Valerie Schmidt,

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor


Site Location:
Akron, Urban Vision

Clinical Interests:
Anxiety, Depression, Grief/Loss, Identity, Self-Esteem, Life Adjustment, Women’s Issues, Relationship Issues, and Trauma

Population Served:
Adults, Adolescents, Children 5+, Couples

Educational History:
Kent State University, BS in Nursing
Ashland University & Theological Seminary, MA in Clinical Pastoral Counseling
Clinical Trainings, Certifications and Professional Memberships-
Art Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Dialectal Behavioral Therapy
Grief Counseling
Early Childhood Trauma
Expressive Therapy
Sand Tray
Integrating Psychotherapy and Spiritual
Formational Prayer Training

Emerge & Community Involvement:
Counseling with women and children who are homeless