Carolina Psychology Group Staff
Samuel B. Gray, Psy.D.
Dr. Sam Gray is a licensed psychologist with a broad array of experience from working in a state mental hospital to community mental health and forensic practice. Dr. Gray received his doctorate from the Minnesota School of Professional Psychology in 2004 and specializes in psychological assessment, forensic psychology, and consulting/training. Dr. Gray grew up and lives in Winston-Salem with his wife and two children. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Gray serves as the Chief Psychologist for Methodist Home for Children.
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor and Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist
MC Grant, NCC, LCMHC, LCAS
MC earned a master's degree in professional counseling through Wake Forest University in 2015. MC is a licensed clinical mental health counselor through the North Carolina Board of Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselors and a Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist through the North Carolina Addictions Specialist Professional Practice Board. MC has extensive experience working with women of all ages struggling with mental health and substance use challenges. MC has also worked with numerous individuals struggling with interpersonal relationships, helping clients to establish healthy boundaries and to find ways to improve communication with others. MC provides individual counseling and case management for adolescents and young adults and frequently incorporates family and support persons in treatment, when appropriate and desired by the client.
Laura K. Stewart, Psy.D.
Dr. Laura Stewart is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides psychological assessment and psychotherapy services with a specialty focus on civil and criminal forensic psychology. She has worked in a diverse range of settings, including psychiatric hospitals, federal correctional facilities, and private practice, resulting in conceptual depth and versatile clinical skills. She earned a doctoral degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2015. She completed a pre-doctoral internship and postdoctoral training at St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, DC and further gained postdoctoral experience at the Federal Correctional Facility- Allenwood.
Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist, Certified Trauma Professional
Emily Watson, NCC, LCMHC, LCAS, CTP
Emily is a licensed clinical mental health counselor through the North Carolina Board of Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselors and a Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist through the North Carolina Addictions Specialist Professional Practice Board. Emily earned her master’s degree from North Carolina State University in clinical mental health counseling. Emily has a broad range of experience in managing, treating, and providing quality care for adults with severe mental health and substance use disorders in a comprehensive setting. Emily employs a solution-focused approach incorporating CBT, DBT, and other evidence-based practices to help individuals (adolescents and adults) reach their personal goals. Emily uses a person-centered approach to address effective communication, anger management, interpersonal struggles, and adjustment or transitional challenges. Emily provides individual counseling services, case support, care coordination, and community resources to connect adolescents and adults with individualized clinical care appropriate for each client.
Mary Jo Gray
Mary Jo is a graduate of Wake Forest University and has extensive experience in the field of human resources and business management.