Dr. Lori Knight Keith earned her Ph.D. from The University of Memphis where her research focused on social and emotional functioning in children. Dr. Keith also completed a post-doctoral Fellowship at The University of Tennessee Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities where she focused on early evaluation and intervention.
In her current practice, Dr. Keith works with clients to identify strengths to help children and families thrive. She assists families with issues related to development, learning, and behavior including Specific Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit Disorder, and Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Using a collaborative model, Dr. Keith often visits classrooms and meets with families and school personnel as part of a comprehensive assessment process. Additionally, Dr. Keith works with families facing life transitions including divorce and grief, as well as with children, teens, and young adults who are struggling with symptoms of anxiety and depression. Dr. Keith sees preschool clients, ages 3-6, through CPC’s Early Childhood Clinic (ECC). She also serves as a consultant to area schools.