Dr. Sarah C. Arango

Sarah C. Arango, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Resident in Psychology

Dr. Arango earned her Doctorate in Counseling Psychology from the APA-accredited program at The University of Texas at Austin. She also obtained a Master of Education and a Master of Arts in Psychological Counseling with a concentration in Latinx Mental Health from Teacher’s College, Columbia University. Dr. Arango graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in Women and Gender Studies, with a focus on LGBTQ+ Studies from George Mason University.

Dr. Arango is bilingual in Spanish and English and has lived in multiple countries. She values each clients’ cultural background and uses an authentic and collaborative approach in therapy. She also provides a space for clients to explore and process their experiences and helps them develop skills to navigate challenges and create lasting change.

Dr. Arango uses an integrated treatment approach, incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Strengths-Based, and Multicultural approaches. In her work with couples, Dr. Arango utilizes the Gottman Method of Couples Therapy and has completed the Gottman Method of Couples Therapy Level I and Level II training.

Dr. Arango’s specific areas of interest include: anxiety, depression, identity exploration and social justice/multicultural concerns, adjustment difficulties, life transitions, interpersonal relationships, work/life balance, self-esteem, body image concerns, trauma, and stress management. Dr. Arango works out of both MPS PLLC office locations.

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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MPS PLLC is conveniently located in the Courthouse/Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia. The office is 2 blocks from the Court House metro stop on the Orange Line. Our building is 10 minutes from downtown Washington, DC and the location provides easy access to major roadways including 50, 395, 66, and the GW Parkway. For your convenience metered and garage parking is available.

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