Treatment Specialties

Top Specialties for Individuals

  • ADHD

  • Anxiety/Stress

  • Trauma

Others Offered for Individuals

  • Academics/Learning
  • Behavior Concerns
  • Body Image
  • Combination Anxiety/Depression
  • Depression/Sadness
  • Divorce
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss
  • Life Transitions
  • Midlife Concerns
  • Obsessions/Compulsions
  • Parenting
  • Relationships
  • Self-Esteem
  • Serious Mental Illness
  • Sexuality/Intimacy
  • Women's Issues
  • Work/Career

Top Specialties for Couples

  • Communication

  • Premarital Counseling

  • Relationship Enhancement

Others Offered for Couples

  • Conflict
  • Cultural Concerns
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Difficulty with In-Laws/Extended Family
  • Gender Identity Questions
  • Health Concerns
  • Intimacy/Sexual Problems
  • Loss/Death
  • Money/Finances
  • Parenting Issues
  • Religion
  • Sexual Orientation Questions
  • Work-Family Balance

Provided Therapy Types

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Emotion Focused Individual Therapy (EFIT)
  • Trauma-Focused Therapy


  • Virtual Appointments

Appointment availability is dependent on both yours and the therapist’s schedules aligning. Complete our matching assessment to find an appointment that works with your schedule.

Working with Amber Smith, LCSW-C

How do you approach the beginning of your therapeutic work together?

Our first task will be establishing a healthy therapeutic relationship founded on mutual respect, trust, and empathy. We will collaborate to set your goals and explore the best methods to support you in fostering growth and empowerment.

What do you hope for your patients once you’ve concluded therapy?

Clients find that they have an increased ability to cope with strong emotion, navigate stressors, and change unhealthy patterns. Fostering these skills can lead to an increased sense of hope, resilience, healthier relationships, and a greater ability to treat yourself with compassion.


Approximate office location for Amber Smith, LCSW-C

Exact office address hidden

Near Washington, DC 20036

Insurance Accepted

  • Out-of-Network

Frequently Asked Questions

  • No more guessing when it comes to your mental health care.

    • Choosing the right therapist for you and your needs is key to the success of therapy.
    • We help you sort who's the right therapist or counselor for you by taking a deep dive into your needs and preferences.
    • Amber may be a good fit for you, but we’ll check for you.
  • If Amber is a good match for you, you'll have the opportunity to to request a therapy appointment.

    • To help you reach our mental health goals, Amber will show as an option for you to consider if they are a good match.
    • Amber might not be accepting new patients and we believe that getting therapy when you're looking for it is key.
    • We assist you by showing you therapists who are currently taking new patients.
  • You'll tell us your needs and preferences in a therapist in about 9 minutes.

  • You’ll tell us about your current challenges and struggles.

    • First, we gather practical details like when you're available for therapy appointments and where you're searching for.
    • Then, we dive even deeper and use our science-backed system to find potential therapists for you based on your symptoms, struggles and hopes for therapy.
    • You'll then choose from a highly personalized list.
    • If we can't find someone for you instantly, we can even continue our search for you!
  • You'll likley have choice when it comes to when you start therapy.

    • When you're presented with therapists to choose from you'll be given their next availability.
    • Openings can be within the next day or two or the following week.
    • Often you'll have multiple choices among a curated listed of therapists and you'll see what openings they have for you.

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