Dr. Arianna Scott

Arianna Scott, PhD, NCSP, Licensed Psychologist

Dr. Scott earned a Doctorate in School Psychology from the University of Maryland College Park, an American Psychological Association (APA) and National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) accredited program. She earned a master’s degree in School Psychology from the University of Maryland College Park and a bachelor’s degree in psychology with an emphasis in behavioral neuroscience from Andrews University.

Dr. Scott completed an APA-accredited predoctoral Health Service Psychology internship at Loudoun County Public Schools. She has a strong foundation in school-related services, including psycho-educational evaluations, parent and school-based consultations. She helps children and families navigate the impact of autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, learning disabilities, anxiety, and depression on children’s school and home functioning. Dr. Scott has completed a clinical training experience at Children’s National Hospital, where she gained experience in neuropsychological evaluations, concussion management, and therapeutic services for children.

Dr. Scott specializes in treating children, adolescents, and their families. Her specific areas of interest include anxiety-based disorders, perfectionism, school refusal, executive functioning challenges, and adjustment-related distress. She also values collaboration with individuals across school and home settings to best support students well-being. Dr. Scott uses cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused brief therapy, and mindfulness-based techniques to provide personalized care to children, adolescents, and their families. She is a culturally-responsive practitioner with an open, warm, person-centered approach that puts her clients at ease. She views therapy as a collaborative process and provides her clients with concrete tools and strategies that foster positive change.

Regardless of the challenges you are facing, oftentimes, beginning psychotherapy is the first step toward becoming the healthiest version of yourself. MPS clinicians teach clients strategies for well-being so they can achieve self-empowerment, improved insight and increased life satisfaction. Contact us today to see how we can help you.

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Arlington Location

2000 N 15th Street
Suite 200
Arlington, Virginia
22201

Phone

703.988.6861
Business Hours

Monday: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM-2:00 PM

MPS has 2 convenient office locations in Northern Virginia.

MPS Arlington is in the heart of Courthouse/Clarendon, 2 blocks from the Courthouse Metro (Orange & Silver Line(s)), and offers easy access to major roadways (50, 395, 66, & the GW Parkway). Metered parking spots and garage parking is available for a fee.

MPS Tyson’s Corner is in the new “Boro” neighborhood, less than a ¼ mile from the Spring Hill Metro Station (Silver Line), and offers convenient access to the Dulles Toll Road, I-66, I-495 and other major roadways. Free surface parking spots and garage parking is available.

Ready to schedule an appointment? For the quickest response, contact us via email by completing the fields below. Call 703.988.6861 to speak to with our administrative team or directly to our clinicians. We make every effort to respond to requests within 24 hours. Please note that calls placed after 4pm on Fridays or during the weekend will be returned on Monday morning. Questions? Set up a free 15 minute phone consultation to see how MPS PLLC can help today.

Tyson's Corner Location

8401 Greensboro Dr
Suite 550
McLean, Virginia
22102

Phone

703.831.6008

Business Hours

Monday: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM-2:00 PM