Last edited 12/11/2023

Cara O"Brien-Smith LCSW

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Cara O"Brien-Smith Licensed Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Cara O'Brien-Smith is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Georgia who has been practicing since 2015. Cara has experience in working with all different populations, including children, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics. Her areas of expertise include stress and anxiety, motivation, self-esteem, depression, self-love, and co-dependency challenges. Cara also has experience working with clients on workplace challenges, career difficulties, parenting, family conflicts/dynamics, behavior modification, social phobias, attention deficit and social phobias. Cara has a way of building rapport with clients to make them feel comfortable and in a safe environment to express freely their challenges, fears, and insecurities without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. Cara is here to support and empower you in that journey. Outside of work, Cara enjoys traveling, playing pickleball, and spending time with her family and her two dogs.





General Expertise



Relationship Issues


Child mental health

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Women's issues

In-Network Insurance


Cigna EAP

Elevance Health

Evernorth Health Services




UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete


Adults (25-65)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

Medication Management

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • Georgia, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, CSW005450


Kennesaw State University

Online Therapy

Office at 100 Stoneforest Dr, Woodstock, GA

Frequently Asked Questions About Cara O"Brien-Smith, LCSW

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Cara O"Brien-Smith, LCSW, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Cara O"Brien-Smith accepting new clients?

Yes, Cara O"Brien-Smith is accepting new clients for online therapy in Georgia and in-person appointments at 100 Stoneforest Dr, Suite 230, Woodstock, GA, 30189.

Does Cara O"Brien-Smith accept insurance?

Yes, Cara O"Brien-Smith accepts insurance, including Anthem, Cigna EAP, Elevance Health, Evernorth Health Services, Kaiser, MultiPlan, Optum and UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete.

Does Cara O"Brien-Smith offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Cara O"Brien-Smith offers in-person appointments at 100 Stoneforest Dr, Suite 230, Woodstock, GA, 30189.

Does Cara O"Brien-Smith offer online therapy?

Yes, Cara O"Brien-Smith offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Georgia.

How quickly can I see Cara O"Brien-Smith?

Cara O"Brien-Smith typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Cara O"Brien-Smith speak?

Cara O"Brien-Smith conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Cara O"Brien-Smith online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Cara O"Brien-Smith online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.