She/Her/HersLicensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Raveen Smith is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker based in New York where she welcomes both adolescents and adults who are seeking to create change in their lives. Many of her clients struggle with trauma, anxiety, depression, and life transitions.
The symptoms of anxiety and depression can take a toll on you and begin to affect relationships, increase stress even impact performance at work. Raveen works with clients to explore core beliefs about themselves and the systems they exist within.
Raveen offers a person-centered approach to treatment and is committed to helping you improve the overall quality of your life. She offers a safe, nonjudgmental space and will help you gain the tools you need to start your therapy journey.
In starting with a new client, Raveen’s first priority is ensuring that they feel safe, validated, and like an equal partner in the therapy relationship. As a telehealth provider, she offers the convenience of remote sessions to help make therapy more accessible.
Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Race & cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity
Emotion regulation - Learning how to effectively manage the ups and downs of intense emotions; developing coping skills to use in a variety of settings to calm oneself and to give an appropriate amount of space to emotions
Years of Experience: 8 years
New York University , Master of Social Work , 2015
New York: 094570