Dr. Patricia Gershefski, PHD

Dr. Patricia Gershefski, PHD

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Dr. Patricia Gershefski, PHD is a clinical psychologist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from The Catholic University Of America/Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program in 2005 and specializes in clinical psychology, addiction psychology, and more.Read her story

5225 Wisconsin Ave NW Ste 310

Washington, DC 20015

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(240) 463-2546

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Dr. Gershefski's conditions and procedures:

Addiction
Adjustment Disorder
Adolescent Counseling
Anxiety
Anxiety Attack
Asperger Syndrome
Attachment Disorders
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Hyperactive Impulsive Type
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Predominantly Inattentive Type
Autism
Autoimmune Diseases
Behavioral Disorders
Bereavement
Bipolar Disorder
Child and Adolescent Development
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Counseling for Gay and-or Lesbian Individuals
Counseling Services
Couples Therapy
Crisis Intervention
Disorders Related to Physical and Sexual Abuse
Dissociative Disorder
Dissociative Identity Disorder
Eating Disorders
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Family Psychotherapy
Fear of Death
Fear of Sexual Feelings and Activity
Grief
Grief Therapy
Homosexual Issues
Individual Adult Psychotherapy
Individual Therapy
Learning Disabilities
LGBT Affirmative Psychotherapy
Marital and Family Psychotherapy
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Organic Mood Syndrome
Organic Personality Syndrome
Pain Management
Palliative Care
Panic Attack
Panic Disorder
Pediatric Counseling
Personality Disorders
Phase of Life Problem
Phobia
Physical Disability
Play Therapy
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychodynamic Therapy
Psychological Counseling
Psychological Disorders
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Psychotherapy for Crisis
Psychotherapy Services
Relationship Issues
Schizophrenia
Seasonal Affective Disorder
Self-Esteem Problems
Self-Injury Behavior
Separation Anxiety
Sexual Abuse Therapy
Sexual Disorders
Social Phobia
Stress
Stress Management
Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse Treatment
Suicidal Ideation
Supportive Counseling
Transgender Disorders
Trauma and Critical Care 

About Me

Clients come to me when they are dissatisfied with their lives and/or overwhelmed by a situation or stressor. I view therapy as a collaborative endeavor and work together with you to develop a treatment which incorporates your strengths, needs, and l...

Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Addiction Psychology
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Adult Clinical Psychology

Education

Assistant Clinical Professor Of Clinical Psychology At George Washington University Professional School Of Psychology
Fellowship Hospital
Clinical Private Practice
Residency Hospital
2005
The Catholic University Of America/Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program
Medical School
1999
Chestnut Lodge Hosp
Internship Hospital
1999
Linkages-To-Learning/Community Psychiatric Clinics
Internship Hospital
1990
Dartmouth College
Undergraduate School
2005
1999
1999
1990

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Dr. Patricia Gershefski trained me in psychotherapy for several years. During this process, which included self-exploration and clinical technique, I got to know her as both a supervisor and a clinician. Nobody has shaped me more positively than her (including my own therapists). I know that her...Read More
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I first met Tricia 20yrs ago as a training psychologist when I was an inpatient, seriously ill with schizophrenia. It was easy to form a very strong relationship with Tricia due to her warmth, authenticity, extensive skills, and trustworthiness. I credit our bond and the therapy to my incredible...Read More
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Like others here wrote, Dr.Patricia Gershefski saved our family. Our teenage son got heavily into drugs; became angry and defiant; received poor grades; and seemed to have no true friends. Amazingly, all of this changed as he worked with Dr. G. She built a special connection with him, and assisted...Read More
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Tricia is an incredibly gifted therapist. I have worked with her at various times over the past 10 years, and her advice and candor has been instrumental in my development. She is thoughtful, kind, and trustworthy. Tricia is able to connect with her patients on multiple levels and has experience...Read More
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I started seeing Dr. Gershefski several years ago to understand why I was having so many problems in my marriage and life in general that I couldn't seem to even understand, let alone change. She did an outstanding job helping me to understand and question certain patterns set in childhood that...Read More
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