School Linked Program

Nora Smyth, LGSW

Nora graduated from St. Catherine University and University of St. Thomas where she received her Masters degree in the field of Clinical Social Work where she published a clinical research paper on utilizing a strategic partnership between doulas and women experiencing domestic violence during pregnancy. She is a Licensed Graduate Social Worker in the state of Minnesota and is on track to become a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. 
Nora is passionate about mental health and enjoys using a holistic health modalities. She has facilitated Educational Series for Assaultive Behavior to men with disabilities, a drop-in group for women with various issues, a co-occurring disorders group for women, a women’s Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) skills group for co-occurring disorders, Relationship Violence Intervention program for court mandated men, and provided incarcerated women who are pregnant with education and group-based support to nurture healthy mother-child relationships and increase parenting confidence. Nora is currently providing in-home, community, and school-based mental health services to middle school students and their families in ISD 197.