Here at Dr. Goldberg and Associates we have a variety of clinicians, including licensed clinical psychologists, clinical social workers, professional counselors, all with various areas of expertise as well as a psychiatrist to meet your needs. For a more thorough description of each provider’s specialties, please visit their individual profiles at psychologytoday.com.
To contact a provider please call 703-935-0058 and select one of the options below. Please keep in mind: ALL PROVIDERS ARE CREDENTIALED WITH THE SAME INSURANCE COMPANIES PRACTICE WIDE (except for the psychiatrist Dr. Durrani).
Dr. Noel Goldberg, Psy. D. (Option 1) for more information on Dr. Goldberg, click here.
Dr. Adnan Durrani, MD. (Option 20) for more information on Dr. Durrani, click here.
Brenda Hamilton, LCSW (Option 57) is a licensed mental health provider and psychotherapist with over thirty years of experience in the mental / behavioral health field where she has worked with individuals, across the life span, with a range of psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety, mood dysregulation, post-traumatic stress, disruptive behavior, attention deficit, hyperactivity, and impulse control disorders that often interfere with one’s ability to function in one or more major life areas. Areas of expertise include: Stress Management and Coping mechanisms to manage internal and external stress; Working through Stages of Grief and Loss; Cognitive Processing for PTSD; Resolving Stage of Life issues /crisis; Structural Family Therapy for parent/child relationships and blended family issues; Coping Mechanisms for cognitive decline. Brenda is based out of our Vienna and Stevenson offices.
Ms. Alexandra Frerotte, LCSW (Option 21) has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for the past 35 years. She has a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural background in medical and family social work. Her areas of expertise are Parent-Child relational problems, Academic Underachievement, Attention difficulties, and Reunification and Adjustment issues. Childhood and Adolescence are dynamic stages, both for parents and their children. During these times, both parents and children often experience a number of complex feelings which often leads to conflict in the family. She facilitates, guides, and teaches ways that are empowering and respectful for better communication and to learn skills that will be of help to manage their lives and help them to achieve their full potential. Ms. Frerotte is fluent in Spanish and is based out of our Old Town location, and added Wednesday afternoon in our Vienna location.
Ms. Lindsay Mogard, LCSW (Option 22) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with nearly 10 years of experience in the mental health, substance abuse fields and community mental health. She has experience providing services to adults with severe mental illness and co-occurring substance use and/or medical issues. Her areas of expertise are working with adults with depression, anxiety, trauma/PTSD, court mandated treatment, women’s issues, borderline personality, LGBTQ, relationship problems, adjusting to changes, addiction and recovery, and crisis situations. She utilizes an eclectic approach that is client-centered and tailored to each individual’s specific needs and preferences. She uses an empathic and non-judgmental approach, which builds a trusting therapeutic relationship, to help you through a difficult time to make positive changes to better deal with life stressors in order to reach your life goals. She works at the Stevenson location.
Ms. Tracy Meyer, LCSW (Option 23) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in mental health and substance abuse treatment. Through her clinical experience, she has found using cognitive behavioral therapy along with an undertone of mindfulness works well to help clients achieve the goals they set. She works in the Old Town office primarily with individual adults.
Ms. Camilla Hendren, LCSW (Option 3) has 15 years of mental health experience and was licensed in 2009 (LCSW). As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, she is here to listen with empathy and help you through a difficult time, to collaborate with you in identifying negative tapes and patterns, and to help you pursue goals and make positive changes in your life that will bring you to your higher, ideal self. Camilla specializes in depression, anxiety, mood disorders, trauma/PTSD, ADHD, borderline personality, relationships, self-esteem, LGBT, adjusting to changes, crisis, sexual abuse, addiction and recovery. Ms. Hendren is based out of our Alexandria offices (Old Town and Stevenson).
Majeed Abu Nimer, LCSW (Option 24) Mr. Majeed Abu Nimer received his MSW from Howard University and comes to the practice with more than 12 years of experience. He works with adults and teens of diverse backgrounds. If you are struggling with depression, anxiety, grief, trauma, or adjustment to a new culture, he can help you manage daily issues. He can help you with stress management, interpersonal difficulties, life transitions, career issues, and other struggles that affect your daily life and help you achieve your personal aspirations, growth and improve your life. Cultural adjustment is a unique challenge that many immigrants face. His unique experience can guide you in making a smooth cultural transition. To help you learn new ways to promote healing and desired change, Majeed uses a variety of integrated evidence based therapeutic interventions. They include cognitive behavioral therapy, client centered therapy, trauma recovery, motivational interviewing, and strength-based focused therapy. Mr. Abu Nimer is a bilingual therapist (English/Arabic) who works out of the Stevenson office.
Victor Maas, LCSW (Option 25) is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) with over 20 years of experience in the mental health field. He has extensive experience working with all major psychiatric disorders to include; Major Depression, Bipolar disorder, Anxiety, Schizophrenia, and Co-Occurring disorders. He is a trauma informed clinician who utilizes an eclectic approach to include CBT, Psychodynamic, DBT, and Motivational interviewing interventions. Victor understands that the therapeutic client-clinician relationship is key to a successful client outcome. He works in the Alexandria offices.
Richard Roselli, LICSW (Option 26) is a licensed clinical therapist in Virginia (LSCW) with over 22 years of experience working as a counselor and life coach. He has worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and substance abuse related issues. He has also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. His counseling style is warm, interactive and connecting. He believes in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and doesn’t deal in stigmatizing labels. Mr. Roselli’s approach combines cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, and experiential counseling. He will tailor your dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to take the first steps towards such a positive change and if you are ready to take that step he is here to support and empower you as you work together to make your life more fulfilling and happier. Richard is based out of our Reston office.
Dr. Vienna Nightingale, Ph.D. (Option 27) for more information on Dr. Nightingale, click here.
Shideh Sarmadi, LPC (Option 28) is a Licensed Professional Counselor with 20 years of experience in the mental health field. Her goal is to empower clients to change their lives in a positive manner by focusing on recovery and welfare and promoting healthy personal growth. She is able to effectively understand and relate to clients from all walks of life. This includes 15 years providing outpatient therapy working with infants, children, adolescents and adults, in individual and group settings as well as couples and family counseling. She has also worked with a variety of issues including marital and family dynamics, blended families, parenting and co-parenting with a concentration on cultural influences. She has also helped individuals with mood disorders, adjustment challenges and chemical dependency problems. Her areas of work include Mood Disorder, Anxiety Disorder and Adjustment difficulties due to loss or change, as well as Developmental Delays and Dysfunctional Sensory Integration. Live Mindfully, Choose happiness. She works at our Stevenson location.
Tarnisha Gordon, LCSW, (Option 29) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 10 years of experience helping individuals and couples (children, adults and adolescents) who are dealing with depression, anxiety, trauma disorders, relationship issues, sexual issues, mood difficulties, social, racial, cultural and economic disenfranchisement, and life transitions. Her training focuses on clinical issues: anxiety, depression, trauma, sexual health, family, relationships. Utilizes CBT, DBT skills, motivational integrative approach. She has been licensed since 2010, provisionally licensed 2008 in Michigan, practicing for over 10 years. She works out of our Stevenson and Old Town locations.
Victoria Bacsardi, LCSW, MAC (Option 31) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Master Addiction Counselor with over 20 years of professional experience working with both military and civilians. She has worked in a wide variety of settings including hospitals, inpatient and outpatient clinics, and extensive work with the military. She works with adults (18+) individually and couples to address stress, anxiety, mood disorders, relationship challenges, life transitions, addiction issues and PTSD. Techniques include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Based Solution Focused Therapy, and Alpha-Stim. Victoria is available part-time at the Stevenson location in Alexandria.
Natasha Bobb-Semple, LCSW (Option 32) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience. She works with adults, adolescents and couples. She specializes in working with individuals struggling with issues of low self-worth and esteem, relational issues, and anxiety. Natasha also works with couples who are struggling in their marriages and seeking guidance on how to reconnect again. Natasha is a psychodynamic therapist who utilizes a cognitive behavioral approach. She believes that her role as a therapist is to assist her clients in reaching their goals by offering them the tools they need to better navigate through the issues they are struggling with. She works out of the Stevenson location.
Alex Madrid, LPC (Option 33) is an LPC who is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of emotional, mental and addictive disorders. He uses a combination of traditional psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral and problem solving approach to enable clients to resolve issues, reconcile with their experiences and move forward with their lives. People seek therapy for a variety of reasons, and many come to treatment simply because they need a safe, trusting, environment in which to discuss and understand their feelings, thoughts and behaviors. Alex works out of our Stevenson location.
Donna Starr, LCSW (Option 34)
Jason Borges, LCSW (Option 35) is based out of our Stevenson office. He has over 15 years of experience working with individuals managing trauma, addiction, grief and loss, as well as mental health issues to include depression, anxiety, and bipolar. Through working in community mental health, local jail, and inpatient residential facility settings, Jason has helped individuals explore and understand the impact that these issues have on reaching their potential and feeling fulfilled in life. By using a trauma-informed approach, Motivational Interviewing techniques, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Solution-Focused therapy, Jason empowers individuals to work toward developing coping skills and strategies to manage presenting issues.
Ashley Maharaj, LPC (Option 36) is a Licensed Professional Counselor based out of the Stevenson office. She has over 15 years of experience working in the mental health field. Ashley’s practice includes Trauma Counseling, Psychodynamic Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Somatic Therapy, Narratives, Mindfulness and Motivational Interviewing. She also provides Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) to children and adolescents, individually and in groups. She embraces a warm, client-centered approach. Ashley specializes in childhood disorders and adjustment challenges, sensory processing disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, eating disorders, trauma and dissociation. She works with all survivors of trauma, children, adolescents and families and also provides therapy aimed towards reunification and movement within the foster system. Ashley’s approach is guided by a sensitivity to identity, ethnic diversity, culture, sexual orientation and systemic barriers.
Dr. Kyle Standiford, Psy.D. (Option 37) for more information on Dr. Standiford, click here.
Leemon Hoyle, LCSW (Option 38) is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) with ten years of experience working with diverse populations in inpatient and outpatient settings. Leemon received his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Johnson C. Smith University and his Master of Arts degree in marriage and family therapy from Liberty University. He is trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and the Male Trauma Recovery Empowerment Model (MTREM). Leemon works with individuals (13+) and couples who are navigating an array of concerns such as anxiety, trauma recovery, depression, grief and loss, addiction, abuse and stress reduction. He works out of the Stevenson office.
Diminga Duke-Pratt LCSW (Option 39)
Ms. Armaria Fleming, LCSW (Option 4) has been a licensed psychotherapist since the year 2000. Ms. Fleming employs a caring, compassionate, empathetic and creative approach in working with her clients. She has experience working with diverse populations and provides clinical services to children, adolescents and adults. Utilizing strength-based, solution focused treatment interventions, cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness training and a milieu of additional therapeutic interventions, she will work collaboratively with you to establish and proactively accomplish your treatment goals while providing motivational clinical support and utilization of her professional expertise successfully acquired from years of experience as a psychotherapist. “Each one, reach one, teach one” is a quote she actively embraces as inspiration to guide her therapeutic work with clients. She works at our Stevenson location.
Ashley Rushing, LPC (Option 56) is a licensed professional counselor that is ready to help you with what you find difficult to manage in your life. She has a wealth of experience working with adults with mental health needs such as anxiety, bipolar, depression, schizophrenia and substance abuse disorders. She has a very robust background in substance abuse disorder with a focus on opioid and alcohol addiction. Ashley received numerous evidence base trainings and utilizes evidence base treatment during sessions. She also likes to incorporate motivational interviewing and cognitive behavioral therapy. Ashley works out of our Vienna and Reston offices.
Tierra Hereford, LCSW (Option 58) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Virginia who received her Masters in Social Work from the University of Louisville in Louisville, KY. She has over 10 years experience working with children (as young as 6 years old), adolescents, and adults in diverse settings. Tierra’s interests and expertise include Trauma, Substance Abuse, Anxiety, and Depression. To help clients through the change process and overcome adversity, she uses evidence based practices, highlighting some treatment interventions such as Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Strength Based Approach, and Trauma focused modalities. She has a background working with the military, psychiatric hospital settings, outpatient substance abuse facilities, and foster care/adoption. Her passion for working with her clients is conveyed by meeting them where they’re at and approaching any issue through team based approach. She is based out of the Stevenson office.
Ms. Hyung Sook Kim, LPC (Option 5) is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who works with individuals and families to help them get unstuck and back on track to be more successful in life. She does this by educating her clients in ways and techniques to better deal with life stressors so they can create the life they want. She enjoys working with a variety of cases and sees her role as a guide with you on your journey. Specializing in adolescent, adult, couple, and family counseling, she has been working in the field for 17 years, licensed in Virginia for 6 years. Ms. Kim is fluent in Korean and based out of the Old Town office.
Christine Flood, LCSW (Option 51) is a licensed clinical social worker who for the past 20 years has worked with children, adolescents and families to improve their quality of life. Ms. Flood believes that therapy is a journey of intensely personal exploration and that she collaborates with clients to help them connect with their true selves for a better quality of life. She understands how difficult it can be to seek help and provides a safe environment where every client can grow. Ms. Flood employs a strengths-based, positive approach to treatment of mood disorders, adjustment disorders, behavioral issues, parenting and co-parenting challenges and a variety of other mental health concerns. She works with children as young as 3 up through adulthood. She has experience treating individuals of a variety of races, ethnicities and walks of life as well as individuals from the LGBTQ community and their families. She has been trained in solution-focused cognitive behavioral treatment modalities. Christine works out of our Vienna location.
Emily Ozgul, LPC (Option 52) is a Licensed Professional Counselor with more than 20 years’ experience working in the mental health field. She has experience in providing therapeutic services to children, adolescents and adults. Emily has expertise with depression, anxiety, behavioral issues, ADHD, social anxiety, dual diagnosis, parenting, school issues and trauma. She also has training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desentization and Reprocessing Therapy) for those who are struggling with trauma and has advanced training in CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy). Additionally, she has several years of experience as a school counselor and working with military families. Emily works at our Vienna location.
Christin Dougherty, LCSW (Option 53) sees adolescents and adults in Vienna. She has been practicing for the last fifteen years, with a specialty working with families to cope with trauma and also specializes in helping individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, OCD and eating disorders. She utilizes a supportive approach helping individuals identify the ways in which their thoughts and feelings impact day-to-day functioning when working towards a solution. Christin is trained in trauma-informed care, solution-focused/motivational interviewing and childhood disorders. She works with couples, families, adults and adolescents. She also specializes in working with the older adult population helping them to adjust to issues such as: loss of independence and the impact medical concerns have on their mental health. Christin works out of our Vienna and Reston locations.
Carissa Martin, LPC (Option 54) has several years of experience working with clients who have experienced trauma, issues of substance abuse, addiction, anxiety, depression, interpersonal issues, and self-esteem. She uses CBT and DBT based therapies to help clients learn practical coping and communication skills. This focuses on the integration and understanding of life experiences which brings a deeper understanding and acceptance of self. She works out of the Stevenson Office.
Renea Slaughter, LCSW (Option 7) sees adult clients with a wide range of concerns including Schizophrenia/ Psychotic Features, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Anxiety, Anger Management, Obsessive-Compulsive, Career Challenges, Relationship Issues, Life Transition, Social, Racial, Cultural, and Faith. She specializes in PTSD and Marital issues. She is a certified EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) therapist who utilizes an eclectic approach to treatment. Renea works out of our Stevenson location.
Dr. Alfred Burnett, LCSW (Option 55), for more information about Dr. Burnett, click here.
Dr. Tatyana Cottle, Ph.D., LPC (Option 59), click here.
Hayley Dodd, LPC, (Option 8) is a Licensed Professional Counselor with extensive experience working with children, families, and adults in both private and non-profit sectors of the mental health field. She specializes in working with clients coping with trauma, issues of loss, anxiety, depression, and self-esteem. She uses experiential somatic therapies and simple art process techniques with clients of all ages, as well as play therapy techniques with children. Using a person-centered and holistic approach, she is supportive, uses a collaborative experience, and incorporates knowledge of the mind-body connection to achieve growth and resolution of issues both past and present. She also seeks to assist clients in learning practical tools to cope with day-to-day stressors utilizing mindfulness and CBT. She is dedicated to helping her clients integrating past experiences with present circumstances and future goals, leading to deeper levels of overall healing and well-being. She is based out of the Stevenson & Old Town offices
Amanda Long, LCSW, (Option 91) is our Clincial Director and works out of our Stevenson office. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with 10+ years of experience in delivering community mental health, forensic, and substance abuse treatment services. Areas of expertise include working with adolescents and adults with depression, LGBT, anxiety, trauma related issues, addiction issues, relationship problems, and everyday stressors. She assists people with learning how to develop coping and communication skills. She sees patients FT and runs the Stevenson office.
Dr. Teresa Correia, Psy.D. (Option 92) for more information about Dr. Correia, click here.
Ms. Ginny Snaider, LCSW (Option 93) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 20+ years of experience. She has worked with patients addressing adoption issues along with foster care families. She has experience working with life transitions, loss and grief, depression, anxiety and adjustment issues. She has worked in both hospital and nursing home settings as well as directly with individuals. She works with individuals and couples facing issues of aging, life adjustment, infertility, parenting, self-esteem, depression, and anxiety. She creates a safe and trusting relationship with clients to enable them to thrive using her guidance and support. She works out of our Reston location Tuesdays and Thursdays, and Wednesday evenings in Vienna.
Ms. Courtney Patti, LCSW (Option 94) is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) who works with individuals, couples, and families. Along with experience treating patients in inpatient and outpatient settings, she has special knowledge working with military population (both service members and their families), traumatic brain injuries (TBI), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), chronic medical, depression, and anxiety. Courtney is available Saturday for appointments at Stevenson.
Ms. Linda Kline-Lau, LPC (Option 95) is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who has a passion for working with hurting people and a desire to help them resolve their core issues so that they can become all that they want to be. Her goal is to help people uncover the true sources of “the chains that bind them” and the pain each person carries so that they can be healed, break free, and live an abundant life. She utilizes a variety of techniques that include: Talk Therapy, CBT, Bibliotherapy, Play Art and Sand Tray Therapy techniques. Her areas of specialties include Marriage, Family, Couples, Depression, Anxiety, Death of a loved one, Loss through suicide, Eating disorders, Bariatric surgery counseling and support, ADHD, OCD, Anger management, Multicultural marriage and Life in a blended family. She is available for appointments at our Stevenson location.
Mr. Sean Graham, LCSW (Option 96) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LICSW). He works at both our Alexandria locations (Old Town and Stevenson). Counseling both adolescents and adults, Sean has gained over 20+ years of experience working in the Community Service Board (CSB). He believes in focusing on the here and now and how to make you live life to its fullest. His goal is to help you heal, while exploring and identifying personal goals to improve your life. He works at both Alexandria locations.
Ms. Takia Richardson, LCSW (Option 97) is a licensed social worker (MSW), who works in Alexandria (Old Town) on Saturdays. Takia comes to the practice with more than 15 years of experience and received her Bachelor’s Degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington. She received her Master’s in Social Work from the University of Maryland Baltimore. She has practiced in outpatient and inpatient settings. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and works with adults with adjustment, anxiety, and mood disorders. She works out of the Old Town location.
Debbie Triviso, LCSW (Option 98) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with over 20 years of professional experience working with a variety of populations to include work with both military and civilians. She is able to tailor treatment based on the needs of her clients and works with individuals and couples facing a wide variety of challenges to include trauma and abuse, grief and loss, stress, anxiety, mood disorders, relationship difficulties and life transitions. Debbie is part-time with our office, offering appointments at the Stevenson location in Alexandria.
Mr. Makoto Tanaka, LCSW, (Option 99) is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW & LICSW). He started his career as a social worker in non profit community mental health agency in DC and helped many individuals who struggle with the multiple problems of mental health, homelessness, addiction, trauma, grief and loss. His wealth of experience and knowledge strengthen his ability to help you walk through difficult times and challenges we face everyday. He specializes in depression, anxiety, trauma, grief/loss and addiction and uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectal Behavioral Therapy and Brief Solution-focused Therapy. He has over 10 years of experience as a social worker. Makoto also offers services in Japanese. He is based out of our Stevenson office.
Administrator (Option 6), Administrator to contact for administrative issues, scheduling, billing inquiries
Coming soon: Diminga Duke-Pratt, LCSW, Leemon Hoyle, LCSW.