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Ramel LaMont Smith

Psychological Consultative Services, LLC

Dr. Ramel Smith, PhD, LP, was born and raised in Milwaukee, WI. He is a product of the Milwaukee Public School (MPS) system. He continued his education at the University of Wisconsin- Whitewater, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology. He later went to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he earned his Masters of Science in Educational Psychology and Doctorate of Philosophy in Urban Education with an emphasis in School Psychology. He completed an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited clinical internship at a juvenile correction institution.


Dr. Smith is a licensed psychologist in Wisconsin. He has served as a para-professional, special education teacher, and school psychologist within MPS over the years. In addition to his work with MPS, he has worked in the Wisconsin Department of Corrections and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, as a clinical psychologist. Smith has also taught undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of Sociology, Cultural Diversity, Orientation Skill Training, Fiscal Management, Research & Evaluation, Group Counseling and Professional Ethics at UW-Milwaukee, Marian University, Springfield College, Waukesha County Technical College and Wisconsin School of Professional Psychology.


Since 2007, Smith has been the President of BLAQUESMITH Psychological Consultative Services, LLC. In this capacity, he has conducted scores of workshops, seminars and presentations within multiple milieus including, but not limited to elite professional sport, governmental and religious organizations. He has authored several scholarly journal articles and book chapters, edited a book and co-authored another book entitled "Building Better Men." Smith has been used as an expert by, both, local and national radio, television and periodical outlets.


The Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association utilized Dr. Smith services for NBA Draft from 2014-2016. As the full-time team psychologist for the Milwaukee Bucks, Smith conducted individual and group therapy for the players and assisted the coaching and management staff as directed. The Green Bay Packers of the National Football League have had Smith to work with their Rookie Success Program. Smith has also worked with Nike’s Elite Youth Basketball League.