Lauren Zohler, D.O.
Dr. Zohler is a psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents, and young adults with mood, anxiety, and behavioral disorders, including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). She was born and raised in Syracuse, New York. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences in 2007. She then completed a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Biological Sciences (2008) at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania, where she also attended medical school, completing her medical education in 2012. She completed her residency in Psychiatry at the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2016, and her Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship in June of 2018 at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC, where she served as the Chief Fellow. Dr. Zohler provides comprehensive psychiatric assessments, including psychopharmacological treatment when indicated, and a family-systems approach to care. She emphasizes the need for a team approach when working with children and families, including routine communication with therapists, schools, and other medical professionals in order to provide comprehensive care. Dr. Zohler enjoys reading, traveling, golfing, going to the theater, and watching sports. She currently resides in Washington, DC.

Albert Thomas, MD.
Dr. Thomas is a psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of children, adolescents, and young adults. He works with those suffering from mood, anxiety, and behavioral disorders, including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Born and raised in Buffalo, New York, Dr. Thomas completed his undergraduate studies at The University of Sciences in Philadelphia, PA, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Health Science in 2010. He attended medical school at the Medical University of the Americas in Nevis, West Indies and completed his medical education in 2014. He completed his residency in Psychiatry at The University at Buffalo in 2017, and his Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship in June of 2019 at The University at Buffalo as well. Dr. Thomas provides comprehensive psychiatrics assessments, including psychopharmacological treatment as needed, and utilizes a family- systems approach to care. He emphasizes the inherent need for a multi-disciplinary team approach when working with children and families, including routine communication with therapists, schools, and other medical professionals to provide comprehensive care and support. Dr. Thomas enjoys traveling, being outdoors, and exploring all parts of the DMV as he recently relocated to the area.

Fiorella Rosen, LCSW-C
Fiorella is a bilingual therapist, whose parents hail from Peru and Uruguay. She grew up multi-culturally traveling often between South America and the DMV, where she was raised. Fiorella attended Georgetown Visitation for high school before earning her Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from the University of Toronto. She went on to obtain her Masters in Clinical Social Work from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. Fiorella has spent her entire career working in school based settings within Montgomery County at both the elementary and middle school levels where she has worked with a diverse population and a wide range of presenting needs, including; mood, anxiety, and behavioral disorders, trauma, issues related to gender and sexual identity, as well as various life and family transitions (relocation, adoption, family reunification, divorce, death and loss, etc). Fiorella believes that the ability to form a genuine connection with the children, teens and families she works with coupled with her sincere belief in their capacity for growth and change are what make her such an effective clinician. She draws from a range of modalities to support her clients in achieving improved states of being, including client-centered, solution-focused, CBT, and strengths-based techniques, when appropriate delivered through the medium of play. Fiorella lives in Potomac, MD with her husband and two daughters and their dog, Lucy. In her free time she can be found reading, exercising, and enjoying music in all its forms, but especially live.

Brianna Garrold, LCPC, LCPAT, ATR-BC
Brianna Garrold is a Board Certified and Licensed Clinical Professional Art Therapist, as well as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. Brianna received her BA from Notre Dame of Maryland University and her MA in Art Therapy and Counseling from George Washington University. Using a unique blend of evidence-based art therapy and counseling techniques, Brianna incorporates cognitive-behavioral therapy with mindfulness and studio-based approaches to meet each patient’s individual goals and needs. Patients working with Brianna often work towards increasing effective daily coping, learning to identify and appropriately express difficult emotions, cope with and challenge body image distortions, and learn to manage anxiety and trauma symptoms. She specializes in treating trauma, disordered eating, identity development challenges, and grief & loss. Brianna has special interest in both the LGBTQ+ community and the military community. Brianna has worked with several organizations throughout her career, including Arundel Lodge, Inc., Regional Institute for Children and Adolescents (RICA-Baltimore), and Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard Pratt Health Systems. During her time with Center for Eating Disorders, Brianna also served as facilitator for the “Love Your Tree” healthy body image community outreach campaign. In addition to providing therapy services, Brianna is an adjunct professor at her alma mater in Baltimore. She currently teaches Art Psychotherapy and Trauma for the Art Therapy Graduate Program. In her free time, Brianna enjoys spending time with her dog, working in her art studio, hiking, traveling, and spending time near the water in Annapolis.

Julie Carmen, LCSW-C
Julie is a licensed clinical social worker who has spent her career working with children and adolescents using an eclectic and empathic approach to therapy. Julie draws upon modalities including cognitive behavioral, solution focused and attachment based therapies, while using a client centered and strengths based approach to provide compassionate, warm and effective care to her patients. Julie received her Bachelors of Arts in Social Work at the University of Pittsburgh and her Masters degree in Social Work at the University of Maryland Baltimore. Julie has worked in various settings including working on an inpatient psychiatric unit with children and adolescents, working in an emergency room providing psychological evaluations and providing different services through a crisis center. Julie has worked with diverse populations and her clinical interests include depression, anxiety, trauma, significant life transitions, relationship concerns and eating disorders. Julie believes that a strong therapeutic rapport and open communication are the cornerstones of a successful therapeutic process. Julie lives in Washington, DC and loves spending time with her family, exploring new places and traveling

Lauren Losak, LCSW-C
Lauren is a licensed clinical social worker who has spent her career working with children and families of all ages and stages of life. She specializes in helping young children, preteens, adolescents and young adults who are struggling with difficult life transitions, anxiety, depression, ADD/ADHD, social skills and mood disregulation. Lauren takes a cognitive behavioral and client-centered approach to her therapeutic practice intended to drive meaningful growth and change. Her goal of treatment is to empower her clients to promote healthy and adaptive coping strategies and skills.
Lauren earned her Bachelor of Arts from Gettysburg College in Psychology and her Masters in Clinical Social Work from Catholic University. After beginning her career in therapeutic foster care in Washington, DC, Lauren spent the last five years in a K-12 school-based setting, and has focused on individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, and behavioral support.
In her free time, Lauren enjoys playing fetch with her dog McNabb, cooking, hiking and exploring Maryland and the greater DC area.

Julia Sylvain, LCSW-C
Julia is a licensed clinical social worker who specializes in working with children and families. She utilizes mindfulness and various aspects of motivational interviewing within the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) modality. In tailoring therapy to cater to each client’s strengths and likes, she ensures that therapy is fun and effective. Past clients would describe her as silly and genuine. Julia believes in utilizing her rapport to motivate youth and children to invest in their therapeutic goals. Julia received her Bachelor’s in Social Work from the University of South Carolina and her Master’s degree in Social Work with a clinical specialty in children and families from the University of Maryland Baltimore. For the past eight years, she has been working in therapeutic foster care providing therapy and advocacy within South Carolina, the District of Columbia, and Montgomery County. In turn, Julia has worked with children and youth in all settings with a vast array of backgrounds; she believes in providing solutions that are realistic and beneficial in all settings. While specializing in youth and families who have experienced trauma, behavioral disorders/concerns, Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, depression, anxiety, adjustment disorder, and attachment concerns, she also advocates making therapy enjoyable and applicable. Having been born in D.C. and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Julia has honed in on the savviness of the city while exuding warmth of southern hospitality. She currently enjoys living in D.C. and spending time with her family and friends, exercising, attending local concerts, and traveling.

Greg Clements, LCPC

Greg is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, with a background in business and teaching. He enjoys working with children and families by using a mixture of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), mindfulness, Solution Focused and Person Centered Therapy. He grew up in Birmingham, Alabama but left after high school to obtain his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Miami. After a few years of working in the business realm and a two year stint with the Peace Corps, Greg knew that his calling was to become a therapist! He then moved to Nashville, TN to obtain his Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lipscomb University. Greg has spent his career working with student as young as elementary age, through college; specializing in managing depression, anxiety, self-esteem, trauma, family dynamics, and life transitions. He believes that all children have a voice that deserves to be heard, and more importantly understood, from their own point of view. He strives to build authentic and intentional relationships with his students to help create an environment where they feel comfortable being themselves. He encourages his patients to feel empowered and to make the changes they want to see in their everyday lives! In his free time, Greg loves spending time with his wife and daughter, listening to music, and making/eating BBQ.