Dr. Heather Smith Stewart

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Heather Smith Stewart, Ph.D., has been providing counseling to children, adults, couples, and families for 30 years. Dr. Smith Stewart received her undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee. She then obtained her Master’s in Counseling from Clemson University, followed by her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Connecticut. 

Dr. Smith Stewart is a member of the American Psychological Association, and has previously held state offices with the American Counseling Association. Dr. Smith Stewart is licensed as a Professional Counselor in the states of Connecticut and Virginia. 

In addition to providing therapy, Dr. Smith Stewart enjoys teaching. She has taught multiple classes and seminars for college students, parents, and professionals on a variety of topics around the country on topics such as:

  • Managing depression and anxiety

  • Anger management

  • Parenting education

  • Stress management

  • Personality disorders

  • Human development

  • Crisis intervention / Incident debriefing

  • Counseling and Diagnostic skills

Dr. Smith Stewart’s writing includes multiple curriculum for training professions in working with individuals who have both substance abuse and psychiatric diagnoses. 

Dr. Smith Stewart’s enthusiasm for working with individuals as a therapist and as a mediator for conflict resolution is clearly evident in her passion for helping others deal with life’s challenges. Most insurance accepted.


Dr. Smith Stewart's services include the following therapies:

  • Individual
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Child

Most therapy is conducted in person.  Telephone and online video chat sessions are also available.



Office Address:
915 First Colonial Rd, Ste 200
Virginia Beach, VA 23454

Located 2 miles north of I-264 on First Colonial Road between Southall Dr. and Wolfsnare Rd.

To make an appointment, please call (757) 502-8992.

New patients, please download, print, and fill out this intake packet.