Alan L Marcus, PhD, Psychologist in Bethesda
Are you feeling alone, depressed, anxious, or confused? Are you struggling with relationships? Experiencing a lack of sexual desire, struggling with ED, or unable to achieve an Orgasm?. As a Licensed Psychologist, trained and Certified IMAGO & Gottman Relationship Therapist and a Diplomat in Sex Therapy; I can help you. Without judgement, we will talk openly and candidly about all aspects of your life. Together, we will address your concerns by understanding your past, how it effects you in the present and what you want or can do to change the future.
Dr. Marcus focuses on creating a safe and nonjudgmental environment. His approach is one of curiosity, encouraging clients to wonder about themselves, their childhood experiences and relationships they have had. As the story comes together, so does insight and the ability to make changes and see what happens.
Dr. Marcus earned his doctorate in counseling psychology from Temple University in Philadelphia. He has been in practice for over 20 years. Dr. Marcus also conducts workshops on relationships, sex and professional sign language interpreting. To accommodate todays busy professionals, he offers weekend and evening hours.
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


  • Marital and Premarital
  • Sex Therapy
  • Relationship Issues


  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Addiction

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: ASL


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Family / Marital
  • Gottman Method
  • IMAGO Relationship Therapy
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Psychodynamic


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2016
Alan L Marcus, PhD, Psychologist in Bethesda

Alan L Marcus

Psychologist, PhD