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In the heart of McLean, VA, Anxiety Institute supports families by offering individual anxiety treatment and a specialized Intensive Outpatient Program to treat ages 12-25. Our professional clinicians customize treatment plans to each client specifically, allowing them to face and overcome anxiety.
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Anxiety Institute6862 Elm Street, Suite 620
McLean, VA 22101
Approximately 5-10 minutes to your local provider at 6862 Elm St., McLean, VA
Rebecca Berman, MSS, MLSP, LCSW
Over the last eighteen years, Rebecca Berman has treated adolescents and adults with anxiety-related issues and eating disorders in outpatient, intensive outpatient, day treatment, residential, and inpatient settings.
Rebecca earned a dual Master’s Degree in Social Service / Law and Social Policy from Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research. Rebecca joins Anxiety Institute after fourteen years with the prestigious Renfrew Center where she served most recently as a Clinical Training Specialist. In that role, Rebecca was responsible for supervision, training, treatment, program development, and led Renfrew’s Trauma Informed Care initiative. Rebecca co-authored the groundbreaking treatment manual The Renfrew Unified Treatment for Eating Disorders and Comorbidity – An Adaptation of the Unified Protocol, published by Oxford University Press in 2021.
Rebecca specializes in anxiety, trauma, eating disorders, and neurodiversity and has a special interest in working with the transgender population. Rebecca is a nationally recognized speaker in Trauma, Eating Disorders, Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID), Self-Injury, Neurodivergence, and Transdiagnostic Treatments.
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“My personal knowledge and experience of anxiety and fear, as a victim and as a conqueror, has gifted me the valuable asset of emotional intelligence. Knowledge and experience that will give me the empathy to connect with others and the grit to overcome adversity.”
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About McLean, VA
McLean, VA is an affluent suburb nestled in Fairfax County, just 10 miles west of Washington, D.C. Known for its luxurious estates, high-end shopping centers like Tysons Corner, and a multitude of green spaces, McLean offers a blend of urban and suburban living. It hosts headquarters for numerous corporations and is a stone’s throw from the Central Intelligence Agency and other significant governmental agencies.
The area is a hub for highly-rated public schools, such as Langley and McLean High Schools, and is in close range to prestigious universities like Georgetown and George Washington University. McLean’s demographic is composed of a mix of government officials, diplomats, business executives, and professionals, many of whom enjoy the community’s quiet streets and private ambiance.
McLean fosters a sense of community through its support for local businesses, community events, and public forums on critical issues such as environmental conservation. The town is committed to the well-being of its inhabitants, providing a safe, inclusive atmosphere and access to community services that cater to the needs of families and individuals alike. McLean stands out as a place that values education, security, and the richness of community life, making it a desired location for those seeking a high standard of living near the nation’s capital.