Throughout her career, Teyhou has delivered quality care to her clients and excelled among her colleagues. Here are a few of the wonderful things Teyhou’s colleagues have to say about her work:

“Teyhou has a natural feel for this type of work” -Dr Ronald Banks, PsyD, Clinical Psychologist.

“Teyhou is able to identify the really important and underlying issues that a client is experiencing with great ease and finesse.”
Linda Seidman, MA, LMFT
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
North Hollywood, California.


“Teyhou has a passion for supporting the LGBTQ community with competent mental health services. She is adept at developing an empathic rapport to develop with clients and setting up a secure holding space to facilitate introspection. I am confident in Teyhou’s ability to expand her role as an advocate for the LGBTQ community.”
Ellen Hartwick, LCSW, Mental Health Director, LGBTQ Center.


“I first met Teyhou at my London Practice 14 years ago as a young woman searching for her place in the World.  She was passionate, unassuming, sympathetic and empathetic person in the real sense. She joined our practice in Dublin and was introduced to our cutting edge methods in the treatment of trauma and anxiety which she loved.  I see a very bright future for Teyhou and will always be her long term supporter.”
OwenConnolly, M.A, BSc (Hons) Psychology)
Owner, Consultant, Psychologist and Marriage and Family Therapist
Connolly Counseling Centre, Dublin Ireland.


“Teyhou is an amazing clinician that has real depth to her work with clients. I have trust in her clinical skills which will not let her down.”
Linda Seidman, MA, LMFT
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
North Hollywood, California.


“Teyhou uses her compassion and intelligence with her clients, which makes her a successful therapist. Her diverse clinical and life experiences inform her impressive treatment skills, and I highly recommend her to people seeking assistance”
Licensed Psychologist/Owner Connolly Counseling & Assessment
Los Angeles, California.


“I just wanted to take a minute to write you and tell you how amazing Ms. Smyth is!!! I’ve been at Cliffside Malibu for 3 weeks and all of her groups have meant the world to me! I can’t wait to work with her again. She has already changed my life in 3 weeks with her groups! Thanks for your time!” (Anonymous)


“Teyhou demonstrates a commitment and dedication to her clients. She upholds a high level of professionalism and is able to understand the complexities of conducting therapy in a therapeutic community, having to consider the context of the environment. She has a passion for the mental health field and this is conveyed through her work and would be a great asset to any program.”

Dr Rhonda Brinkley-Kennedy,PsyD, LMFT<
Founder and CEO