Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, LICSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
"Are you in your 20s or 30s and entering a new phase in your life? Nervous about all of the changes? You may be experiencing a quarterlife crisis. The Quarterlife Center (QLC) is a place where you can get help discovering answers about yourself and your relationships to figure out the road ahead. You can find out more by visiting our website: www.quarterlifecenter.com. For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please call us at 1-844-QLC-TALK (844-752-8255) or email us at talk@quarterlifecenter.com."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 868-8546
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"Are you in your 20s or 30s and entering a new phase in your life? Nervous about all of the changes? You may be experiencing a quarterlife crisis. The Quarterlife Center (QLC) is a place where you can get help discovering answers about yourself and your relationships to figure out the road ahead. You can find out more by visiting our website: www.quarterlifecenter.com. For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please call us at 1-844-QLC-TALK (844-752-8255) or email us at talk@quarterlifecenter.com."
DC Talk Therapy, LLC, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20008
"We specialize in helping young adults (20s and 30s) navigate the often turbulent period between college and middle age. We have 10 therapists -- with a combined 110 years of experience -- who have extensive experience working with this age group. Over the years we've helped more than 1,000 clients make positive and sustained changes in their lives, and we'd like to help you too. In addition to individual counseling, we provide couples therapy/marriage counseling and group therapy. We understand our clients' work demands, so we offer early morning appointments, evening appointments (until 10 pm) and Saturday hours (9 am-5 pm)."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 335-1958
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20008
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"We specialize in helping young adults (20s and 30s) navigate the often turbulent period between college and middle age. We have 10 therapists -- with a combined 110 years of experience -- who have extensive experience working with this age group. Over the years we've helped more than 1,000 clients make positive and sustained changes in their lives, and we'd like to help you too. In addition to individual counseling, we provide couples therapy/marriage counseling and group therapy. We understand our clients' work demands, so we offer early morning appointments, evening appointments (until 10 pm) and Saturday hours (9 am-5 pm)."
Giselle Ruzany, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20008
"I have been working successfully with depression, anxiety, PTSD, somatic and body image issues since the year 2000. I work in the present moment, attentive to content, process and relational aspects of the session. Aside from talk therapy, I facilitate change through experiential exercises such as meditation, movement, body and somatic awareness, gestalt role play, EMDR and cognitive and behavioral mindfulness. I am interested in how contact boundaries can be restored and built to a healthy state, creating a stronger and confident self."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(703) 468-8906
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20008
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"I have been working successfully with depression, anxiety, PTSD, somatic and body image issues since the year 2000. I work in the present moment, attentive to content, process and relational aspects of the session. Aside from talk therapy, I facilitate change through experiential exercises such as meditation, movement, body and somatic awareness, gestalt role play, EMDR and cognitive and behavioral mindfulness. I am interested in how contact boundaries can be restored and built to a healthy state, creating a stronger and confident self."
David B Sacks, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD, ABPP
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Washington, District of Columbia 20016
""Help! My stress is over the top!" Have you found yourself thinking this? Are you facing difficult circumstances such as relocation, bereavement, divorce, or job changes? Is stress from how you are being treated, or events in the world affecting you and/or your relationships? Is it harder to meet your commitments to family, friends, and/or groups and causes you care about? I specialize in helping adults, adolescents and families draw upon their strengths, solve problems, and develop new understanding and new skills."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(301) 660-2117
Verified
Office is near:
Washington, District of Columbia 20016
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
""Help! My stress is over the top!" Have you found yourself thinking this? Are you facing difficult circumstances such as relocation, bereavement, divorce, or job changes? Is stress from how you are being treated, or events in the world affecting you and/or your relationships? Is it harder to meet your commitments to family, friends, and/or groups and causes you care about? I specialize in helping adults, adolescents and families draw upon their strengths, solve problems, and develop new understanding and new skills."
Dona Paknejad, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20003
"Ms. Paknejad has been practicing in the Washington, D.C. area for a decade, focusing on supportive services that integrate cultural sensitivity, and physical, and psychological support. Ms. Paknejad has extensive experience working with domestic and international families living and working in the DC MD VA area, including addressing changes in mood and overall functioning and focusing on issues and stresses around assimilation and acculturation due to changes in one's personal and professional settings. Through the use of solution focused techniques, Ms. Paknejad's clients are able to achieve measurable improvements."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(201) 561-8369
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20003
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"Ms. Paknejad has been practicing in the Washington, D.C. area for a decade, focusing on supportive services that integrate cultural sensitivity, and physical, and psychological support. Ms. Paknejad has extensive experience working with domestic and international families living and working in the DC MD VA area, including addressing changes in mood and overall functioning and focusing on issues and stresses around assimilation and acculturation due to changes in one's personal and professional settings. Through the use of solution focused techniques, Ms. Paknejad's clients are able to achieve measurable improvements."
Teresa E. Doniger, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"I place a strong emphasis on understanding the 'systems' within which my clients exist -- systems such as family, work place, school, social life, and other types of environments and relationships. I am interested in helping you understand these various aspects of your life in order to identify patterns of thought and behavior that may be creating discomfort or dissatisfaction for you."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 335-7347
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"I place a strong emphasis on understanding the 'systems' within which my clients exist -- systems such as family, work place, school, social life, and other types of environments and relationships. I am interested in helping you understand these various aspects of your life in order to identify patterns of thought and behavior that may be creating discomfort or dissatisfaction for you."
Bryce W Phillips, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"I realize that for an individual to take the first steps toward looking inward at various psychological conflicts may be an anxiety-provoking process in and of itself, may even be a sense of relief, or a combination of the two. Through my professional training and experience in various treatment settings, I have had the honor to work with individuals and provide them the respect, privacy, and confidentiality that I believe every human being deserves. I focus on providing a safe, trusting, and confidential environment in which one may gain insight and understanding and ultimately grow through this therapeutic relationship."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 455-6915
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"I realize that for an individual to take the first steps toward looking inward at various psychological conflicts may be an anxiety-provoking process in and of itself, may even be a sense of relief, or a combination of the two. Through my professional training and experience in various treatment settings, I have had the honor to work with individuals and provide them the respect, privacy, and confidentiality that I believe every human being deserves. I focus on providing a safe, trusting, and confidential environment in which one may gain insight and understanding and ultimately grow through this therapeutic relationship."
Mariana Figueira, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"Through an empathic, supportive, and collaborative therapeutic approach, I will focus on helping you understand what is getting in the way of you feeling more fulfilled in life. Perhaps you question your ability to sustain meaningful and lasting relationships. Or you worry about how others see you, spend too much energy trying to please people, and doubt your attractiveness and worthiness to them. I believe therapy can help you develop a more authentic relationship with yourself, allowing you to be more clear in your communication with others. I have ample experience and enjoy working with clients struggling with depression, anxiety, grief/loss, and career concerns."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 517-9408
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"Through an empathic, supportive, and collaborative therapeutic approach, I will focus on helping you understand what is getting in the way of you feeling more fulfilled in life. Perhaps you question your ability to sustain meaningful and lasting relationships. Or you worry about how others see you, spend too much energy trying to please people, and doubt your attractiveness and worthiness to them. I believe therapy can help you develop a more authentic relationship with yourself, allowing you to be more clear in your communication with others. I have ample experience and enjoy working with clients struggling with depression, anxiety, grief/loss, and career concerns."
Kate Kelly, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, MSW, LICSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20008
"I’m the founder and director of The Center for Family Well-Being, where we aim -- through our groups, individual therapy, and classes -- to help kids, teens, adults, couples, and families fully realize their potential with confidence, understanding, and an open heart. We're a group of highly-trained holistic therapists who integrate Western psychotherapy with the wisdom of Eastern mindful awareness practice, as well as other mind-body healing methods, for greater awareness, connection, and well-being for our clients -- within themselves and with others in their lives. "
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 804-8054
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20008
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"I’m the founder and director of The Center for Family Well-Being, where we aim -- through our groups, individual therapy, and classes -- to help kids, teens, adults, couples, and families fully realize their potential with confidence, understanding, and an open heart. We're a group of highly-trained holistic therapists who integrate Western psychotherapy with the wisdom of Eastern mindful awareness practice, as well as other mind-body healing methods, for greater awareness, connection, and well-being for our clients -- within themselves and with others in their lives. "
Dr. Kerley Perminio Most, Pastoral Counselor/Therapist
Pastoral Counselor/Therapist, PhD, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20003
"Thank you for reaching out and for being intentional about finding support. You are unique and have gifts to offer the Universe and your community that only you can give! Relational conflict and emotional pain/discomfort from various sources or situations happen often during our journey as humans in this world. I am trained to hold a safe space for you as you mourn your pain/loss and use your personal/spiritual resources to create a path forward that makes sense to you. I am skilled to promote hope, so that you can find the healing and growth that you have been seeking. "
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 733-6475
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20003
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"Thank you for reaching out and for being intentional about finding support. You are unique and have gifts to offer the Universe and your community that only you can give! Relational conflict and emotional pain/discomfort from various sources or situations happen often during our journey as humans in this world. I am trained to hold a safe space for you as you mourn your pain/loss and use your personal/spiritual resources to create a path forward that makes sense to you. I am skilled to promote hope, so that you can find the healing and growth that you have been seeking. "
Daniel Turetsky, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20007
"I have been helping individuals and couples work through difficult issues in order to have a more fulfilling life for over fifteen years. Having been trained to work with people across the lifespan has enabled me to integrate an understanding of the origins, development and resolution of behavior and relationship patterns which are presently holding the client back from important accomplishments or feelings of well-being in their lives, even though these patterns may very well have historically originated out of a functional need."
Mood Disorders
Portuguese
(202) 210-5947
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20007
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Mood Disorders
Portuguese
"I have been helping individuals and couples work through difficult issues in order to have a more fulfilling life for over fifteen years. Having been trained to work with people across the lifespan has enabled me to integrate an understanding of the origins, development and resolution of behavior and relationship patterns which are presently holding the client back from important accomplishments or feelings of well-being in their lives, even though these patterns may very well have historically originated out of a functional need."
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Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
"I have been a psychotherapist for ten years working with diverse clients on an individual, group and couples basis. I am adept at working with persons who have intra- and interpersonal concerns. I assist clients with developing strategies and healthier coping skills for addressing the challenges of life. The theories, strategies and techniques I use in sessions are based solely on the needs of the client. My theoretical tool box can range from specific approaches such as Psychodynamic and Humanistic to more Eclectic approach."
(202) 509-9399
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
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"I have been a psychotherapist for ten years working with diverse clients on an individual, group and couples basis. I am adept at working with persons who have intra- and interpersonal concerns. I assist clients with developing strategies and healthier coping skills for addressing the challenges of life. The theories, strategies and techniques I use in sessions are based solely on the needs of the client. My theoretical tool box can range from specific approaches such as Psychodynamic and Humanistic to more Eclectic approach."
Angela M Snyder, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"Often when people come to see me, they have been experiencing the pain and challenges of life much more than the pleasure, and they desire to feel better and enjoy life more fully. I have worked with men and women who experience this pain in many forms, including anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, eating disorders, grief, or the aftermath of trauma. In addition, I have worked extensively with immigrants, first generation citizens, international students and professionals, and people who consider themselves multicultural."
(202) 681-3923
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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"Often when people come to see me, they have been experiencing the pain and challenges of life much more than the pleasure, and they desire to feel better and enjoy life more fully. I have worked with men and women who experience this pain in many forms, including anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, eating disorders, grief, or the aftermath of trauma. In addition, I have worked extensively with immigrants, first generation citizens, international students and professionals, and people who consider themselves multicultural."
Heather O'Shaughnessy, Counselor
Counselor, LPC
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Washington, District of Columbia 20015
"Are you facing a crisis, difficult time, transition period, or relationship conflict? Are you feeling blocked by trauma in your past, stuck in a behavioral pattern that is making you miserable? If so, you are wanted and welcome here. Let's partner to change your life so that you can experience more joy and clarity of thought."
(301) 265-2378
Verified
Office is near:
Washington, District of Columbia 20015
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"Are you facing a crisis, difficult time, transition period, or relationship conflict? Are you feeling blocked by trauma in your past, stuck in a behavioral pattern that is making you miserable? If so, you are wanted and welcome here. Let's partner to change your life so that you can experience more joy and clarity of thought."
Joanne Wolf Small, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW-C
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Washington, District of Columbia 20017
"I've learned from life experience, and 30 plus years working in community mental health, and private practice that most of us have difficulty coping with change Even more so when change feels unwelcome. And, involves an event or condition that alters our relationship with the people closest to us-our family, colleagues, and friends. Creating conflict, and leaving us feeling overwhelmed, depressed, and anxious about taking next steps. I am committed to helping you explore constructive solutions so you can better manage life-changing transitions, and achieve personal objectives"
(301) 298-3135
Verified
Office is near:
Washington, District of Columbia 20017
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"I've learned from life experience, and 30 plus years working in community mental health, and private practice that most of us have difficulty coping with change Even more so when change feels unwelcome. And, involves an event or condition that alters our relationship with the people closest to us-our family, colleagues, and friends. Creating conflict, and leaving us feeling overwhelmed, depressed, and anxious about taking next steps. I am committed to helping you explore constructive solutions so you can better manage life-changing transitions, and achieve personal objectives"
Sheryl Aaron, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LICSW, LCSW-C
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20009
"Whether you're struggling with relationships, navigating life transitions, feeling paralyzed by depression or anxiety, or trying to overcome trauma, I'd like to help you feel less stuck and more empowered to live a healthier, more meaningful life. Clients say they appreciate my warmth, humor and collaborative style as we tackle the sometimes difficult work of therapy as a team."
(202) 999-3386
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20009
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"Whether you're struggling with relationships, navigating life transitions, feeling paralyzed by depression or anxiety, or trying to overcome trauma, I'd like to help you feel less stuck and more empowered to live a healthier, more meaningful life. Clients say they appreciate my warmth, humor and collaborative style as we tackle the sometimes difficult work of therapy as a team."
Candice Vinson, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"Are you feeling depressed, anxious, stressed, or generally unsatisfied with an important aspect of your life? Maybe your relationships with others are suffering or you feel unfulfilled/unhappy. It's normal to struggle at different points in our lives, and I firmly believe that your willingness to ask for help is a sign of strength and commitment to your goals. Ultimately, therapy is a collaboration between two people who are dedicated to removing obstacles between you and the life you deserve and desire. My doctoral training provides a highly effective skill set to guide you to a healthier, happier path."
(202) 350-0549
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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"Are you feeling depressed, anxious, stressed, or generally unsatisfied with an important aspect of your life? Maybe your relationships with others are suffering or you feel unfulfilled/unhappy. It's normal to struggle at different points in our lives, and I firmly believe that your willingness to ask for help is a sign of strength and commitment to your goals. Ultimately, therapy is a collaboration between two people who are dedicated to removing obstacles between you and the life you deserve and desire. My doctoral training provides a highly effective skill set to guide you to a healthier, happier path."
Oksana Zadoro, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, MSFS, LICSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"I believe that in order to make changes in our lives we need to start by looking at our relationship to ourselves, to the world and to people in it. Some of our patterns of relating were set in motion long before we had any awareness of or language for our emotions. In my practice I have found that a compassionate, respectful and mutually trusting approach can lead to meaningful change and ultimately a more authentic and fulfilling life."
(202) 684-7844
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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"I believe that in order to make changes in our lives we need to start by looking at our relationship to ourselves, to the world and to people in it. Some of our patterns of relating were set in motion long before we had any awareness of or language for our emotions. In my practice I have found that a compassionate, respectful and mutually trusting approach can lead to meaningful change and ultimately a more authentic and fulfilling life."
Sara Oliveri,
MAPP, MCLC
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"Have you ever experienced a moment when you felt truly inspired by life? Through life coaching, I help people to create lives that allow them to stay connected to that feeling of awe and miraculousness every day! Do you desire a more meaningful career? Do you want more fulfilling relationships? Do you want to better understand yourself or feel more confident? If YES to any of these questions, life coaching with me can help."
(202) 803-7184
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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"Have you ever experienced a moment when you felt truly inspired by life? Through life coaching, I help people to create lives that allow them to stay connected to that feeling of awe and miraculousness every day! Do you desire a more meaningful career? Do you want more fulfilling relationships? Do you want to better understand yourself or feel more confident? If YES to any of these questions, life coaching with me can help."
Natalie Rusch, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
"**Not currently accepting new clients** Making the decision to pursue therapy takes strength and courage. Once you have made that decision, it is important to find a therapist who is the right fit for you. As a therapist, I seek to provide warmth, genuineness, care, and support to my clients in order to establish a relationship of trust in a safe and affirming environment. I believe that therapy is not just about reducing distress, but about promoting overall wellness, building resilience, and celebrating existing strengths. I take a collaborative approach to my work with clients, adapting my style to meet each person's needs."
(202) 798-1894
Verified
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
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"**Not currently accepting new clients** Making the decision to pursue therapy takes strength and courage. Once you have made that decision, it is important to find a therapist who is the right fit for you. As a therapist, I seek to provide warmth, genuineness, care, and support to my clients in order to establish a relationship of trust in a safe and affirming environment. I believe that therapy is not just about reducing distress, but about promoting overall wellness, building resilience, and celebrating existing strengths. I take a collaborative approach to my work with clients, adapting my style to meet each person's needs."

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Mood Disorders (Seasonal Affective, Post-Partum) Therapists
Mood Disorder is a clinical term given to a group of diagnoses in the DSM IV guide where an imbalance in someone's mood (e.g. hyper or depressed) is the main underlying feature of their condition. Mood Disorder may also be referred to as Mood Affective Disorder. Two types of mood disorders (or mood affective disorders) are broadly recognized; there are depressive disorders, such as major depressive disorder (MDD), clinical depression or major depression. And bipolar disorder (BD), which used to be known as manic depression and is characterized by periods of mania or hypomania, interlaced with depressive episodes.

Seasonal Affective Mood Disorder or Seasonal Mood Disorder (SAD) is generally included within the former type/group as it's not characterized by hyper or manic moods.

If you're looking for help with mood disorders in Washington or for a Washington mood disorder Therapist these professionals provide help for mood disorders. They include mood disorder Therapists in Washington, mood disorder psychologists, mood disorder psychotherapists and mood disorder counselors. They can help with counseling for mood disorders in Washington (mood disorder counseling) and Washington treatment for mood disorders.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Washington are able to work with a wide range of issues.

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Washington you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Washington and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Washington or family therapy in Washington.