Last updated: 8/30/2019

Nancy M. Smith, LCSW, LAC, MHP, GAL (406) 822-5422
Last Updated: 8/30/2019
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Degrees:
MSW

Years of Experience: 25

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English

Licensing:
MT - LCSW [635]
MT - Chemical Dependency Professional [765]
MT - Mental Health Counselor [495]

Credentials and Certifications:
Addictions Specialist, Certified (CAS)
Alcohol and Drug Treatment, Certified in
Certified Chemical Dependency Counselor (CCDC)
Certified Clinical Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Social Worker (C-CATODSW)
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Social Worker, Licensed Clinical (LCSW)

Office and Contact Information
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Choices for Change Counseling
304 Fourth Ave. E., P.O. Box 622
Superior, MT 59872  
www.choicesforchange.net
(406) 822-5422

Contact: Nancy M. Smith

Office Hours:
Mon: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Tue: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Wed: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Thu: By appointment
Fri: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Sat: By appointment
Sun: By appointment
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Choices
St. Regis, MT 59866  

(406) 649-2761

Contact: Nancy M. Smith

Office Hours:
Mon: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Tue: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Wed: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Thu: N/A
Fri: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Sun: By appointment
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 3 Hours

Accessibility:
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Home Visits
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Video Counseling (Skype, etc.)

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Anger Management Child Abuse and Neglect Domestic Violence Parenting Issues
Also serving:
Adoption/Foster Care Aging Anxiety/Panic Disorders Asperger's Syndrome Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Autism Spectrum Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Couple or Marital Issues Depression Developmental Disability Dissociative Disorders Dual Diagnosis Eating Disorders Education/Personal Development Elder Abuse Factitious Disorders (Munchausen Syndrome) Family Issues Forensic Gender Identity Grief/Loss Immigration/Newcomer Infant Mental Health Interpersonal Relationships Learning Disabilities Life Transitions Medication Management Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Personality Disorders Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Psychosomatic Runaways Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Sleep Disorders Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Suicidal Thoughts Trauma/PTSD Traumatic Brain Injury Women's Issues
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Case Management Cognitive/Behavioral Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Evaluation/Diagnostic Guardian ad Litem Home Study Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Supervised Visitation Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Advocacy Behavioral Behavioral Medicine Coaching Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Education Consultation Ericksonian Expressive Therapy Focusing Forensic Evaluation Geriatric Consultation Gestalt Holistic Information and Referral Internal Family Systems (IFS) Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Jungian Long-Term Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Narrative Therapy Outreach Parent Guidance Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Play Therapy Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychoanalysis Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychodynamic Psychological Testing and Evaluation Psychopharmacology Relational Sandplay Therapy Satir Schema Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Social Support Spiritual Counseling Systemic Traumatic Incident Reduction (TIR) Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Group Individual
Other methods:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Online Therapy Peer Support Supervision/Consultation
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)

Specific populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
Adopted AIDS/HIV+ Alzheimer's Biracial Brain/Head Injured Cancer Patients Caregivers Children of Divorce Chronic Illness College Students Corrections Officers Diabetes Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Gifted Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Interracial Families/Couples Learning Disability Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS) Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Obese or Overweight Offenders/Perpetrators Sensory Impaired (hearing, vision, etc) Step Families Suicidal Transgender Twins Unemployed
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian LDS/Mormon
Jewish
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Alaskan Native Asian Indian Native American Pacific Islander
Professional Associations
National Association of Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $100
Couples: $100
Group: $35
Family: $100

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Medicaid (or equivalent state insurance): Yes
Medicaid QMB: Yes
Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
Information & Referral
One Hour per week for Military and Families
Outreach
Prevention Programs

Insurance:
APS Healthcare Great-West Healthcare
Beacon Health Horizon Behavioral Services
Blue Cross & Blue Shield (Montana HealthLink) Magellan Behavioral Health
Blue Cross & Blue Shield (PPO) Managed Health Network
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) New West Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield (HMO) Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
CIGNA HealthCare TRICARE
First Health (Network, The) United Behavioral Health (UBH)
GEHA Health Plan for Federal Employees United Healthcare

Groups
Anger Control Enhancement
Anger Management,
Group Focus: Anger Management
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Other
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Choices for Change Counseling
Superior, MT 59872
Phone: (406) 822-5422
Meeting Time: Morning
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Wednesday

Social Skills Group
Interactive Therapeutic Group
Group Focus: Behavioral Problems
Anger Management
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Social Skills
Member Age: Children (6-12)
Adolescents (13-17)
Member Gender:
Relation to Focus:
Any
Children
Location: Choices for Change Counseling
Superior, MT 59872
Phone: (406) 822-5422
Meeting Time: Afternoon
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on

Eating Disordered Group
A program to help with weight loss and the emotional issues with any type of eating disorder
Group Focus: Eating Disorders
Group Status:
Group Type:
Forming
Therapy
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Choices for Change Counseling Center
304 Fourth Ave. East
Superior, MT 59872
Phone: (406) 822-5422
Meeting Time: From 3:00PM to 4:00PM
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Wednesday

Parent Education Program
Circle of Security Therapeutic Group
Group Focus: Parenting Issues
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Educational
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Relation to Focus:
Any
Parents
Location: Choices for Change Counseling
Superior, MT 59872
Phone: (406) 822-5422
Meeting Time: Morning
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on

CoDependent - Concerned Other Group
therapy group for concerned others re: co-dependency
Group Focus: Family Dysfunction
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Therapy
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Choices for Change Counseling
Superior, MT 59872
Phone: (406) 822-5422
Meeting Frequency: Every weeks on