Dr. Ryan Robinson is a Clinical Psychologist in Dupont Circle in Washington, D.C. who specializes in anxiety disorders, depression, trauma, relationships, life transitions and working with individuals of color and members of the LGBTQIA community.
While Dr. Robinson can offer tangible concrete tools, his passion lies in long-term work that is insight-oriented and relational. He focuses on strengthening his relationship with each of his clients, so they feel safe and comfortable digging deep and revealing their most vulnerable elements. He spends time in sessions exploring how past experiences influence how they interact with the world today.
When working with clients who are navigating the coming out process, Dr. Robinson empathizes with their experience, knowing how hard it is to come out and recognizing where they are in process. He helps them find their voice and feel empowered to be who they are and love who they want.
Dr. Robinson creates a safe, warm space where individuals can begin to identify, challenge and positively change relational patterns. His office is located near the Dupont Circle metro station.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
LGBTQIA topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges
Race & cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Ryan Robinson is not in-network with any insurances.
Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.
Dr. Robinson can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.
Private Practice, 2016 - Present
University of Oregon, PhD in Counseling Psychology
University of Oregon, MS in Counseling, Family and Human Services
San Diego State University, BA in Psychology
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