Alexa Andewelt, MD, Psychiatrist in Washington
Wanting to improve your mental health? I am here to help you through that process! I am PASSIONATE about helping people feel better. Patients report that I am unique- in a good way :) (I asked them to elaborate!). I am: 1) WARM and create a COMFORTABLE environment where patients feel safe to divulge things that they have had trouble communicating before. 2) ATTENTIVE, processing everything you tell me. 3) NONJUDGEMENTAL. 4) I EDUCATE re: how medications work, why a particular medication may be good for you, etc... 5) We make decisions together as a TEAM
Our 1st session is 2 hours to establish a STRONG FOUNDATION to understand who you are, so we can be EFFICIENT in the process of making you feel better. If I am the type of psychiatrist that you think would be able to help you, contact me to get started!
LIKE MOST DC PROVIDERS, I DO NOT TAKE ANY INSURANCE- I DO PROVIDE YOU WITH A RECEIPT HOWEVER FOR YOU TO SUBMIT TO YOUR INSURANCE PROVIDER FOR REIMBURSEMENT .
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Alexa Andewelt now - (202) 559-4214

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • School: George Washington University School of Medicine
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License No. and State: MD038255 District of Columbia
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry- Adult

Finances

Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma and PTSD

Issues

  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Alzheimer's
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Sexuality

  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age

  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories

  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Interpersonal
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based

Modality

  • Individuals
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2017
Alexa Andewelt, MD, Psychiatrist in Washington

Alexa Andewelt

Psychiatrist, MD