Lisa Smith, MSW, LCSW is a licensed clinical social worker bringing over 15 years of clinical experience. She is an expert in a variety of treatment modalities with an emphasis on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). She has led a team in CBT for suicide and trained with the famous Beck Institute for CBT.
Lisa works with individuals across the lifespan. She enjoys and has deep expertise in working with children, adolescents, and young adults, and provides both individual and family therapy. She works together with her patients on whatever matters most to them and her deepest clinical experience is in working with those struggling with anxiety, depression, disruptive behavior, trauma and ADHD.
She has a strong clinical focus in the prevention of suicide and has been working on implementing the evidence-based strategy of CBT for suicidal patients in an outpatient setting. She’s created a curriculum specific to the treatment setting, provided direct practice training, supervision, and client advice to a team of clinical staff.
She has a particular interest in working with young adults as they transition from childhood to adulthood and she’s passionate about supporting individuals and families struggling to cope in their lives. Her practice is client-focused, supportive, practical, and driven by a collaborative approach. She provides secure telehealth services outside of work/school hours, which means she meets you literally where you are (via video). She is licensed in New Jersey.
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