Dr. Greg McCathren

Greg McCathren, Psy.D., Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. McCathren earned a Doctorate and Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from the American School of Professional Psychology (ASPP) in Arlington, Virginia; an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited program. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from American University in Washington, DC.

Dr. McCathren has more than six years of clinical experience. He has worked in a variety of clinical settings including: public and charter schools, a residential treatment center, and a community mental health center. Dr. McCathren has worked across the lifespan with children and adolescents, their families, and adults with a variety of clinical concerns. He completed an APA accredited internship at a community mental health center and completed his post-doctoral fellowship at multiple DC public schools where he provided developmentally-based therapy to middle and high school students.

Dr. McCathren works with individuals, groups, and couples. He specializes in treating adolescents and adults exhibiting depression, anxiety, and trauma. Dr. McCathren tailors therapy to each client’s needs by utilizing a client-centered approach. He blends cognitive-behavior therapy techniques and other skills-based approaches to examine one’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors to help clients set realistic future goals. In couples counseling, Dr. McCathren ascribes to the Gottman Method of Couples therapy and helps couples enhance their friendship, trust, communication and boundaries in order to strengthen their relationship.

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