​Individual, Group & Family Psychotherapy 

Mental Health Resources


Association for Play Therapy 

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 

Child Mind Institute

Child Trauma Academy

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)


Recommended Therapists


Child & Adolescent Therapists: 

Jennifer Weaver & Associates - McLean


Alexandria Place Therapy - Alexandria


Family & Child Therapy - Vienna


Gil Institute for Trauma Recovery & Education - Fairfax


Thrive Therapy Center - Fairfax


Crossroads Family Counseling Center - Fairfax


Creative Therapy Associates - Fairfax


These are local group practices that often have more availability.  For additional options, please contact me directly.


Group Therapy: 


Groups4Kids - online directory for DMV area


Find your own therapist:


Psychology Today - Online directory for local therapists



Crisis Resources


URGENT NEEDS: If you are in need of immediate assistance or it is a clinical emergency, please call 911 and/or go to your local emergency room.  


Other options for mental health care:


Fairfax County:
Merrifield Center - Children and adolescents
8221 Willow Oaks, Corporate Dr., Fairfax, VA 22031
703.559.3000 
24-Hour Emergency Services/Mobile Crisis Unit
703.573.5679
Inova Psychiatric Assessment Center (IPAC) - Adults
2740 Prosperity Ave., Suite 300, Fairfax, VA 22031
703.289.7560


Arlington County:
Emergency Services - All ages
2120 Washington Blvd., Arlington VA 22204
703.228.5160

Prince William County:
Emergency Services Division - All ages
Manassas - 703.792.7800
Woodbridge - 703.792.4900

Loudon County:
Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Assessment Center - All ages
102 Heritage Way, N.E., Leesburg, VA 
703.777.0320 – Request the CIT Deputy
Crisis Link – 703.527.4077


City of Alexandria:
Emergency Services - All ages
703.746.3401; ask to speak to an Emergency Services clinician
Walk-in Emergency Services - All ages
720 North Saint Asaph Street, 2nd Floor
Monday-Wednesday 8am-9pm., Thursday & Friday 8am-5pm


Additional child/adolescent crisis resource serving ArlingtonFairfaxLoudoun and Prince William Counties and the Cities of AlexandriaFairfaxFalls ChurchManassas and Manassas Park


Children's Regional Crisis Response (CR2) 24-Hour Emergency Services 844.627.4747



Crisis Text Line - Text START or HELLO to 741741
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK
Child at Risk Hotline: 1-800-792-5200
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