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Meet Pamela

Licensed Professional Counselor

Pamela Smith, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

How we respond to the complications in our lives matter. What if we didn’t allow fear to be the navigator on our life journey?

Pamela would like to help you become more discovery-oriented and more open to exploring your experiences and your life narratives.  By sorting through the complications, learning new skills to address these challenges, she believes you can move forward in becoming your most authentic self.

Pamela holds a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Roosevelt University.  Pamela enjoys working with children (10+), adolescents, couples and families. Pamela also enjoys working with adults experiencing challenges in their personal and/or professional life. Pamela strives to create a nurturing, non-judgmental, supportive therapeutic environment that encourages self-awareness, self-empowerment and skills building that leads to positive change.

Pamela’s experienced a long and successful career in the Corporate arena prior to counseling. Thus, Pamela has exceptional business acumen and understands the importance of workplace operational processes. Pamela has held positions in Business Design and Strategies, Information Technologies, Training, and Business Analyst – Logistics for a fortune 500 company.

Pamela is a fiber artist and loves working with natural fibers, as well as experimenting and creating art in other mediums: various metal, semi-precious stones, watercolors and acrylics.

Professional Development

Continuing education and training in the following areas:

  • Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • NAMA Certified Anger Management Specialist II- (CAMS-II)
  • PSI Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorder Certification of Completion
  • 40-hours Sexual Assault Crisis Intervention Training
  • Common Sense Parenting®
  • Gottman Method Couples Therapy Level 1 Clinical Training
  • Play Therapy
  • Sand Tray Therapy