Robyn E. Brickel, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Alexandria
I specialize in the therapeutic treatment of individuals (adolescents and adults), couples, families and groups. I offer treatment and psychoeducational services for many life issues and transitions, such as: A history of trauma and/or abuse, including Dissociation; Addictions, as well as Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACOA) issues; Body Image issues and Eating Disorders; Self-Harming behaviors, including Emotional intensity and instability; Anxiety, depression, and other mood disorders; Challenged family systems; Chronic illness; Co-dependency; Dysfunctional relationships; Life transitions; Loss and bereavement; Relationship distress; Self esteem; GLBTQ and sexual identity issues/struggles; Stress reduction
I am an LMFT, as well as a trained EMDR, trauma & addictions therapist, who has helped countless clients make & maintain positive changes in their lives. My positive, proactive, strengths based approach to therapy helps clients achieve greater self-esteem, build healthier relationships, and achieve emotional, cognitive and behavioral changes.
As your therapist, I will help you to create a safe & stable environment, both in the therapy office and outside the office, using the tools you will learn in therapy. The safe and stable environment created will include clear boundaries to help you explore coping strategies and increase your strengths and abilities.
Call or Email Robyn E. Brickel for a free phone consultation now - (703) 518-8883 x1

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20 Years
  • School: Fairfield University
  • Year Graduated: 1997
  • License No. and State: 0717000983 Virginia

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $180
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: AAMFT/Clinical Fellow
  • Member Since: 1997
  • Certificate: Institute for Advanced Psychotherapy & Training/Trauma Training Certificate
  • Certificate Date: 2009

Robyn E. Brickel's Groups

Adolescent Girls' Group

Adolescent girls' process group

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Process Group

Co-ed process group

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Specialties

  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Relationship Issues
  • Depression

Issues

  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Rel. Therapy, Dissociation, PTSD
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Sexuality

  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age

  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories

  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Ego State Psychotherapy
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Imago
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • PACT
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Sensorimotor Psychotherapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 28 Sep 2017
Robyn E. Brickel, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Alexandria

Robyn E. Brickel

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT