Sylvia Tilton-SmithSylvia Tilton-Smith brings over 25 years of extensive professional experience in the areas of administration, employee assistance, consulting, counseling, teaching, and nursing.

She is a graduate of Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and the University of Cincinnati with a Masters degree (MSN) in Mental Health Nursing.

She is also a board certified member of the American Nurses Association and an Advanced Practice Nurse (APRN).

She is a licensed psychotherapist. Her medical background, in addition to her mental health background, assists her in integrating the vital aspects of the whole person into her therapy.

She has served in the role of Therapist, Educator, Employee Assistance Professional, Nurse, Coach, and Manager. She has experience in seminar presentation and mediation.

The settings she has been involved in include: hospitals, mental health centers, employee assistance programs, corporate settings, and private practices. She is also available for community and church presentations.

Professional Experience

  • The Health Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, EAP Systems, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    EAP Specialist / Therapist / Mediator / Presenter
  • Mental Health Resources, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Director / Therapist
  • LifeWay Counseling Centers, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Therapist
  • Outpatient Service Systems Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Therapist
  • Kaplan Test Preparation Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Instructor
  • Miami University, Oxford, Ohio - Hamilton Campus.
    Instructor
  • Bethesda Health Care Inc., Concern - Employee Assistance Program, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Counselor, Clinical Coordinator, and Presenter
  • Christian Counseling Center of Cincinnati, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Therapist
  • Dryer & Hanson Family Practice, Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Office Manager / Nurse (RN) / Therapist
  • Mental Health Services North Central, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Nurse (RN) / Therapist
  • University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Graduate Research Assistant & Student
  • Emerson A. North Psychiatric Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Manager / and Nurse (RN)
  • Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Staff Nurse (RN) - Emergency Staff Room Nurse
  • University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Nursing Instructor
  • Ontario County Home Health Agency, Canandaigua, New York.
    Public Health Nurse / Liaison Nurse
  • Memorial Hospital for Cancer & Allied Diseases, New York, New York.
    Staff Nurse (RN)

Education & Training

  • University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Master of Science in Nursing, 1982. Major in Adult Psychiatric Nursing; secondary concentration in Nursing Administration.
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1969. Ohio Board of Nursing, License Number: RN-134560
  • Reality Therapy Institute / Midwestern Center for Reality Therapy, Cincinnati, Ohio.
    Certification as a Reality Therapist, 1988.
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist, Certification, 1993.
    The Board on Certification for Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing Practice, Certification Number NS-02212
  • Member of the Association For Conflict Resolution 2005

Sylvia Tilton-Smith
500 Wessel Drive
Suite 2C
Fairfield, Ohio 45014
Phone: (513) 333-5800
Fax: (513) 741-4731
E-Mail Sylvia