Ashley Smith self-published, What's On My Mind? A Collection of Blog Entries from Overcoming Schizophrenia (2014). Her blog, Overcoming Schizophrenia was established in 2008, which continues to detail Ashley's lived experience. Her blog book is short, informative, and offers a hopeful outlook on recovery. 


Ashley Smith offers individual book coaching. She mentors writers, and specializes in non-fiction.

Ashley Smith was a NAMI Georgia state trainer for "In Our Own Voice" (2012-2018), and facilitated several training classes.


Ashley Smith is a trained speaker with NAMI Georgia (2010), and the Respect Institute of Georgia (2013). Ashley spoke for conferences, facilitated training, and workshops since 2010.