Dr. Joanna Marino

Psychologist , PhD

(571) 765-2472
Dr. Marino specializes in treating Anorexia Nervosa, Borderline Personality Disorder, Anxiety Disorders/OCD, and Trauma with evidence-based practice and empirically supported treatments. She uses collaborative Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Exposure with Response Prevention and Maudsley Family Based Treatment approaches. Dr. Marino also has extensive experience treating food aversions, obesity, binge eating, and depression.
Dr. Marino teaches doctoral students at George Mason University and is active in ongoing research. She serves on several committees in professional organizations such as the Academy for Eating Disorders.
Call or Email Dr. Joanna Marino for a free phone consultation now - (571) 765-2472


  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • School: University of North Dakota
  • Year Graduated: 2010
  • License No. and State: 0810004487 Virginia


  • Avg Cost (per session): $200 - $250
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Dr. Joanna Marino's groups

Parent/Family Eating Disorder Support/Skill Group

This FREE group is composed of parents, relatives, or friends of individuals with Eating Disorders such as Anorexia, Bulimia, or Binge Eating Disorder. The group is aimed at providing skills for supporting an individual with an eating disorder. These skills are developed through providing education about eating disorders, identifying key components of effective communication, and coping with difficult behaviors that cause stress in relationships.

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Pre- and Post-Operative Bariatric Surgery Group

This group includes individuals considering bariatric surgery or those who have already undergone surgical weight loss. The group focuses on preparing for or adjusting to changes that occur after surgery, including making appropriate food choices, managing peer or family feedback about weight changes, and how to maintain motivation for lifestyle changes. The group also discusses plateaus in weight loss or weight gain after bariatric surgery.

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Adolescent Eating Disorder Group

The Adolescent ED group discusses coping skills, adolescent issues, peer relationships, and relapse and recovery.

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Potomac Behavioral Solutions
2001 Jefferson Davis Highway
ArlingtonVirginia 22202
(571) 765-2472
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Additional Location

Potomac Behavioral Solutions
1101 17th St NW
Suite 530
WashingtonDistrict of Columbia 20036
(571) 765-2472


  • Eating Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Anxiety


  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Self Esteem
  • Weight Loss
  • Borderline Personality
  • Coping Skills
  • Obesity
  • Self-Harming

Mental Health:

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Mood Disorders


  • Maudsely Family Based Treatment

Client Focus


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation:

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Interpersonal
  • Maudsley Family Based Treatment


  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Professional Connections

Dr. Lisa Lilenfeld, PhD

Dr. Lisa Lilenfeld, PhD

Colleague, known for 2 years
Dr. Cara Schmid, PsyD

Dr. Cara Schmid, PsyD

Colleague, known for 3 years
Dr. Sapna Doshi, PhD

Dr. Sapna Doshi, PhD

Colleague, known for 2 years
Dr. Aaron Hamann, PsyD

Dr. Aaron Hamann, PsyD

Colleague, known for 2 years
Dr. Joy Harrington, PsyD

Dr. Joy Harrington, PsyD

Pre-Licensed Professional
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2014