Dionne Smith,LPC-S NCC,PsyD
M.A. in Community Counseling, Professional Counselor
Supervisor LPC-S, National Board Certified Counselor NCC
Therapist, Speaker, Leader
Dionne Smith is an engaging speaker who illuminates the room with motivation and empowerment. Her colorful and unique empathic approach leaves the audience inspired to move their lives forward. She has over 10 years of experience in creating mental and emotional wellness in individual lives, youth through adulthood. She received her National Certification as a counselor in 2019 and throughout her 10 years, she has earned many awards and certificates in mental health and leadership.
Dionne is propelled to help transition emotionally wounded individuals into a place of wellness and wholeness. She uses her extensive education, vast experience and expertise to bring life-changing workshops, conferences, and lectures. Dionne is a firm believer that everyone can live the life of their dreams, even if life has thrown emotional curve balls.
40 million Americans live with Anxiety. It’s difficult to function normally when your mind is constantly in a state of worry. Although you can’t change situations in your life you can control what you think and feel about it. Let’s go on a calming journey to take control of your anxious thoughts and emotions.
Navigating through depression can feel isolating and extremely difficult. Most people who suffer from depression harbor their feelings within in hopes that the feelings would eventually go away. Overcoming depression is a process of self-exploration, challenging negative thoughts, and identifying a new lifestyle path that promotes acceptance and positive changes. Let’s navigate through the positive pathway together and discover the new you.
As a clinician, I empower clients to work through depression, anxiety, life’s stress, and substance use, through motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy, and mindful based strategies.
My office hours are flexible and may include evening and weekend hours. I am Telehealth trained with emphasis on HIPPA compliance and ethical standards.
My approach is empathic, compassionate, and empowering.
I would love the opportunity to meet and speak with you about how I can help you move your life forward.
Sometimes, the stress of life can cause discouragement, feelings of being overwhelmed, and thoughts of self-disappointment. The good news is that hope and inner growth is just a phone call away. Together, we can navigate through the murky waters of life, while building a new foundation of emotional wellness and freedom.
Resilience is the ability to overcome obstacles. There are times in life when we feel like our resilient spirit is running on low fuel. It’s during these times we need to learn new coping skills that will strengthen our resilience. Allow me to help you identify dysfunctional patterns and strengthen healthy coping patterns. Let’s create a stronger passageway to your inner resilience.