Alyssa earned her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Walden University and her Bachelor’s degree with a major in Psychology from the University of South Florida. She completed her student internship for her Master’s Degree under the supervision of Jennifer Lagergren, LMHC, and continues to be under the supervision of Jennifer Lagergren, LMHC as she completes her Registered Mental Health Counselor Internship. 

Alyssa has a passion to work with children, adolescents, and young adults in the following areas:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Self Esteem
  • Therapeutic Play
  • Loss/Greif
  • Family Conflict
  • Social Skills

Alyssa focuses on providing a safe space and supportive environment where clients can explore and process their feelings, thoughts, and actions. She strives to assist clients in exploring concerns, identifying goals, and learning healthy coping tools for improved emotional health.

Alyssa Smith, MS, Registered Intern