About Adam Lane Smith

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Adam Lane Smith is a two-time #1 Amazon bestselling novelist and a retired licensed psychotherapist specialized in trauma and attachment with experience in both clinical and correctional mental health settings. That includes his work in the California justice system where he treated inmates facing the death penalty. He has appeared on over 20 podcasts discussing generational attachment styles, recovering from trauma, and storytelling techniques. 

Adam has written 20 books and coached over 500 aspiring novelists through his program Write Like a Beast. His attachment treatment method detailed in his book Slaying Your Fear is used by mental health professionals across the US, and he has delivered seminars instructing a range of healthcare professionals in treating patients with attachment concerns.