We found 5 providers matching psychotherapy treatment and who accept Coventry near Washington, DC.

Specializes in General Practice, Psychology
3800 Reservoir Road Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Ozge Kirgiz's specialties are general practice and psychology. Dr. Kirgiz's areas of expertise consist of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). She is professionally affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She honors MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

All Interests: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Specializes in Addiction Psychiatry
110 Irving Street, Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Chan Dang-Vu practices addiction psychiatry. Dr. Dang-Vu has a special interest in psychotherapy treatment. MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dang-Vu accepts. He graduated from Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy. Dr. Dang-Vu's residency was performed at St. Elizabeths Hospital, Washington D.C.. He has received distinctions including Fellowship, Apa-nimh and Alumnus of The Year, St. Elizabeth's Hospital Psychiatry Residency Program. Dr. Dang-Vu (or staff) speaks the following languages: Telephone Interpretation, Spanish, and Vietnamese. He is affiliated with MedStar Health. Dr. Dang-Vu has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , psychotherapy treatment

All Interests: Psychotherapy Treatment

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 16
  • Charge (avg.): $247
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $95

Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry
3800 Reservoir Road Nw, Georgetown University Hospital Department O.; 2115 Wisconsin Avenue Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Matthew Biel practices pediatric psychiatry in Washington, DC. He attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Biel's medical residency was performed at NYU Langone Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Biel include depression, psychotherapy treatment, and anxiety. MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Biel takes. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , psychotherapy treatment

All Interests: Depression, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Anxiety, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Psychotherapy ... (Read more)

Specializes in Psychiatry
216 Michigan Avenue Ne, 216 Michigan Avenue Ne; Floor 2
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Risa Fishman is a psychiatrist. She is an in-network provider for MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing her residency at New York State Psychiatric Institute, Dr. Fishman attended medical school at Boston University School of Medicine and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. She is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health. She welcomes new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 14
  • Charge (avg.): $82
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $26
Dr. Kathy Silver Katz, PhD
Specializes in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Child Psychology
3800 Reservoir Road Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Kathy Katz works as a developmental behavioral pediatrician and pediatric psychologist in Washington, DC. Clinical interests for Dr. Katz include behavior therapy, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and autism. She is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Katz accepts MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Katz welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , behavior therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), family therapy services

All Interests: Diagnostic Evaluation, Developmental Disabilities, Sleep Disorders, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, ... (Read more)

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What is Psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy is commonly referred to as talk therapy or simply therapy. Trained therapists help and guide patients as they talk through issues in their life and problem-solve ways to make healthy changes.

The use of therapy is extremely common, with millions of people going through therapy each year in the United States alone. It can be useful for patients who want to learn coping skills when they are facing difficult issues or need to heal from past trauma. Therapy can also be a support tool when patients are facing stressful periods in their life. Essentially, therapy is helpful any time life events require more mental or emotional resources than a patient currently has. Change is a major theme of therapy, offering a supportive environment for patients to make changes to their life or themselves so that past problems stop recurring in the future.

There are several different types of psychotherapy, with the most common being cognitive behavioral therapy or CBT. This type of therapy focuses on the connection between thoughts, feelings, and behavior. Dialectical behavior therapy, or DBT, is a form of CBT that encourages acceptance and validation as well as change. Interpersonal therapy focuses on relationships and communication as a pathway to feeling better. Psychoanalysis, an older form of therapy invented by Sigmund Freud, teaches that all problems stem from the unconscious. Although many people see therapists by themselves, not all psychotherapy is one-on-one. For example, in family therapy, the therapist treats a family as a unit. Patients can also participate in group therapy, where they meet as a group to work on issues.

Psychotherapy is a safe, powerful healing tool that can help patients lead happier and healthier lives. However, therapy is a joint effort between the patient and the therapist. Both need to work together in order for therapy to be effective.
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