Is life and all of its challenges getting you down? Are you feeling depressed, anxious, or confused? Are you experiencing a lack of sexual desire, struggling with ED, or unable to achieve an Orgasm?. As a Licensed Psychologist, a Certified IMAGO Relationship Therapist and a Diplomat in Sex Therapy; I specialize in working with individuals, couples and adolescents. I have extensive experience helping men and women gain confidence in themselves, their relationships and their sexuality. I also work with men who are new to therapy and may be reluctant to participate. I am also fluent in American Sign Language.
Dr. Marcus prides himself in being the kind of therapist that creates a safe and accepting enviornment for his clients. His approach is one of curiosity as he encourages his clients to wonder about themselves and the choices made. As insight is gained, so is the ability to make new choices.
Dr. Marcus earned his doctorate in counseling psychology from Temple University in Philadelphia. He has been in practice for over 15 years. Dr. Marcus conducts workshops and trainings nationaly and internationally. Some of the topics he has presented on include "Keeping sex hot after 50" and "Utilizing IMAGO therapy with couples".
Call or Email Alan L Marcus for a free phone consultation now - (301) 744-8759


  • Years in Practice: 15+ Years
  • School: Temple University
  • Year Graduated: 1991
  • License No. and State: 02965 Maryland


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $300
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network


  • Sex Therapy
  • Relationship Issues
  • Life Coaching


  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Internet Addiction
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Video Game Addiction


  • Bisexual Issues
  • Gay Issues
  • Lesbian Issues

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: ASL


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transsexual Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Family / Marital
  • IMAGO Relationship Therapy
  • Psychodynamic


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 30 Apr 2015
Alan L Marcus, PhD, Psychologist in Bethesda

Alan L Marcus

Psychologist, PhD