Maria Zimmitti, Ph.D.

Dr. Maria Zimmitti is the President and Founder of Georgetown Psychology Associates with offices located in Georgetown, Bethesda and McLean. Dr. Zimmitti is a native of Los Angeles and relocated to Washington, DC, to complete her internship training at Georgetown University Hospital’s Child Development Center. She is a licensed clinical psychologist with 20 years’ experience evaluating and treating children, teens, and adults with ADHD, learning differences, anxiety, OCD, mood disorders, and autism spectrum disorders. Dr. Zimmitti also enjoys mentoring and training doctoral students. She currently serves as a Clinical Professor of Psychology in the Ph.D. Program at George Washington University.

Throughout her career, Dr. Zimmitti has been featured in numerous media outlets, including the Washington Post, CNN, The Huffington Post, and Parenting Magazine to provide her expertise on topics related to parenting and pediatric anxiety. Washington Parent magazine named her one of the area’s Favorite Docs in 2012. In 2018, Bethesda Magazine recognized Georgetown Psychology Associates as Best of Bethesda’s Top Vote Getter in the Child Therapy/Psychologist category.


Listen for the Tinkle

by Dr. Maria Zimmitti
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Listen for the Tinkle is a necessity for every parent in need of help with potty training and more extreme toileting issues, such as fear of the potty, constipation, and encopresis. This book provides expert advice with the understanding and honesty only another parent could have.

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