Education & Certification

Licensed In
New York

Graduated From
George Washington University (2008)

National Register Member Since
2010

Rachel Nilsen, PhD

I am a licensed psychologist, credentialed as a health service psychologist by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists, a nonprofit organization established in 1974. The National Register credential signifies adherence to the highest standards of professional practice. I provide psychological assessment and treatment along with other preventive and consultative services. For more information on my areas of expertise, ages served, and other practice details, please see below. For more information on the National Register, see www.NationalRegister.org. Thanks for visiting my FindaPsychologist.org profile page!

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Depression and Other Mood Disorders (e.g., bipolar disorder, major depression, bereavement)
  • Abuse/Neglect (e.g., domestic violence, child physical/sexual/emotional abuse, elder abuse/neglect)
  • Gender Issues (e.g., gender roles and equality, prejudice, male vulnerability and masculinity, feminist principles)
  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)

Ages Served

  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment
  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal

Credentials/Memberships

    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists

Contact Information

Primary Contact

This psychologist has elected not to publish contact information.

P: 703-622-9725 (Office)