Last edited 02/14/2024

Lionel Smith LCSW

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Lionel Smith Licensed Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Sundayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM

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What does a first session with you look like?

Client can expect to appreciate a connectiveness and direction that comes through relationship and joint goals. Therapy must be an opportunity for the client to feel safe and comfortable sharing their hurts, habits and holdups that we all navigate through daily.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

Over the years of working in marginalized and military communities have resulted in extensive experience in substance abuse, trauma-related issues, especially male sexual abuse and PTSD. Formerly trained in the following therapeutic modalities: Family Systems/Family Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Attachment-Focused Family Therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy.

What are your biggest strengths as a therapist?

Client can expect to appreciate a connectiveness and direction that comes through relationship and joint goals. Therapy must be an opportunity for the client to feel safe and comfortable sharing their hurts, habits and holdups that we all navigate through daily.

Specialties

Race & Cultural Identity

Addiction

Men's health

Couples

General Expertise

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Spirituality & religion based issues

In-Network Insurance

Aetna

Cigna

UnitedHealthCare (UHC)

Cigna EAP

Humana

Optum

Fees

Individual Therapy$100

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy

Clientele

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)

Licensure

  • Georgia, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, CSW007482

Education

University of Southern California (CA)

Work History

Over the years of working in marginalized and military communities have resulted in extensive experience in substance abuse, trauma-related issues, especially male sexual abuse and PTSD. Formerly trained in the following therapeutic modalities: Family Systems/Family Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Attachment-Focused Family Therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy.

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Lionel Smith, LCSW

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

Is Lionel Smith accepting new clients?

Yes, Lionel Smith is accepting new clients for online therapy in Georgia.

Does Lionel Smith accept insurance?

Yes, Lionel Smith accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna, Cigna EAP, Humana, Optum and UnitedHealthCare (UHC).

What types of therapy does Lionel Smith offer?

Lionel Smith offers therapy for individuals.

Does Lionel Smith offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Georgia can book Lionel Smith for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Lionel Smith offer online therapy?

Yes, Lionel Smith offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in Georgia.

How quickly can I see Lionel Smith?

Lionel 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 Lionel Smith speak?

Lionel Smith conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Lionel Smith online?

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