Michelle Smith, LCSW

She/Her

Michelle is a Therapist at Two Chairs in San Francisco.

She uses a collaborative approach in her work with clients, identifying challenges and working together to find solutions. Before pursuing work as a therapist, Michelle worked in the technology sector, and brings an understanding of the pressures and culture of that environment to therapy. She has a particular affinity for working with women around fertility, pregnancy, perinatal depression and anxiety, as well as the transition to motherhood.

In her free time, she enjoys knitting, cooking, and exploring.

Individual Therapy Expertise

Top Specialty Areas
  • Birth of a Child  
  • Women's Health
  • Stress Management / Burnout
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Parenting
  • Communication
  • Cultural Identity
  • Role Transitions
Top Therapy Modalities
  • Psychodynamic  
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing

Couples Therapy Expertise

Top Specialty Areas
Top Therapy Modalities

Michelle Smith, LCSW

She/Her

Michelle is a Therapist at Two Chairs in San Francisco.

She uses a collaborative approach in her work with clients, identifying challenges and working together to find solutions. Before pursuing work as a therapist, Michelle worked in the technology sector, and brings an understanding of the pressures and culture of that environment to therapy. She has a particular affinity for working with women around fertility, pregnancy, perinatal depression and anxiety, as well as the transition to motherhood.

In her free time, she enjoys knitting, cooking, and exploring.

Individual Therapy Expertise

Top Specialty Areas
  • Birth of a Child  
  • Women's Health
  • Stress Management / Burnout
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Parenting
  • Communication
  • Cultural Identity
  • Role Transitions
Top Therapy Modalities
  • Psychodynamic  
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing

Couples Therapy Expertise

Top Specialty Areas
Top Therapy Modalities
Education & Experience
  • Psychotherapist in private practice 
  • Clinical Social Worker at Mills Peninsula Outpatient Behavioral Health
  • Therapist at The Felton Institute
  • Therapist at Central Nassau Guidance and Counseling, Hicksville NY
  • Regional Coordinator for Postpartum Support International, NY
  • Social Work intern at Sid Jacobson JCC, East Hills, NY
  • Masters in Social Work, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
  • Undergraduate degree in Cognitive Science, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

Location
San Francisco Fidi—Virtual Only
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