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Timi Smart, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Grief Depression Coping with life changes
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About me

I am licensed in Tennessee with 12 years as a therapist and 25 years of professional Social Work experience with cancer, dementia, senior adults, caregiver burnout, Hospice, long term care, hospitals, adoption/foster care, parenting, marriage/relationship issues, pregnancy loss, sexual abuse, training, false allegations in CPS cases. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with grief and loss, & depression. I also have experience working with coping with life changes. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. I am told I am very compassionate, caring and non judgmental. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Professional experience

12yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Grief Depression Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Blended Family Issues, Cancer, Caregiver issues and stress, Chronic pain illness and disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and separation, Domestic Violence, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Fertility Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Jealousy, Life purpose, Midlife crisis, Money and financial issues, Mood disorders , Multicultural Concerns, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic disorder and panic attacks, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic stress, Pregnancy and childbirth, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Sexual Assault and Abuse, Women's issues, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Live Chat

License information

TN LCSW 0007605


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Timi Smart. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Timi is amazing, professional, empathetic and understanding. You can truly tell that she wants to help others, with her knowledge and skills.

Written on Feb 29, 2024 after therapy with Timi for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

Timi is genuine adhd knowledgeable when it comes to complex issues. She truly cares about people.

Written on Feb 05, 2024 after therapy with Timi for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Timi has been very caring and understanding. I am very happy with our sessions

Written on Sep 13, 2023 after therapy with Timi for 1 month on issues concerning grief, and coping with life changes

Timi has been such a blessing to me! I would highly recommend her to anyone considering counseling services. She’s fantastic at what she does & gives the Lord the praise for it!

Written on Jan 06, 2023 after therapy with Timi for 2 weeks