Dr. Alex Dryden, PSY.D

Dr. Alex Dryden, PSY.D

Clinical Psychology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Alex Dryden, PSY.D is a clinical psychologist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1995 and specializes in clinical psychology, counseling, and more.

327 W 21st St Ste 205

Norfolk, VA 23517

Contact Information

(757) 622-9852

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Optima Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dryden "As a psychotherapist, I believe in working collaboratively with a patient to help them find functional solutions to the issues bringing them to the therapist's office. I work with the patient to assist them to find the most optimal mode of expression, through art, play, creative writing, etc., Dynamics of culture also are taken into serious consideration, as I believe appreciating a patient's culture can have a positive impact on the therapeutic relationship, as well as promoting understanding."

7  Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Art Therapy
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Psychological Research

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Dryden does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Mindfulness Technique Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Psychological Testing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Institute Fpr Child and Family Health, Inc.
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Virginia Consortium Program In Clinical Psychology, Psyd
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dryden's Reviews

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Dr. Dryden's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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