The same practical, skills-based approach works with a number of problems children may face, including anxiety, depression, social fears, eating disorders, concerns about sexual and gender identity, OCD, self-harm behaviors and ADHD.

We work with children from age 2 through high-school age in our Bethesda office.  In our DC office we see children age 16 and above.

Child Therapy

News & Updates

Psychological Testing and Assessment: A Quick Guide

Maria Hays | May 8, 2024

Capital Institute for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy offers comprehensive testing and assessment services for children, adolescents, and adults in our Bethesda, MD office.  
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Understanding OCD: How Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Make a Difference

Maria Hays | May 3, 2024

In this blog post, we'll delve into the intricacies of OCD and describe how Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) can be a beacon of hope for those seeking to break free from the chains of obsessive thoughts and compulsive rituals. 
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Depression in Teens: How Parents Can Help

Maria Hays | April 5, 2024

Teenagers often experience moments of sadness or moodiness. However, persistent sadness or a significant change in behavior over an extended period may indicate depression.
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