Dr. Clodfelter is a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of North Carolina and an addictions specialist. He completed his undergraduate work at Wake Forest University, Master’s at Emory University, and doctoral degree at the Georgia School of Professional Psychology in Atlanta. He then completed a two-year post-doctoral fellowship in Addiction Medicine at Columbia University in New York City and remained there on faculty, as an assistant professor, after completion of the fellowship. Dr. Clodfelter is currently the President/Chief Executive Officer for SouthLight Healthcare, a private not-for-profit, behavioral healthcare facility. Prior to his appointment as President of SouthLight Healthcare, he served as director of research and clinical supervisor for the organization. Dr. Clodfelter concentrates on both clinical practice and research in the substance abuse and mental health (co-occurring disorders) field. He also has a private practice.