Victoria Smith, PhD

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Hope+Wellness is a therapy and counseling practice with a unique story. It was created based on our philosophy that hope can be found even in the most difficult seasons of life. We believe that people need hope and resilience to set goals and affect change, to persevere in the face of life challenges and thrive. Our approach is simple — we provide exceptional psychotherapy and assessment services to empower people to live happier, healthier lives.

At Hope+Wellness, we provide Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), mindfulness based therapies, and other premier evidence-based treatments. We work with children, teens, young adults, adults, and their families with depression, anxiety, ADHD, and stress and adjustment to life changes. We also specialize in working with women and high functioning individuals who are struggling with life, including career, relationships, and existential struggles, who are interested in taking their life to the next level and living at their fullest, highest potential.
At Hope+Wellness, we also provide comprehensive psychoeducational and neuropsychological testing for children, teens, and adults to help uncover explanations difficulties you may be experiencing. Our team includes psychologists with advanced expertise who will work with you to develop a unique, individualized action plan with recommendations to help maximize you or your child’s success in the road ahead. Our greatest intention in providing assessment services is to utilize our expertise to help our clients reach their highest potential in life, school, work, and relationships.

Our offices are located in Maryland, Virginia, and the Washington DC region. We also provide telehealth services to clients who have busy schedules and are looking for a greater sense of connection. As soon as you come to our practice, you will find a comfortable and calming atmosphere that will put your mind at ease. We believe that practicing good wellness invites greater peace, focus, and balance.

We believe that true emotional, behavioral, and mental wellness involves an individualized approach grounded in compassionate care. Our focus is on creating a personalized treatment plan so that you can receive the best care available to meet your needs — one completely tailored and focused on you.  
We are in network with all forms of BCBS, including Carefirst, Anthem, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Blue Choice. 
We're honored that you are considering inviting us to be a part of your journey. It’s natural to have questions, so please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any. We're happy to help!

Victoria Smith Reaches

Bethesda MD