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

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

Dr. Matthew Biel works as a pediatric psychiatrist in Washington, DC. He has indicated that his clinical interests include depression, psychotherapy treatment, and anxiety. Dr. Biel takes MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. He speaks Spanish. He is 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)

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

Dr. Ozge Kirgiz works as a general practitioner and psychologist. Her clinical interests encompass cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). She is affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Kirgiz accepts MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

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

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

Dr. Chan Dang-Vu is an addiction psychiatrist. Dr. Dang-Vu has indicated that his clinical interests include psychotherapy treatment. He is professionally affiliated with MedStar Health. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He is accepting new patients. After completing medical school at Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Dr. Dang-Vu performed his residency at St. Elizabeths Hospital, Washington D.C.. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Dang-Vu include: Fellowship, Apa-nimh and Alumnus of The Year, St. Elizabeth's Hospital Psychiatry Residency Program. Dr. Dang-Vu (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Telephone Interpretation, Spanish, and Vietnamese.

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All Interests: Psychotherapy Treatment

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $247
  • Medicare Cost: $95
Dr. Kathy Silver Katz, PhD
Specializes in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Child Psychology
3800 Reservoir Road Nw
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Kathy Katz specializes in developmental-behavioral pediatrics and child psychology and practices in Washington, DC. Clinical interests for Dr. Katz include behavior therapy, attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD), and autism. Dr. Katz is professionally affiliated with MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. She accepts MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Katz's practice is open to 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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Specializes in Psychiatry
216 Michigan Avenue Ne, 216 Michigan Avenue Ne; Floor 2
Washington, DC
 

Dr. Risa Fishman specializes in psychiatry and practices in Washington, DC. MAMSI, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fishman honors. She attended medical school at Boston University School of Medicine and Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. Dr. Fishman's residency was performed at New York State Psychiatric Institute. Dr. Fishman is affiliated with MedStar Health. Her practice is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $82
  • Medicare Cost: $26

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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.