Last edited 12/11/2023

Karl Smart NP

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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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?

Karl is a Nurse Practitioner with a wide range of experience providing care in outpatient psychiatric settings, inpatient medical consultation, inpatient pediatric units, individual therapy, group therapy, summer camps for children with medical illnesses and disabilities, and coming of age nature groups for adolescent boys. He has been working with Lifestance in Athens GA for the last 4 years. His previous roles include psychiatric care for students through the UC Berkeley student health center, psychiatirc consultation at John Muir Hospital system in the San Francisco, Bay area, and outpatient care at Oakland Children's Hospital. His strengths are clear and direct communication, collaboration with clients and their care team, as well as supportive counseling in conjunction with psychiatric care.



LGBTQIA related issues

Medication Management

General Expertise




LGBTQIA related issues

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Pregnancy, perinatal, & postpartum issues


Veterans' issues

In-Network Insurance



Cigna EAP


Elevance Health

Evernorth Health Services




Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy


  • Georgia, Nurse Practitioner, RN279645


University of California

Online Therapy

Office at 745 South Milledge Ave, Athens, GA

Frequently Asked Questions About Karl Smart, NP

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

Is Karl Smart accepting new clients?

Yes, Karl Smart is accepting new clients for online therapy in Georgia and in-person appointments at 745 South Milledge Ave, Suite 1A, Athens, GA, 30605.

Does Karl Smart accept insurance?

Yes, Karl Smart accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Elevance Health, Evernorth Health Services, Kaiser and MultiPlan.

Does Karl Smart offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Karl Smart offers in-person appointments at 745 South Milledge Ave, Suite 1A, Athens, GA, 30605.

Does Karl Smart offer online therapy?

Yes, Karl Smart offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Georgia.

How quickly can I see Karl Smart?

Karl Smart 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 Karl Smart speak?

Karl Smart conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Karl Smart online?

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