In her clinical practice, Dr. Smith treats various types of psychological problems and psychiatric conditions, including, but not limited to, depression, anxiety, and personality disorders. She specializes in the treatment of trauma, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and issues related to chronic medical illness.
She has extensive experience working with persons who are going through a wide range of emotional difficulties and significant life transitions, among them relational problems, divorce, parenting, immigration and acculturation, end-of-life concerns, and bereavement.
Dr. Smith has expertise working with persons who, while they are not experiencing significant emotional problems they are interested in furthering their personal growth and reaching their full potential through a deeper self-exploration. Some of the areas often addressed in these explorations relate to creativity, career, and artistic development.