Laurie Smith (she/her)

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Hi! I specialize in Trauma, Neurodiversity and Harm Reduction. I have 20yrs of experience and am a survivor of psychiatric harm.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Plymouth, MI

About My Clients

Trauma shows up in unexpected ways and is often an underlying factor and/or outcome in several unwanted feelings and behaviors. Add neurodiversity in a world that wants us all to fit in the same box and it's a recipe for internalized shame. Let's talk! I can shine a light on some parts of self you likely haven't been introduced to yet. And together, we will uncover and utilize your own best assets! Quality of Life improvements can typically be seen within 1-3 months.

My Background and Approach

I value alternative and indigenous ways of knowing and value the tools given to us by our Ancestors. I am an Activist, Podcaster (Clouded Compass Podcast), Course Creator, Author, Entrepreneur and Coach. Formerly Certified as Clinical Anxiety Treatment Provider; Clinical Trauma Provider, Addictions Informed Mental Health Provider, Compassion Fatigue, Diabetes Education and now offer ADHD/Autism Assessments for Adults. and I specialize in Trauma-focused, and neuro-affirming strengths based treatment and utilize Harm Reduction methods of healing informed by multiple modalities, spiritual and cultural influences.

My Personal Beliefs and Interests

I value individuality and diversity of treatment. All utilized modalities are individualized within a trauma-focused, neuro-affirming and harm reduction lens in order to meet the client where they are at in the change process. It is important to me that my clients begin to uncover the strengths that lie within and are empowered to begin experiencing life in a new way. Gender and Sexuality friendly. Experience with alternative lifestyles. Health workers and caregivers welcome.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross Complete
I offer online counseling in the following states:
I have experience with the following
  • Baha'i
  • Buddhism
  • Christianity
  • Hinduism
  • Islam
  • Jehovah's Witnesses
  • Judaism
  • Wicca/Paganism
  • Interfaith
  • Multifaith

At A Glance

  • Experience: 22 years of practice
  • Rate: $130 - 150/session

Info

(734)796-7500 Email Laurie
705 S Main St
Suite 101B
Plymouth, MI 48170

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