About My Private Practice

I am a fully licensed LCSW Clinical Psychotherapist. I have a passion for using the best therapeutic techniques to help clients emotionally heal and reach a state of wholeness in their lives. I counsel individuals, couples, and families. I thrive on keeping up with the latest research and training in my areas of expertise. I am E.M.D.R. certified.

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About Dessia Crawmer, LCSW, Trauma Specialist

I interweave the following therapeutic models, psychological research, and skills into a unique, client-tailored treatment plan:   
  • EMDR for Traumatic Experiences
  • EMDR for Disturbing Experiences
  • Ego State Therapy
  • Somatic Therapy
  • Attachment Research
  • Childhood Developmental Stage Deficits
  • Emotional Regulation Skills
  • Mindfulness/Mindsight Skills
  • Brain Research
  • Cognitive Behavioral Eating Disorders
  • Couples Communication Skills, Imago Theory
  • Family Systems Model
  • Attachment Based Parenting Skills

I counsel individuals, couples, and families as I address the following issues: 

  • Mood Regulation: Depression, Anxiety, Panic Attacks, and Anger
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Childhood and Adult Trauma
  • Complex Childhood Family Dysfunction
  • Rape, Incest, Physical, and Emotional Abuse
  • Neglect, Attachment, Intimacy Difficulties
  • Cognitive Behavioral Eating Disorders
  • Chronic Health Issues
  • Single Adult Dating Relationships
  • Couples Counseling
  • Divorce, Remarriage, Blended Family
  • Domestic Violence
  • Parenting Skills and Family Issues
  • God, Spirituality, Christian Perspective
  • Career Decisions
  • Professional Performance Enhancement
  • PTSD Issues
  • ADHD
  • Cancer patients
  • Parents with children cancer diagnosis


Dessia Crawmer, LCSW

4041 University Drive, Suite 200

Fairfax, VA  22030


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(703) 691-1230


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