Dr. Lawrence Dalton, PHD

Dr. Lawrence Dalton, PHD

Psychology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Lawrence Dalton, PHD is a psychologist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1983 and specializes in psychology, counseling, and more.Read his story

5530 Wisconsin Ave

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(301) 951-3668

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This content was provided by Dr. Dalton " In the most recent survey by Washingtonian Magazinenaming the best psychotherapists, sent to 1,500 therapists in the greater Washington, DC area, they asked the psychotherapist to name the therapist they would send a family member to that needed help, Dr. Dalton was selected by his peers for the category of best Cognitive-Behavioral Therapists in the greater Washington, DC metro area. Dr. Lawrence Dalton, a licensed psychologist, has provided Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapy to the Washington, DC area since 1986. Dr. Dalton is fully certified by and is one of the original Founding Fellows of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy (Dr. Aaron Beck's Cognitive Therapist accrediting organization). Dr. Dalton attended and received his Doctoral degree from George Washington University.His graduation was followed by a psychology internship at the University of Virginia focusing on Rational Emotive Therapy. The following year Dr. Dalton focused his training further as he completed his Post -Doctoral Fellowship training under the direct supervision of Dr. Aaron T. Beck, the founder of Cognitive Therapy, at the University of Pennsylvania's Department of Psychiatry. After his training with Dr. Beck, he moved back to the Washington, DC area to open a Cognitive Therapy Center."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dalton "We provide high quality psychotherapy to help you address your personal, emotional, psychological and behavioral problems. At the Cognitive Therapy Center, you'll receive the tools and learn the skills you need to become your own cognitive therapist. Using cognitive-behavioral techniques, you will be more successful in managing emotional and psychological issues as they arise, now and in the future."

3  Specialties

  • Psychology
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Counseling

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

4  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Marital Counseling
  • Stress Management

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Virginia / Main Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery Fellow In Hand and Microcascular Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Dalton's Reviews

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    Under 10 minutes
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