westminster Schools Newsletter. May 2002.

Crawford, M.E. Calling All Dads. The Westminster Schools Newsletter. November 2002.

Crawford, M.E. Fatherlessness: The Social Ill of Our Time. Christian Counseling Today. Vol. 11 No. 2 56-57. 2003.

Crawford, M.E. The Obsessive-Compulsive Trap. 2004. Regal Books.

Crawford, M.E. The Importance of Father. Chapter in The Complete Parenting Book. 2004. D. Stoop ed., Revell Publishers.

Crawford, M.E. Helping Children Develop Resilience. Christian Counseling Today. Vol. 12 No. 2 50 - 53. 2004.

Crawford, M.E. Perfectionism and Obsessive-compulsive Disorders. Chapter in Caring for People God's Way. 2005. Clinton, T. et. al. eds., Thomas Nelson Publishers

Crawford, M.E. Significant Intangibles. The Knight Times. March 2006.

Crawford, M.E. Dad, Use Your Relationship to Gain Influence with Your Children. Christian Counseling Today. Vol. 14 No. 1 26-27. 2006.

Crawford, M.E. When Two Become Three: Nurturing Your Marriage After Baby Arrives. 2007. Revell Publishers

Sample of Selected Presentations:

Parenting the Whole Child
Preparing for Adolescence
Substance Abuse in High School
Intimacy and Relationships: Fact vs. Fiction (presented to numerous high schools)
Dealing with Adversity, Disappointment, and Setbacks
Raising Wheat Among the Tares: Cultivating Children of Character in a Culture of Confusion
Treating Depression in Adolescents
Diagnosing and Treating Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents
Working with Explosive Children and Teenagers
Current Learning Issues in Junior High School Students
A Cognitive-behavior Approach to Treating Parent-Adolescent Conflict
Current Trends in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
When Focusing is a Problem
Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Across the Lifespan
Co-parenting Effectively (Invited address to the Congress for the Urban Family; Atlanta, Georgia)
Blended Families
Listening Effectively (Invited Address co-presented with Richard Capen: former U.S. Ambassador to Spain; Sea Island, Georgia)
Parenting Matters - Is it Quality or Quantity? (Invited address co-presented with Wade Horn, Ph.D.: President of the National Fatherhood Initiative; Sea Island, Georgia)
Fatherhood: The Forgotten Calling (Invited plenary address to the American Association of Christian Counselors: Chicago, Illinois)
Diagnosis and Treatment of Obsessive-compulsive Disorder
Embracing Kids: Love Through the Parenting Years (Video in Marriage Works Series: American Association of Christian Counselors)
Parenting Difficult Issues in Teens (Video in Marriage Series: American Association of Christian Counselors)

Media Appearances:

ABC's Good Morning America
ABC's World News This Morning
CNN Headline News
WSB-TV (Atlanta, Georgia)
Time For Hope (recurring guest)
At-Home Live

Janet Parshall's America
Christian Counseling Today
Several local and national call-in radio programs

Professional Membership:

American Psychological Association
Georgia Psychological Association
American Association of Christian Counselors


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