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Karen To, PsyD

 

Dr. Karen To is a licensed clinical psychologist with over eighteen years of experience in working with adults, adolescents, and children in individual and couples therapy. Her style is warm and empathic, yet insightful and direct. She recognizes the uniqueness of each individual client and takes great care to respect the values and cultural perspectives of those she works with.


Dr. To helps clients reduce conflict and emotional pain, manage stress and improve communication skills. She works collaboratively with clients to help them identify and pursue their goals, improve the quality of their relationships, and achieve a greater sense of self-esteem. She specializes in depression, anxiety, relationship issues and family problems.

Dr. To obtained her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the APA accredited Argosy University, School of Professional Psychology. She graduated with a BA in Psychology from the University of Virginia. She has worked in a variety of settings including community mental health, acute inpatient psychiatric hospital, and nonprofit counseling centers
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Leslie Maron, LPC

 

Leslie Maron is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) with over 8 years experience working with adults, adolescents, couples and families.

Leslie sees people for a variety of reasons including relationship issues, grief, depression, anxiety, PTSD, trauma, LGBT issues, anger management, mood disorders and life transitions. She strives to create a safe and nurturing atmosphere in which clients can be supported in their efforts to change and grow, and to overcome feelings of being “stuck.” Her style is warm and collaborative and she uses a variety of therapy approaches to help clients develop healthier, more fulfilling relationships, alleviate and cope with stress, improve self-esteem, and to reach their full potential and goals.

Leslie received her Master’s degree from Johns Hopkins University in Clinical Counseling, and has worked in a variety of settings which include community mental health, government and nonprofit counseling centers. She spent her internship and numerous years working to help survivors of trauma and domestic violence.

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Patricia Kim, PhD

 

Dr. Patricia (Pattie) Kim is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with years of experience working with adults of all ages, backgrounds, and worldviews. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings including university counseling centers, Veterans Affairs, and inpatient units.

 

Pattie provides therapy for adults who present with a variety of clinical concerns such as interpersonal struggles, family concerns, anxiety, depression, trauma, and/or issues related to diversity and multicultural considerations. She uses interpersonal process, relational approaches, and CBT methods to provide a safe and open space for clients to explore how their past relationships can affect their current functioning. Through this exploration, Pattie hopes to help clients heal, grow, and thrive.

 

Pattie received her Master’s degree from Teachers College, Columbia University, and her PhD from Fordham University. She completed her APA-approved internship at Howard University Counseling Services.

 

Rebekah Cole, Ph.D.

 

Rebekah Cole is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). She has a Ph.D. in Counselor Education with over ten years of experience in the counseling field.

Rebekah’s goal is to help clients recognize their strengths so that they can overcome the challenges that they face. In each counseling session she focuses on empowering her clients to help them reach their goals. Finally, Rebekah utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to help clients become more aware of their thoughts and how these thoughts may affect their feelings and behavior.

Rebekah received her master’s degree in School Counseling from the College of William and Mary and her Ph.D. from Old Dominion University. She has worked in both school and community counseling settings and specializes with clients struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, behavioral, and family issues.

 

Nancy Baker, LPC

 

Nancy is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and is a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). She has been a counselor for over 12 years. Nancy earned her master's degree in counseling from Virginia Tech and her undergraduate degree in psychology and human development from The State university of New York. She is a former Fairfax County school counselor and has worked with children, adolescents, and families.

Nancy believes in building warm and trusting relationships so that a client feels comfortable doing the work that comes with making significant change. What resonates with her is the ability to work with someone through their personal narrative to find out how a person sees themselves, their worldview, and their strengths. Those strengths can then be utilized and built upon in other areas of life. With a background of working with children, play comes into much of what she does. Nancy has experience working with ADHD/ADD, ASD, anxiety, depression, emotional regulation, self-esteem, organization skills, goal setting, life transitions, and parent concerns.

Nancy's style of counseling is empathetic, positive, and kind. She uses a variety of counseling techniques and interventions which include but is not limited to; Solution-focused, Strength Based, Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Play therapy, and Narrative therapy.

 
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Alexis Worthy, LCSW

 

Alexis Worthy is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with over five years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families, and over 10 years of experience in the behavioral health field. She has worked in a variety of settings including intensive outpatient, community mental health, residential treatment centers, and long-term care.

 

Alexis sees people for a variety of concerns including depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, behavioral issues, anger management, and stress management.  Her approach is collaborative and client-centered, with an emphasis on assisting clients with feeling empowered and in control of their lives. Other therapeutic interventions utilized include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), relaxation therapy, and physical exercise.  

 

Alexis earned her Master of Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis, and has a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Boston College.  She is also a CrossFit Level I Trainer and has a background in personal training.

 
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Rebecca Kassabian, LCSW

 

Rebecca is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).  She earned her Masters in Social Work (MSW) from New York University and specialized in evidence based practice. She completed her undergraduate degree from William and Mary in sociology. 

 

Rebecca’s therapy style is compassionate, patient and genuine. Rebecca does not believe in a “one size fits all” approach to therapy and prefers to pull from a variety of theories to tailor the treatment to what best fits the client’s unique circumstances. She believes in respecting the dignity of each individual and incorporating their strengths into the forefront of treatment. Rebecca provides therapy for a variety of different concerns including:  anxiety, depression, emotional regulation, stress management, trauma, grief, relational and familial issues as well as generalized behavioral concerns and conflicts within clients' environments. 

 

Rebecca has a broad set of professional experience including traditional therapy, crisis intervention, social justice advocacy, and housing/ basic needs support. She has served as a social worker to adults; specifically military veterans, incarcerated individuals, and those experiencing homelessness.