Dr. Lana W. Ross

Lana Wald Ross, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Resident in Clinical Psychology

Dr. Ross earned her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the APA-accredited program at American University (AU) in Washington, DC. She also earned a Master’s degree in Psychology from AU, a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Hartford University, and Bachelor of Arts from Washington University in St. Louis where she double majored in Psychology and Anthropology.

Dr. Ross completed an APA-accredited pre-doctoral internship at the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center (DC VAMC). At the DC VAMC, Dr. Ross worked with a diverse population of veterans and provided individual, group, and couples psychotherapy, as well as administered neuropsychological and psychological evaluations. Additionally, Dr. Ross has worked in a variety of settings including: academic medical centers, military medical centers, NIMH, community mental health centers, and a university counseling center.

Dr. Ross works collaboratively with clients and incorporates a variety of evidence-based therapy modalities: Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Solution-Focused, and Mindfulness based therapeutic modalities. Dr. Ross also completed training in Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) and Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PET) to assist clients who have experienced fears, worries, traumatic stress and trauma. In her work with couples, Dr. Ross utilizes the Gottman Method of Couples Therapy and has completed the Gottman Method of Couples Therapy (GMCT) Level I training.

Her treatment specialties include: anxiety, depression, trauma/post-traumatic stress disorder, relationships, insomnia, chronic pain, health psychology, substance use, sexuality/identity questions, work/life balance, concerns or issues affecting one’s quality of life, and relationship issues. She has also published peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters on the topics of sex and relationship therapy.

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.

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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