Misty Smith, PhD, LPC-S Certified Sex Therapist

Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC-S, CST, NCC

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Misty Smith, PhD, LPC-S Certified Sex Therapist

Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC-S, CST, NCC


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Misty Smith, PhD, LPC-S Certified Sex Therapist
Birmingham, AL 35226
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Announcement icon I am offering tele-therapy via video/phone during this stressful time of uncertainty. Most insurance companies are covering these sessions!
Sexual issues with you and/or your partner? Sexual dysfunctions such as low libido, sexual pain, ED in men, etc.? Not everyone chooses the same sexual path in life...I choose to provide a safe, judgement-free environment to process & address sexual identity & alternative sexual lifestyle issues/struggles. Counseling areas: Sexual Therapy, Sexual Dysfunctions, Relationship/Marital/Pre-Marital, Sexual Addiction & Anxiety/Depression related to Sexual Issues. I have a PhD in Counselor Education, LPC since 2002, Certified Sex Therapist thru AASECT & Level 3 training for Gottman-Method Couples Therapy completed.
Contributor for Fox 6 Good Day Alabama, "Where is The Love?” on the 1st Thursday every month and Kurre & Klapow on 99.5 Sat evenings from 7pm-11pm. Columnist for About Town Magazine and Sexual Health Magazine.
I am the mother of 2 young children, 2 adult "bonus" children & 4 "chosen" children. Available for speaking engagements & trainings. Video, chat, phone, in-office, and e-mail sessions. Out of office sessions not covered. ~LPC supervision $500/mth

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $150
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Most out of state BCBS plans cover therapy.
  • New Directions
  • Optum
  • United Health Care (out-of-network)
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 21 Years
  • License: Alabama / 2082
  • School: Mississippi State University
  • Year Graduated: 2007

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: AASECT / Certified Sex Therapist
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Location

Misty Smith, PhD, LPC-S Certified Sex Therapist
Birmingham, AL 35226
Call Misty Smith
(205) 377-5820 x700
Ask about video sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Specialties
  • Sex Therapy
  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Men's Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
  • sexual dysfunction
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian
  • Gay

Client Focus

Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family / Marital
  • Gottman Method
  • I am Level 3 Gottman Trained.
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

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Misty is a highly qualified clinician and I highly recommend her expertise.

Strong clinical skills and creative thinking. Passionate about holistic care and overall wellness.
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Misty Smith, PhD, LPC-S Certified Sex Therapist, PhD, LPC-S, CST, NCC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Birmingham

Misty Smith, PhD, LPC-S Certified Sex Therapist

Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC-S, CST, NCC