William Ray, LCSW

Clinical Social Work  |  
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Age 45
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William Ray, LCSW
Received clinical training at the the University of Chicago. Received clinical training at Chicago-based Emotion Management Program (EMP), under tutelage of Paul Holmes, PsyD. Formerly employed as a Residential Supervisor at the University of Chicago's Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School, a psychiatric residential treatment facility treating children and adolescents (ages 5 - 21). Formerly employed as Clinical Director at CARING for Children. Developed traditional psychotherapy and psychiatry outpatient program serving range of populations and patient needs. Presently serving as Director of Counseling st Rainbow Community School and in private practice in Asheville, North Carolina.

5 Ravenscroft Dr Ste 201

Asheville, NC 28801

Contact Information

(828) 337-5321

William Ray, LCSW

William Ray, LCSW

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Integrative and holistic model of care, which incorporates an individuated approach to each and every patient/client. This includes a nuanced delivery of psychotherapy that honors truth, reflects honesty, and actively encourages growth and integrity. 

My training background is in traditional Dialetical Behavioral and Psychodynamic models of therapy. 

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  • Clinical Social Work
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Adult Psychology
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Child Psychology
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • School Social Work
  • Social Work

Board Certifications

William Ray does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Emotional Stress
  • Grief
  • Job Stress
  • Medical-Psychiatric Issues
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem Problems
  • Stress

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • St. Andrews University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Emotion Management Program (Emp)
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Duke-Chapel Hill Collaborative-Nc Child Treatment Program
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • Tracker School
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • University Of Chicago
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • University Of North Carolina At Asheville
    Other Education | Completed 2000

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Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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William Ray accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
    Medicaid of North Carolina
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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