The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Wholistic Health & Wellness Program is pleased to welcome Michelle Smoke to the Mental Wellness team. Michelle joins the organization as a Mental Health Therapist.


Michelle is a graduate of Clarkson University, having obtained her Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with a minor in Business Administration. She also has attained three Master’s-Level Degrees from St. Lawrence University: a Master’s of Education & Certificate of Advanced Studies both in Counseling and Human Development, and a Master’s in Mental Health Counseling. Michelle is fully licensed in the State of New York as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and is working on completing her application as a Registered Psychotherapist in both Ontario and Quebec.


Michelle has been working within the community of Akwesasne for 19 years and brings a passion for helping others become more resilient and to take back their power in their healing journey. She helps her clients become their own navigators in their healing journey while giving them resiliency-building skills and a variety of coping strategies so her clients can find their inner peace.


Please join us in welcoming Michelle to the Mental Wellness Team.