Dr. Smith has been working with individuals, families, and children since 2001. She received her B.A. with honors in psychology and neuroscience from the University of Southern California, and earned both her M.A. and PhD in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology.
Dr. Smith has extensive experience working with addiction, trauma, depression, abuse, disordered eating, and acute emotional dysregulation. Her passionate, grounded, and integrated approach has earned her the highest respect from her colleagues and inevitably generates a genuine connection with her clients who feel seen, heard, validated, and challenged to succeed.