Washington DC Therapy Adults Children, Couples Families

Therapy for Children, Adults, Couples & Families in Washington DC area

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor practicing psychotherapy in the District of Columbia. I work with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families.

My areas of clinical expertise include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Behavior modification related to self regulation, eating disorders, substance abuse, procrastination, executive functioning impairment, emotional modulation, and anger management
  • Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Life transitions, including grief and loss
  • State Department Employees, including Foreign Service Officers and their families

I offer therapy services for children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. My office is 0.5 miles from the Friendship Heights metro, and a block from Connecticut Ave. busses. I offer day, evening and weekend appointments, and also work with clients using telephone and video conferencing technology (e.g. Skype and Facetime).

I have presented numerous workshops and trainings for school counselors, faith-based organizations and places of worship; non-profit organizations and governmental agencies on topics such as:

  • Self care
  • Divorce
  • Suicide treatment and prevention
  • Grief, loss and trauma
  • Parenting and communication skills
  • Spiritually and/or Religiously integrated healing and growth
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples Counseling

NOTE:  New Phone Number:  (202)363-2222

Please contact me for more information, a telephone consultation or to schedule an initial appointment. If I am unable to take your call, please leave a message in my confidential voice mail box. You may also email me at debbieschechter@gmail.com