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Marsha Smith, LCSW

Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapist
Focusing Trainer
Contact Info:
Evanston and Chicago, IL 60201 USA
Phone: 847-323-1717

Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapist (FOT) Information:
Clinical Training: Masters in Social Work in Mental health
Licensed By: State of Illinois
FOT Specialty Areas: Children, Trauma, Adolescents, Adults, Body Psychotherapy, Pain management, Couples
Other Specialty Areas: Depression, Anxiety, Stress relief, Mindfulness, Health issues

Focusing Trainer Information:
  • I offer Focusing training in individual sessions.
  • I offer Focusing training in individual phone sessions.
  • I offer Focusing workshops.
  • I am available for public presentations.
  • I am a TFI Certifying Coordinator. I offer training to become a TFI Certified Focusing Professional.
  • I am available to travel to teach workshops.
Focusing Trainer Specialty Areas: Children and/or their teachers, Spirituality/Meditation, Adolescents and/or their teachers, College students and/or their teachers, Body Work, Parenting
Other Focusing Trainer Specialty Areas: supervision
Personal Statement about Training Program:
I have enjoyed practicing and teaching Focusing and psychotherapy for 25 years. Currently I'm pursuing my love of integrating Focusing and mindfulness, Focusing and body work and teaching mind-body psychotherapy to professionals in a holistic health care setting. I offer individual and group training, psychotherapy and workshops and presentations to the community. Please feel free to call or write if you have questions and would like to know more.

A Sample of my Work:
'Every bad feeling has the potential to move toward a better way of being if you give it space..' Eugene Gendlin

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