Janet Smith, LMSW

Janet Smith, LMSW Verified by GLPG

Education

  • School:
    Eastern Michigan University
  • Degree:
    MSW

Languages

  • English

Janet Smith LMSW Licensed Clinical Social worker.  With 20 years of experience. I offer both Traditional and /or Christian Counseling depending on your choice.  I have in office counseling sessions, as well as virtual counseling ( zoom )

There are times when, deciding how to navigate life, one might run up against obstacles they aren’t sure how to find the next step. Let me introduce myself, I am a Licensed Clinical Social worker with 20 years of experience.   I have had a diverse professional career in which I have been challenged many times. This aided in my growth as a professional.   After having many years in outpatient counseling. I decided to open a outpatient mental health clinic.  I was also a director of inpatient substance abuse treatment center. My passion for people lead me to hospice care, which in turn, it served to enhance my perspective on life. I use many different counseling modalities which include cognitive behavioral strategies, strength based, and client centered.  My goal as a therapist is to listen, enhance ones self-esteem, offer new coping skills and aid in problem solving. The outcome may offer you to take a different path in finding the happiness that you are searching for.  I am compassionate, understanding and I sometimes I use humor to make your therapeutic experience well rounded.


I offer counseling for :

Anxiety, Depression, Relationship Issues,

Family Therapy, Self Esteem, life stress, Grief and Loss, adjustment,

Unhealed Trauma, Work stress, codependency, and sexual abuse.

In my practice I counsel:

Adults, Young Adults, Adolescents (13 and above )  Parents, and Families.

Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • BCBS
  • BCN
  • Cash/Private Pay
  • Cofinity
  • McLaren
  • MultiPlan
We verify your insurance benefits and will provide you with a cost estimate prior to your first session.

Issues

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Communities

  • Veterans

Specialties

  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict

Session Types

  • Family Therapy with Adults
  • Family Therapy with Kids
  • Individuals

Age Specialty

  • (14 to 19) Adolescents / Teenagers
  • (20 to 64) Adults

Types of Therapy

  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused

Faith-Based Therapy

  • Christian