• Taylor Smith, MSW, LISW

    Licensed Independent Social Worker

     

Licensure
Licensed Independent Social Worker

Education
Master’s degree in Social Work from YSU, 2018
Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from IUP, 2016

Professional History
Taylor has been working in the human services field since 2016. She began by working as a therapeutic staff support for children in the home, school, and community settings in Pennsylvania while she obtained her Master’s degree. Taylor began interning at PsyCare, where she was officially employed in June of 2018. Since her employment, Taylor has served clients as a therapist ranging in ages of early childhood to adulthood. She has also served as an early childhood mental health consultant, serving local pre-schools as support to children, families, and teachers.

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety

Professional Objectives
“As a social worker, I am dedicated to serving both children and adults as they explore themselves by supporting and empowering them to better handle their challenges and circumstances. I work with clients to help them develop their own goals in a therapeutic setting while providing them with strategies and referrals to best assist them in their process.”

Theoretical Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy

Certificates/Special Training

  • Working towards Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant accreditation

PsyCare Office(s) Served

  • Liberty