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Georgetown Psychology Associates is a multi-disciplinary practice offering a broad range of services to children, adolescents, adults, and families. Our group consists of licensed psychologists, speech-language therapists, occupational therapists, and learning specialists who are dedicated to understanding and treating a range of developmental, learning, and clinical issues. Our clinical expertise ranges from anxiety and depression to ADHD and learning disabilities, to language processing and sensory integration disorders to potty and sleep training.

We offer both comprehensive evaluations and a broad array of evidence-based treatments. Our trained professionals provide services in a variety of modes including individual, couples and group therapy, as well as parent training, school consultation, and individualized special services (e.g., speech and occupational therapy).

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Our providers are qualified and fully licensed professionals. We are committed to delivering the following services in a confidential, supportive, and caring environment. See below for more information.

Psychoeducational Evaluations

Recognizing and acknowledging that you or your...

child may have a learning disability or a condition such as ADHD that impacts learning can be difficult and stressful. However, learning difficulties are not uncommon. Seeking help early can reduce frustration and ensure you or your child receive appropriate services and guidance. For children and adults, psychoeducational testing is an important first step in understanding the nature of a problem, identifying particular areas of need, and developing treatment recommendations.
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Admissions Testing
For Independent Schools

Georgetown Psychology Associates provides admissions testing to children required to receive cognitive testing as part of the application process for independent, private schools in the Washington, D.C. area. We understand that in a close community, it can be very competitive to get your kids into the school that you feel will provide them with the most well-rounded and extensive learning experience.
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Speech-Language Evaluations

If your child is having difficulty speaking, being...

understood, finding the words to express basic needs, understanding directions, reading, or writing, a Speech-Language Evaluation will help clarify the nature of the problem and identify ways to help your child.
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Auditory Processing Evaluations

Auditory Processing Disorder (APD), also referred...

to as Central Auditory Processing Disorders (CAPD), is a disruption in how one processes spoken language. APD makes it difficult for children to listen and process verbal instruction. The process of receiving, remembering, understanding, and using auditory information is affected and can be overwhelming if your child is having difficulty in these areas. Wanting the best for your child is important and we are here to help.
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Occupational Therapy Evaluations

Occupational Therapy Evaluations are comprehensive...

evaluation services to address all areas of development/functioning.
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Anxiety Treatment - CBT

Child and Adult - is provided using a Cognitive...

Therapy model with an emphasis on exposure to help individuals alleviate anxiety and overcome fears and phobias. We focus on helping individuals alter their maladaptive behavior and thought patterns in order to reduce anxiety and improve their quality of life. Georgetown offers a wide range of options for conducting invivo (real life) exposures sessions to, for example, social situations or specific fears (e.g., elevators).
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Potty and Sleep Training

Potty training is a major milestone for your child...

(and you)! Potty training hinges on a child's physical and emotional readiness. Children are ready at different ages. Understanding the signs of readiness and knowing the practical steps involved will help ensure potty training success.
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Autism Spectrum Evaluations

Georgetown Psychology Associates provides Autism...

Spectrum Disorder (ASD) evaluations to determine if a child suffers from a neurodevelopment disorder such as Autism or Asperger's Syndrome. At present, the ASD category includes Autistic disorder (also referred to as "classic" autism), Asperger's Syndrome, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (or atypical autism).
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Counseling for Depression

Coping with depression is not easy but there is help...

Individuals with depression may feel sad, inadequate, hopeless, or irritable. Everyone feels these emotions at some point; however, if these feelings are persistent and interfere with your day-to-day life for weeks or months at a time, seeking help may be beneficial.
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Whether you are seeking help for yourself, your child, or you and your partner, the team at Georgetown Psychology Associates has the experience and resources you need. We realize the decision to seek help can be a giant leap. We are here to provide support and guidance.

Call us at (202) 333-6251 or contact us by completing our online intake form for more information about our services. Your call will be answered by the office manager or our 24-hour answering service to promptly get your message to the appropriate person.

Our office is conveniently located in Georgetown, close to downtown DC and surrounding areas. If you are a parent accompanying your child for testing, we encourage you to spend time exploring the city, relaxing, or shopping. Of course, you are also welcome to wait in the office if you prefer. There is plenty of parking with multiple lots and on-street parking. Our office is also located close to three Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority bus stops and the Foggy Bottom and Rosslyn metro stops. Read More »


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