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Therapists in Washington, DC

In Washington DC, our expert therapists are devoted to tailoring care through evidence-based modalities. Masters of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and diverse methods, we craft a holistic mental health approach. Whether confronting anxiety, depression, trauma, or unique hurdles, our therapists adeptly apply evidence-based modalities for transformative growth.

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Alexandra Neuman – Clinical Graduate Intern

Allie Neuman is a clinical graduate intern counselor under the supervision of Brooke Shafer, LCPC, LPC. She believes that everyone deserves to feel safe, heard, and valued in the therapy ...

BROOKE SHAFER the counseling center of Maryland

Brooke Shafer, LCPC/LPC

Winner of the Best of Bethesda in Child and Adolescent Counseling for 2024, Brooke has previously worked in Elementary and Middle Schools and in mental health crisis situations, specializing in ...

Emily Rizzo, LCPC/LPC

For the last ten years, Emily has worked with teenagers, adults, and families as a counselor/therapist. During her career, Emily has worked with people from diverse cultural backgrounds, people of ...

Jeanily Cruz.therapist.the counseling center of Maryland

Jeanily Cruz, LICSW

Jeanily is a trauma-informed therapist who is deeply passionate about working with communities of color, those in the LGBTQ community and other marginalized individuals. She regularly helps clients who are ...


Melissa Melendez, LMSW, LGSW

Melissa is a licensed social worker in Maryland and Washington, DC. Melissa is passionate about providing individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, and young adults experiencing trauma, anxiety, and ...


Sapna Singh, LMSW

Sapna (she/her) is a trauma-informed therapist and licensed social worker in Washington, D.C. and Maryland. Before graduating with her MSW from Columbia University in 2023, Sapna was a special education elementary school ...

NICOLE FAYARD The Counseling center of Maryland

Nicole Fayard, LCPC/LPC, NCC

Nicole is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and board approved supervisor with a post master’s in Clinical Community Counseling from Johns Hopkins University. Nicole is also a National Certified Counselor ...

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