Risa E Sanders

Psychologist, PhD

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Risa E Sanders

Psychologist, PhD


Location

Offers online therapy

Risa E. Sanders, Ph.D., PLLC
1313 Vincent Place
McLean, VA 22101
(703) 596-3664

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Does worry interfere with your quality of life? Are habits or certain behaviors troubling you? Are important relationships unsatisfying? Are you feeling more anger, stress, or sadness? i can help. As a Licensed Clinical Psychologist since 1984, I have extensive experience, and adhere to the highest professional and ethical standards. I welcome your call for an initial 10-15 minute chat to discuss your concerns. I specialize in stress and anxiety management, phobias( including emetophobia and illness phobias), OCD, fear of public speaking, school concerns, habit control, relationships, communication and social skills training, anger management, ADD/ADHD, parent training, procrastination, performance improvement, LGBT, and diabetes
I specialize in cognitive-behavior therapy My training enables me to bring a refreshing level of active involvement in helping clients set healthy goals, improve problem-solving skills, and develop their potential. I believe empathy, humor, creativity, respect, and collaboration are essential ingredients in the therapeutic process and work to add tools to your toolbox!
As a parent, former performing artist, school and community volunteer, writer and teacher, I have a great deal of real-world experience that is invaluable in understanding and helping my clients. I welcome your questions, and look forward to speaking with you to learn more about your goals.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $200
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Hours By Appointment
  • I may be in-network with additional plans.
  • Please feel welcome to call and inquire.
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Virginia / 0810002666
  • School: Nova University
  • Year Graduated: 1983

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Virginia Psychological Association
  • Certificate Date: 2012
  • Certificate: Nat. Register of Heath Svs. Pvdrs.in Psychology / Member
  • Certificate Date: 1985

Location

Risa E. Sanders, Ph.D., PLLC
1313 Vincent Place
McLean, VA 22101
(703) 596-3664
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Family Conflict
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Gambling
  • Gifted and Talented Assessment
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Gay Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 22 Jan 2021
Risa E Sanders, PhD, Psychologist in McLean

Risa E Sanders

Psychologist, PhD