Ages 6 - 22
Lauretta Brennan, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist who treats children, adolescents, young adults, and their families. Dr. Brennan has experience helping individuals and families address challenges including anxiety, depression, behavioral difficulties, and strained parent-child relationships, from an evidence-based perspective. Dr. Brennan has extensive training in cognitive-behavioral therapy but offers a flexible, individualized approach to treatment that also incorporates family systems, dialectical, and acceptance and commitment techniques. In addition to psychotherapy, Dr. Brennan provides psychological assessment services and parent consultation.
Dr. Brennan earned bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and the Biological Basis of Behavior from the University of Pennsylvania before earning her Ph.D. in Clinical and Developmental Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed her clinical internship and postdoctoral training at the Kennedy Krieger Institute, where she specialized in child and family therapy.Back to Clinicans Page View All Northern VA Clinicians