Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22310
If you are experiencing any difficulties in life, one of the bravest things that you can do is seek help. I am here to help you accomplish your goals to live a happy, healthy, and successful life! Caring for others was introduced early in my life as I witnessed my family support foster youth in their homes, provide mental health services, and develop a nonprofit organization to support underserved populations - in honor of my late grandmother. I assist individuals in need of healing from depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders, grief, and other mood disorders.
Women's Issues
(571) 474-1004
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Alexandria, VA 22310
Women's Issues
If you are experiencing any difficulties in life, one of the bravest things that you can do is seek help. I am here to help you accomplish your goals to live a happy, healthy, and successful life! Caring for others was introduced early in my life as I witnessed my family support foster youth in their homes, provide mental health services, and develop a nonprofit organization to support underserved populations - in honor of my late grandmother. I assist individuals in need of healing from depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders, grief, and other mood disorders.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MDiv Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22304
Do you feel angry all the time and aren't sure why? Are you having recurring nightmares? Intrusive memories and thoughts? Do you avoid activities and places because they remind you of a painful experience? Has it been months or years and you are not getting any better? We chose to serve our country with a career in the military. We trained to be strong. What happens when, despite our best efforts, we are injured? At times we need professional guidance to maximize our recovery. I am a combat veteran, military spouse and mother.
Women's Issues
(254) 280-0303
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Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22304
Women's Issues
Do you feel angry all the time and aren't sure why? Are you having recurring nightmares? Intrusive memories and thoughts? Do you avoid activities and places because they remind you of a painful experience? Has it been months or years and you are not getting any better? We chose to serve our country with a career in the military. We trained to be strong. What happens when, despite our best efforts, we are injured? At times we need professional guidance to maximize our recovery. I am a combat veteran, military spouse and mother.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22314
I focus on creating a safe, collaborative, and trusting therapeutic relationship. I base my work on the belief that we are all affected by relationships. This can be relationships with family, partners, friends, co-workers, or even the relationship we have with ourself. How do we repair these relationships? Compassion, empathy, and understanding for ourselves and others. Sometimes other parts of us that feel anger, fear, or sadness can get in the way of this understanding. Psychotherapy can be a way to move through painful emotions and reconnect to your confidence, courage, and creativity.
Women's Issues
(202) 875-6159
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Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
I focus on creating a safe, collaborative, and trusting therapeutic relationship. I base my work on the belief that we are all affected by relationships. This can be relationships with family, partners, friends, co-workers, or even the relationship we have with ourself. How do we repair these relationships? Compassion, empathy, and understanding for ourselves and others. Sometimes other parts of us that feel anger, fear, or sadness can get in the way of this understanding. Psychotherapy can be a way to move through painful emotions and reconnect to your confidence, courage, and creativity.
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22310
Whether you're struggling with a particular issue, or just can't shake the feeling that there should be more to life, I am dedicated to help you create a healthier and more satisfying life. Getting support during difficult times can be helpful in encouraging yourself to move more confidently in a positive direction. I provide a caring environment in which you can gain better insight into yourself and your emotions, and embody this awareness in action that leads to an empowered life where you feel competent to take on life's challenges in a secure and confident way.
Women's Issues
(571) 777-0318
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Alexandria, VA 22310
Women's Issues
Whether you're struggling with a particular issue, or just can't shake the feeling that there should be more to life, I am dedicated to help you create a healthier and more satisfying life. Getting support during difficult times can be helpful in encouraging yourself to move more confidently in a positive direction. I provide a caring environment in which you can gain better insight into yourself and your emotions, and embody this awareness in action that leads to an empowered life where you feel competent to take on life's challenges in a secure and confident way.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22306
I know life can be very difficult sometimes and even the most functional or "successful" people may benefit from therapy. I am a seasoned psychologist who understands and can help with the difficulties we can all face, such as mood and anxiety struggles, sense of self or self-esteem issues, relationship concerns, school, job, and career challenges, trauma and grief issues, and/or the existential challenges (life purpose, deep loneliness, etc.) we can all face as humans. I am dedicated to work compassionately and effectively with adolescents and adults, be it via individual therapy, group therapy or family therapy.
Women's Issues
(703) 935-5202
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Alexandria, VA 22306
Women's Issues
I know life can be very difficult sometimes and even the most functional or "successful" people may benefit from therapy. I am a seasoned psychologist who understands and can help with the difficulties we can all face, such as mood and anxiety struggles, sense of self or self-esteem issues, relationship concerns, school, job, and career challenges, trauma and grief issues, and/or the existential challenges (life purpose, deep loneliness, etc.) we can all face as humans. I am dedicated to work compassionately and effectively with adolescents and adults, be it via individual therapy, group therapy or family therapy.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22302
I enjoy working with people who are struggling with challenges related to PTSD, traumatic stress, anxiety, depression, substance misuse/dependence, adjustment to major life changes, and interpersonal dynamics. I value the therapeutic relationship and use this working partnership to help clients gain an understanding of their struggles and develop greater self-efficacy as they manage their symptoms and difficulties. I am committed to using interventions and techniques that are proven to help meet the specific needs of each of my clients and will teach them the skills they need to reach their therapy goals.
Women's Issues
(571) 341-7392
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Alexandria, VA 22302
Women's Issues
I enjoy working with people who are struggling with challenges related to PTSD, traumatic stress, anxiety, depression, substance misuse/dependence, adjustment to major life changes, and interpersonal dynamics. I value the therapeutic relationship and use this working partnership to help clients gain an understanding of their struggles and develop greater self-efficacy as they manage their symptoms and difficulties. I am committed to using interventions and techniques that are proven to help meet the specific needs of each of my clients and will teach them the skills they need to reach their therapy goals.
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Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22311
My approach to helping you produce outstanding changes in your life begins with YOU. Rather than having a cookie-cutter "program," this is a process aimed to be what you need when you need it. Imagine yourself becoming much more confident, successful, and healthy as you take back control of your life. Whether your goal is to release fears & stress or eliminate unwanted habits, my goal is to give you the most effective process in the most efficient use of your time. Hypnosis can help you step into that "new normal" of your success.
Women's Issues
(703) 596-1868
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Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22311
Women's Issues
My approach to helping you produce outstanding changes in your life begins with YOU. Rather than having a cookie-cutter "program," this is a process aimed to be what you need when you need it. Imagine yourself becoming much more confident, successful, and healthy as you take back control of your life. Whether your goal is to release fears & stress or eliminate unwanted habits, my goal is to give you the most effective process in the most efficient use of your time. Hypnosis can help you step into that "new normal" of your success.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22314
I work with individuals and couples evolving through various stages of their lives, whether newly married, considering divorce or dealing with other emotional life changing events. While encouraging my clients to participate fully in the therapy process, I also hold clients accountable for their progress. I have successfully treated clients coping with depression, sex/intimacy, infidelity and anxiety issues. With sensitivity and compassion, I work with each client to help them build on their strengths and identify solutions to unresolved issues. The techniques my clients find most beneficial include: Enneagram Personality Assessments, PAIRS Daily Temperature Reading, and Relationship Detox.
Women's Issues
(703) 997-8383
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Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
I work with individuals and couples evolving through various stages of their lives, whether newly married, considering divorce or dealing with other emotional life changing events. While encouraging my clients to participate fully in the therapy process, I also hold clients accountable for their progress. I have successfully treated clients coping with depression, sex/intimacy, infidelity and anxiety issues. With sensitivity and compassion, I work with each client to help them build on their strengths and identify solutions to unresolved issues. The techniques my clients find most beneficial include: Enneagram Personality Assessments, PAIRS Daily Temperature Reading, and Relationship Detox.
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Psychologist, PsyD, LCP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22303
Dr. Hankins utilizes an integrative therapy approach designed to create a safe space to process emotions, gain new insight, and develop practical skills.
Women's Issues
(757) 566-7736
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Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22303
Women's Issues
Dr. Hankins utilizes an integrative therapy approach designed to create a safe space to process emotions, gain new insight, and develop practical skills.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22314
It is my belief that everyone has the ability to overcome and grow from life’s many challenges. I specialize in helping people cope with the internal and external stressors of life, specifically in relation to medical illness, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, infertility, complex grief, and bereavement. I do so by creating a safe space in order to build a strong therapeutic relationship. It is then that we can explore your personal experience while working to discover and strengthen coping skills to promote resiliency.
Women's Issues
(571) 223-6258
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Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
It is my belief that everyone has the ability to overcome and grow from life’s many challenges. I specialize in helping people cope with the internal and external stressors of life, specifically in relation to medical illness, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, infertility, complex grief, and bereavement. I do so by creating a safe space in order to build a strong therapeutic relationship. It is then that we can explore your personal experience while working to discover and strengthen coping skills to promote resiliency.
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Counselor, MS, LPC Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22307
At times, we all struggle with the inevitable trials of being human. You may be a parent or partner in a significant relationship struggling with connection, and in need of both practical and emotional support. At times, feelings of anxiety, apathy, and depression arise, and feelings of disconnection and loneliness can take hold. For others, we may be at a crossroads in our life, brought about by divorce, relocation, caregiving for a loved one, or a desire to have a bigger impact in our communities and the world. We may be asking ourselves BIG questions, “what’s next”, “what should I do”, and “what do I want from life”.
Women's Issues
(571) 252-5549
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Alexandria, VA 22307
Women's Issues
At times, we all struggle with the inevitable trials of being human. You may be a parent or partner in a significant relationship struggling with connection, and in need of both practical and emotional support. At times, feelings of anxiety, apathy, and depression arise, and feelings of disconnection and loneliness can take hold. For others, we may be at a crossroads in our life, brought about by divorce, relocation, caregiving for a loved one, or a desire to have a bigger impact in our communities and the world. We may be asking ourselves BIG questions, “what’s next”, “what should I do”, and “what do I want from life”.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, MS Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22304
Hayley Dodd is a Licensed Professional Counselor with extensive experience working with children, families, and adults in both private and non-profit sectors of the mental health field. She specializes in working with clients coping with trauma, issues of loss and change, anxiety, depression, and self-esteem. She brings a background of expertise in using experiential somatic therapies and simple art process techniques with clients of all ages, as well as play therapy techniques with children. I use a person-centered and integrative approach, utilizing the therapeutic relationship as a supportive and collaborative experience.
Women's Issues
(571) 989-6304 x8
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Alexandria, VA 22304
Women's Issues
Hayley Dodd is a Licensed Professional Counselor with extensive experience working with children, families, and adults in both private and non-profit sectors of the mental health field. She specializes in working with clients coping with trauma, issues of loss and change, anxiety, depression, and self-esteem. She brings a background of expertise in using experiential somatic therapies and simple art process techniques with clients of all ages, as well as play therapy techniques with children. I use a person-centered and integrative approach, utilizing the therapeutic relationship as a supportive and collaborative experience.
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LPC Intern, LPC Res Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22310
I am here to help. Do you feel as though nobody cares or even understands what you're going through? "Flowers need time to bloom. So do you". My style works to address the whole picture and fit your unique circumstances. I invite you to call or email me today. I'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. Life doesn't have to be this way. I am here to help.
Women's Issues
(301) 708-0774
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Alexandria, VA 22310
Women's Issues
I am here to help. Do you feel as though nobody cares or even understands what you're going through? "Flowers need time to bloom. So do you". My style works to address the whole picture and fit your unique circumstances. I invite you to call or email me today. I'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. Life doesn't have to be this way. I am here to help.
Photo of Marlene Joan Drucker, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22302
I have been in private practice for over 40 years. I tend to be warm, interactive and empathic with my clients as I believe a successful outcome is based on positive regard and trust between client and therapist. I am Humanistic and client centered in my approach, I believe that therapy is an ideal means to fully imagine one's potential and vision for a healthy, happy, and productive future however that is defined by the client.
Women's Issues
(703) 465-1515
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Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22302
Women's Issues
I have been in private practice for over 40 years. I tend to be warm, interactive and empathic with my clients as I believe a successful outcome is based on positive regard and trust between client and therapist. I am Humanistic and client centered in my approach, I believe that therapy is an ideal means to fully imagine one's potential and vision for a healthy, happy, and productive future however that is defined by the client.
Psychologist, JD, PhD Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
(703) 457-8706
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Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22314
We specialize in depression, anxiety, relationship issues, stress, infertility, and life coaching. What can you expect out of therapy? 1) Reducing symptoms: We’ll work together so you feel better as soon as possible by reducing your symptoms, whether it be feeling anxious or sleep problems. 2) Figuring out the root of your challenges: We’ll explore what caused you to feel this way in the first place so you can anticipate and prevent these challenges in the future. 3) Building your confidence going forward: You will learn and practice new skills that will help you feel confident overcoming future challenges.
Women's Issues
(571) 310-1604
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Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
We specialize in depression, anxiety, relationship issues, stress, infertility, and life coaching. What can you expect out of therapy? 1) Reducing symptoms: We’ll work together so you feel better as soon as possible by reducing your symptoms, whether it be feeling anxious or sleep problems. 2) Figuring out the root of your challenges: We’ll explore what caused you to feel this way in the first place so you can anticipate and prevent these challenges in the future. 3) Building your confidence going forward: You will learn and practice new skills that will help you feel confident overcoming future challenges.
Photo of Simona Efanov, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22314
*TELETHERAPY ONLY* I believe people continue to grow and foster their self-concept over time. Sudden life changes, chronic stress, and ongoing personal difficulties are challenging and affect how we adjust to life transitions. I see therapy as a process aiming to empower individuals to embrace their true self, foster self-awareness and personal growth. I aim to create a trusting environment for individuals and couples to explore recurrent patterns in relationships and cope with distressing emotions. I work with trauma survivors, first responders, law enforcement, and military families. I also specialize in couples counseling.
Women's Issues
(202) 629-0609
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Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
*TELETHERAPY ONLY* I believe people continue to grow and foster their self-concept over time. Sudden life changes, chronic stress, and ongoing personal difficulties are challenging and affect how we adjust to life transitions. I see therapy as a process aiming to empower individuals to embrace their true self, foster self-awareness and personal growth. I aim to create a trusting environment for individuals and couples to explore recurrent patterns in relationships and cope with distressing emotions. I work with trauma survivors, first responders, law enforcement, and military families. I also specialize in couples counseling.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22301
Sometimes life can become complicated, overwhelming, or difficult to manage. Life situations can change suddenly or maybe you have been struggling with an issue for a long time. Regardless of your situation, counseling can help you navigate through many things that you may experience. I provide effective counseling and work with you to address your concerns and reach your goals in a safe environment. I take a holistic approach to treatment and believe in establishing individualized treatment plans. I believe that everyone has the ability and power to make changes and work through life's challenges.
Women's Issues
(571) 366-3440
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Office is near:
Alexandria, VA 22301
Women's Issues
Sometimes life can become complicated, overwhelming, or difficult to manage. Life situations can change suddenly or maybe you have been struggling with an issue for a long time. Regardless of your situation, counseling can help you navigate through many things that you may experience. I provide effective counseling and work with you to address your concerns and reach your goals in a safe environment. I take a holistic approach to treatment and believe in establishing individualized treatment plans. I believe that everyone has the ability and power to make changes and work through life's challenges.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MAC Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22314
Feeling overwhelmed, anxious, irritability, sadness of the unknown? Watching everyone moving on with their lives and being successful? Are you battling with emotions, thoughts and/or behaviors that perhaps are self deprecating or self-sabotaging that creates cycle of shame/guilt or judgement? Sometimes we need sounding board to hear ourselves to sort out facts and myths. I will assist you by creating safe, honest and open dialogue in a non-judgmental setting, to support you in identifying and meeting yours goals. Watching people achieve their potential is the most rewarding aspect of my work.
Women's Issues
(703) 936-7680
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Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
Feeling overwhelmed, anxious, irritability, sadness of the unknown? Watching everyone moving on with their lives and being successful? Are you battling with emotions, thoughts and/or behaviors that perhaps are self deprecating or self-sabotaging that creates cycle of shame/guilt or judgement? Sometimes we need sounding board to hear ourselves to sort out facts and myths. I will assist you by creating safe, honest and open dialogue in a non-judgmental setting, to support you in identifying and meeting yours goals. Watching people achieve their potential is the most rewarding aspect of my work.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Alexandria, VA 22314
Sometimes even the strongest people need help to work through life’s more challenging problems. I offer psychotherapy to children, teens, adults, couples, and families, using a variety of modalities such as psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, play therapy, and family systems approaches. Working collaboratively, I tailor therapy to successfully address the client’s individual needs and goals. I also offer consultation with interested colleagues on issues involved in diagnosis and therapy, working with allied professionals, and encounters with the legal system.
Women's Issues
(571) 458-1492
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Alexandria, VA 22314
Women's Issues
Sometimes even the strongest people need help to work through life’s more challenging problems. I offer psychotherapy to children, teens, adults, couples, and families, using a variety of modalities such as psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, play therapy, and family systems approaches. Working collaboratively, I tailor therapy to successfully address the client’s individual needs and goals. I also offer consultation with interested colleagues on issues involved in diagnosis and therapy, working with allied professionals, and encounters with the legal system.

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Women's Issues Therapists
Alexandria women's therapists who have a special focus on women and women's issues, including women's emotional health, women's mental health and life transitions for women. Women's counseling in Alexandria may include caring for women and for women's self esteem, help for abused women, battered women and career women. Counseling for women and psychotherapy for women in Alexandria help with mental health issues and life transitions.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Alexandria are able to work with a wide range of issues. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Alexandria

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