Last edited 12/11/2023

Scott Smith PhD

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?

Dr Scott Smith, PhD, is a clinical psychologist with over 25 years experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. He is a native of Severna Park and attended local schools. While at Severna Park High School he graduated with honors, captained the football team and was recognized by the National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete. Dr. Smith attended college at Washington and Lee University where he majored in psychology and minored in journalism. He was captain of the football team, awarded an ROTC scholarship, and selected as the Outstanding Psychology Student his senior year. Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, he was also presented with an NCAA Scholar-Athlete award to continue his study of psychology in graduate school. Dr. Smith enjoys treating individuals and families with a variety of mental health concerns, helping them recognize strengths and make the most of their life circumstances.




LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise





Bipolar disorder

Eating disorders

Sleep & insomnia issues

LGBTQIA related issues

In-Network Insurance



Cigna EAP

Evernorth Health Services

Johns Hopkins Healthcare


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Internal Family Systems Therapy

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

Pastoral & Faith Based Counseling


  • Maryland, PhD, 2550


McGill University

Online Therapy

Office at 1511 Ritchie Highway, Arnold, MD

Frequently Asked Questions About Scott Smith, PhD

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

Is Scott Smith accepting new clients?

Yes, Scott Smith is accepting new clients for online therapy in Maryland and in-person appointments at 1511 Ritchie Highway, Suite 202, Arnold, MD, 21012.

Does Scott Smith accept insurance?

Yes, Scott Smith accepts insurance, including Aetna, CareFirst, Cigna EAP, Evernorth Health Services and Johns Hopkins Healthcare.

Does Scott Smith offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Scott Smith offers in-person appointments at 1511 Ritchie Highway, Suite 202, Arnold, MD, 21012.

Does Scott Smith offer online therapy?

Yes, Scott Smith offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Maryland.

How quickly can I see Scott Smith?

Scott 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 Scott Smith speak?

Scott Smith conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Scott Smith online?

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