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Patients' Choice Winner & Recipient of the 2016 Best of Arlington Award for Psychology Practices

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Welcome to Metropolitan Psychological Services

Metropolitan Psychological Services, PLLC (MPS PLLC) is a high quality mental healthcare practice that provides psychotherapy to individuals, couples and groups. Our office is conveniently located in the heart of the Courthouse/Clarendon area of Arlington, Virginia. MPS PLLC is 2 blocks from the Courthouse Metro (Orange Line), offers easy access to major roadways (50, 395, 66, & the GW Parkway), and is a short distance from Washington, DC. Our team of highly skilled clinicians offer evening and Saturday appointment times to accommodate busy client schedules.


Psychotherapy is a collaborative process which aims to foster positive change, and in turn leads to an improved quality of life. Beginning psychotherapy is often the first step toward becoming the healthiest version of yourself, regardless of the challenges you are facing. MPS provides psychotherapy for adults and teens.

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Marriage counseling, commonly referred to as couples therapy, is a type of therapy where the relationship is the focus. Couples are taught effective listening and communication skills to strengthen their relationship and to identify shared goals. MPS clinicians utilize the Gottman Method of Couples therapy.

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Group psychotherapy consists of 1-2 leaders and a small number of participants. Members are able to share, experience and learn new skills together. Group therapy is deemed to be an effective and transformative treatment modality.

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Consultation services offer an enriching and proactive way for mental healthcare providers to gain support, feedback and perspective on clinical cases. MPS also provides services to individuals interested in learning about how to start his/her own private psychotherapy practice.

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Our Treatment Philosophy

Life can be overwhelming and sometimes we get "stuck" and need help navigating our way through tough obstacles. Therapy is a place for self-discovery and growth. It is a tool that can help people identify, evaluate and solve problems effectively. MPS PLLC clinicians provide clients with strategies for well-being and create a warm, open and comfortable environment.