Last edited 01/05/2023

Dr. Jesse SmithLMFT

He / Him / His

VerifiedTeletherapy
Acepting new clientsCash Pay Only
Headshot of Dr. Jesse Smith Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Availability

In Eastern Time

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Identity

Gender

Man

Ethnicity

White

Sexuality

Bisexual, Queer

Group Identities

LGBTQIA+

Other Identities

Living with a mental health issue, Millennial

Specialties

Relationship Issues

Codependency

Substance abuse

Alcohol addiction & abuse

Couples

General Expertise

Depression

Anxiety

Work Stress

Relationship Issues

Self-Esteem

Addiction

Codependency

College & graduate student issues

Fees

First Session$150
Family Therapy$150
Couples Therapy$150
Individual Therapy$150

Types of Therapy

Family Session

Couples Session

Individual Session

Clientele

Parents

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Mindfulness Practices

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Attachment-Based Therapy

Emotionally Focused Therapy

Family Systems Therapy

Internal Family Systems Therapy

Marriage and Family Therapy

Motivational Interviewing

Training / Certifications

Attachment-based Family Therapy-trained

Licensure

  • Pennsylvania, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, MF001294

Education

PhD, Couple, Marriage, and Family Therapy, Texas Tech University, 2019

MS, Marriage and Family Therapy, University of Alabama, 2016

BS, Financial Planning, University of Alabama, 2013

Work History

Dr. Jesse Smith began his clinical career at the University of Alabama, where he worked in an on-campus substance use treatment program for students during his clinical internship of his master's program. He helped development the family program, taught psychoeducational classes about substance use, and co-facilitated group therapy and saw individual and family clients. After completing his master's in marriage and family therapy, he pursued his PhD at Texas Tech University where he researched substance use and other therapy interventions as well as practiced in the on-campus clinic seeing couples, individuals, and families. For his doctoral internship, Dr. Smith moved to Philadelphia to work with Dr. Guy Diamond at Drexel University to continue research and learn Attachment-Based Family Therapy. Upon graduation, Dr. Smith continued to work part-time at Drexel in the Couple and Family Therapy Program as an adjunct professor and supervisor. Dr. Smith then worked for two years at Child Guidance Resource Centers as a family-based therapist, where he served the Philadelphia community through intensive home- and community-based family therapy for children and adolescents displaying social, emotional and behavioral disorders and for their families. Since 2021, Dr. Smith has had his own private practice serving the Philadelphia and greater Pennsylvania community.

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Jesse Smith, LMFT

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Jesse Smith, LMFT, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Jesse Smith accepting new clients?

Yes, Jesse Smith is accepting new clients for online therapy in Pennsylvania.

Does Jesse Smith accept insurance?

No, Jesse Smith does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Jesse Smith offer?

Jesse Smith offers therapy for couples, families and individuals.

Does Jesse Smith offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Pennsylvania can book Jesse Smith for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Jesse Smith offer online therapy?

Yes, Jesse Smith offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Pennsylvania.

How quickly can I see Jesse Smith?

Jesse Smith typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current availability and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Jesse Smith speak?

Jesse Smith conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Jesse Smith online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Jesse Smith online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.