Find a Therapist at NetworkTherapy.com


Find a Therapist or Treatment Center

Highlights
   for Consumers
Find a Therapist
Find a Treatment Center
About Therapy
Research a Condition
Research a Medication
Support Groups
National Hotlines
Featured Articles
What's New

   for Providers
List Your Practice
List Your Treatment Center
Publish an Article
My Account
Webmail

Therapist Profile

» Provider Directory » Find a Therapist » Maryland » Bethesda Therapists » Therapist Profile

 

Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith

Office: Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith
4405 East West Highway
Suite 304
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: (301) 656-1404
E-mail:
Send e-mail to Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith Send e-mail
Web Site: practicaltherapy.net
fromaddictiontorecovery.com
Profession: Clinical Social Worker/Therapist
Services: Psychotherapy/Counseling
Consultation Services to Employers
Court Ordered Evaluations
Practice Description: I have expertise in working with alcoholism, addictions and recovery issues, as well as with relationship, couple, and family issues. I have worked in the field for over fifteen years. I work with adults and adolescents, in individual, couple, and family modalities. My approach is to meet you where you are, and to help you to move towards your goals, overcome obstacles, and achieve maximum growth. I use several therapeutic approaches, including cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic, and strengths-based techniques.

Therapy is a journey through which we find our authentic selves and become the best we can be. I believe that through therapy, profound and lasting positive change can occur. I am a doctor of psychology, as well as a licensed independent clinical social worker. I have spoken at international and national conferences, and on television, film, and radio about mental health treatment, addictions, and relationship issues. I have also served as a consultant for the U.S. Congress in substance abuse parity legislation. My bestselling books, "FROM ADDICTION TO RECOVERY," "PRACTICAL THERAPY," "LIVE AND LOVE EACH DAY," and "HOW TO STAY TOGETHER" are available at Amazon.com. Please visit my website: practicaltherapy.net.
Practice Specialties or Interests:

(Strengths are
in bold text)
Addictions
Alcoholism
Relationship Issues
ADHD
Adjustment Disorder
Adult Children of Alcoholics
Anxiety Disorders/Phobias
Co-dependency
Depression
Eating Disorders
Grief/Loss
Impaired Professionals
Infidelity
OCD
Self-esteem
Spirituality
Stress Management
Substance Abuse
Age Specialties: Adolescents
Adults
Elders
Session Formats: Individual
Couples
Family
Treatment Approaches: Behavioral
Biopsychosocial
Cognitive/Cognitive-Behavioral
Family Systems
Object Relations
Psychodynamic
Psychoeducational
Social Learning
Solution-Focused Brief Therapy
Additional Demographic Expertise: Asian American
Christian
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender
Middle Eastern
Military/Veterans
Women/Feminist
Additional Languages: French
Gujarati
Education: B.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1985

M.S.W., Catholic University of America, 1999

Psy.D, Southern California University, 2001
License #: 11151
License State: Maryland
Additional Licenses/ Certifications: Awarded "Best of Washington DC, Psychotherapy, 2013" by Washington DC Award Program.
Honored for achievement in the field of mental health by Strathmore's Who's Who Publication, 2013.
 

Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith, Therapist in Bethesda

 Other Offices
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 342-1762

 Helpful Links
Contact This Therapist
View Map of Location
E-mail This Profile to a Friend
Printer-Friendly Version
License Verification
Credential Abbreviations

 Additional Information
Years in Practice:  16-20
Gender:  Female
Accepting New Clients:  Yes
Wheelchair Accessible:  Yes
Public Transportation:  Yes

Return to Bethesda Therapists   •   New Therapist Search

Last Modified: 6/21/2017  


Home  |  Provider Directory  |  Mental Health Library  |  Resource Center  |  For Providers
Find a Therapist  |  Find a Treatment Center  |  List Your Practice  |  List Your Treatment Center
About Us  |  Contact Us  |  User Agreement  |  Privacy Policy  |  Site Map
This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here. The information provided on this site is for educational or informational purposes only and should not be treated as medical or behavioral health care advice. The information is not intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment or as a substitute for consultation with a qualified health care provider. Please consult your health care provider if you have any questions or concerns about your health.
Page Reference: Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith - Therapist in Bethesda, MD
Copyright © 2000-2017 NetworkTherapy.com, Inc. All rights reserved.
Welcome Guestbook What's New Site Map Find a Therapist Find a Treatment Center About Therapy Frequently Asked Questions Disorders & Conditions Medications Treatment Approaches Featured Articles News Archive Mental Health Dictionary Support Groups National Hotlines Web Directory Mental Health Books Related Web Sites For Providers Provider Login Back to Top of Profile of Dr. Anita Gadhia-Smith