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Toni Schmeider, LCDP

About Me

We Are Currently a Virtual Office 

Accepting New Clients in February

I have my MS, LCDP, CCJP, CATP, CGSC and also Recovery Coach Certified when the individual needs. I have 17 years of training in the criminal justice, substance abuse and mental health field.


I am well rounded on the particulars of Rhode Island District Court System.  I am particularly concerned with the substance abuse related issues, impact of loss and trauma as well as improving interventions to support trauma recovery for better emotional, physical, and relationship health.  


My approach emphasizes the mutual development of goals for therapy and providing ongoing evaluation of the therapeutic approach. Services can include individual, family, & group therapy.


I am trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing, and Crisis Intervention.  I continue to seek ongoing updates to my skills and knowledge base. 


I have invested in an approach emphasizing a more integrative, dynamic, and holistic approach to mental health and substance abuse.


I work with pre-teens, teens, adults, and families; I believe that it may help benefit them to have a safe space for them to process their thoughts and emotions. I believe, the purpose of therapy, is help set people free of what is truly weighing them down.


“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty”. Maya Angelou


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All About Therapy

Personalized Attention for All Your Needs

Perhaps you're down or anxious - maybe you're unsure about the future of a relationship, or just feel that you aren't living the life you were meant to lead. Whatever your needs may be, I am here to offer support. Therapy is a process of growth and self-discovery, and in my sessions, I promote behavioral transformation by encouraging a positive outlook and the adoption of new attitudes and reactions. I have the tools and professional experience to help you get back on track.



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Individual Therapy

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If you’re looking for quality Individual Therapy sessions with a certified Therapist that cares, then you’ve come to the right place. I guide my patients every step of the way and implement various methods to help them develop new attitudes towards all of life’s most complex matters. Schedule an appointment today and see what I can do for you.

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Family Therapy

Quality Care

In my therapy sessions, we’ll work to solve current problems and improve positive thinking and behavior. I will help you “re-frame” your reactions and provide you with valuable tools to cope with life’s obstacles. Get in touch to book an appointment.

Couples Therapy

Teen Girl Group Counseling 

Quality Care

Group counseling seeks to give teens a safe and comfortable place where they can work out problems and emotional concerns.

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Court Ordered Treatment: DUI, Substance Abuse Education and Anger Management 

A Happier, Healthier You

In some cases, it may be required for individuals on Probation, Parole, Justice Assistance or even Out on Bail to complete substance abuse and or mental health treatment. I am very aware of these particulars.
Offered is saliva toxicology screens and breathalyzer.
DUIs can be tricky; however, completing the appropriate program with an LCDP, that signs off on the paperwork going to the Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal is quite beneficial to you.
Please reach out now.

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Insurance Accepted

Payments Accepted Visa, Mastercard, Cash, FSA & HSA

Beacon Health Options (Blue Cross Blue Shield EAP) Neighborhood Health Plan, All Optum, UnitedHealth, Aetna, Cigna, Tufts, Harvard Pilgrim, Evernorth & Health Ist
Will work on a sliding fee that will be within your budget.

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Contact me today to schedule a personal consultation.
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Contact Me: call or text 401-287-7822.     Email for an appointment: Tonischmeider@hopebelieveachievellc.com 

Helping my clients develop the tools they need to cope with all of life’s obstacles.

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty”. Maya Angelou



Contact me today to learn more and book a session.

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