Lewis A Winkler

Psychiatrist, MD

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Lewis A Winkler, MD, Psychiatrist in Washington
(202) 337-3444 Website

Lewis A Winkler

Psychiatrist, MD


Location

1226 31st Street Northwest
Washington, District of Columbia 20007
(202) 337-3444
Website

I work with a broad variety of patients and am very experienced in COMBINING and INTEGRATING individual, group, and couples psychotherapy with effective psychopharmacology,,, IF NEEDED I specialize in mood, anxiety, and personality disorders, both severe and more-moderate personality trait and style issues, and am also highly interested in helping people and couples grow out of "BINDS" they are in.. or... those that conflicting personality styles create,, I also specialize in workplace issues, work_created problems, vocational identity issues and have experience in E E O, Workers Comp, and other litigation

i have had extensive training and experience with analytic, existential, and interpersonal approaches, and also am in the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology as well I see the "worried_well" and those with more serious diagnoses and problems, and am able to refer patients to other medical specialists and to neuropsychologists as needed

i offer a warm nurturing therapeutic environment coupled with a "highly_focused" investigative approach to evaluate patients..I am interested in trauma and loss of all types, and peer group interpersonal experiences wich shape and create today s difficulties Peer group abuse and insecurity and interested in patients who seek. A "personality overhaul or tuneup"

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: SUNY Downstate Medical Center New York City
  • Year Graduated: 1967
  • License and State: MD4101 District of Columbia
  • Board Certification: psychiatry and neurology

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $90 - $300
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Adapt a personalized treatment plan ALL patients
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coordinate treatment current insurance benefits
  • GEHA
  • Great-West Life
  • Guardian
  • I coordinate with all insurance out of network
  • Personal financial considerations.i can deal with
  • TRICARE
  • The UCR rates for out of network providers
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Lewis A Winkler's Groups

ongoing ecclectic psychotherapy groups

ecclectic therapy groups integrating psychodynamic issues relationship issues personality patterns and psychopharmacology..i ALSO have a WEDNESDAY MORNING GROUP AT 730AM and a WEDNESDAY LUNCH GRoup at 12:00 NOON..mostly higher functioning people

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ongoing ecclectic psychotherapy groups

cohesive ecclectic ongoing therapy group with medication management IF NECESSARY

More about this group

ongoing ecclectic psychotherapy group

ecclectic ongoing psychotherapy group exploring issues and combining and integrating dynamic issues cognitive presets relationship issues and psychopharmacology as needed

More about this group

Location

1226 31st Street Northwest
Washington, District of Columbia 20007
(202) 337-3444
Website
Specialties
  • Personality Disorders
  • Relationship Issues
  • Depression
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Life Coaching
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • vocatonal problems and transitions
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Eclectic
  • Interpersonal
  • Psychodynamic
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 19 Feb 2019
Lewis A Winkler, MD, Psychiatrist in Washington

Lewis A Winkler

Psychiatrist, MD