Child-Centered Play Therapy (CCPT)

Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)

Cognitive-Behavior Therapy (CBT) 

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

​Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE)

Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)

Ego State Therapy

Somatic Imagery 

Play Therapy

Filial Therapy (Parent-Child)


Sand Tray and Sand Play

​Psychodynamic Therapy

Behavior Therapy (ABA informed)

Social Skills

Expressive Therapies: Art, Yoga

Training & Experience

2018 Best of McLean Award


Master's in Social Work, Specialization in Clinical Mental Health

University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Bachelor's in Science, Psychology

Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA



Types of Therapy

Ms. Goldberg has experience working with children, adolescents and families impacted by the adoption and foster care system, domestic violence, special education, residential treatment, juvenile court system, homelessness and transitional housing, and mental health hospitalization.  

About Me

Individual, Group & Family Psychotherapy 

 ​Rebecca Goldberg is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and a Registered Play Therapist (RPT) who specializes in treating mental health issues across the lifespan.  Ms. Goldberg is currently licensed in the states of Virginia and Maryland.  


Ms. Goldberg works with children, adolescents and adults in various therapy settings, including individual, group and family psychotherapy.  She specializes in treatment of individuals and families impacted by  autism spectrum disorders (ASD),  ADHD, learning disabilities, developmental delays, sensory integration challenges, social skill deficits, behavioral difficulties, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, trauma histories including but not limited to neglect, sexual, and physical abuse, adjustment disorders, self-esteem issues, grief and loss, anger management, and parent-child relational issues.   


Ms. Goldberg is a member of the National Association for Social Workers (NASW), Greater Washington Society for Clinical Social Workers (GWSCSW), Washington Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology (WSPP), International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD), EMDR International Association (EMDRIA), and Association for Play Therapy (APT).  Ms. Goldberg holds a certification in Trauma-Informed Clinical Practice as well as advanced training in play therapy modalities.   Ms. Goldberg believes in lifelong learning and is continuously attending trainings and participating in advanced learning and supervision opportunities.  Rebecca Goldberg, LCSW was chosen for the 2018 Best of McLean Awards in the category of Psychotherapist.

Rebecca Goldberg, MSW, LCSW, RPT