1. Animal-Assisted Therapy

    Definitions and  Clarification Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) Qualified, certified therapists and health care providers that employ the use of their own animal or another trained animal as a part of a therapeutic treatment plan. Therapy Dogs and Facility Dogs are included into this category. Dogs, like Riley, at our practice would fall into this category. To learn more about how Riley and Dr. Carr…Read More

  2. Alpha-Stim a Safe Alternative in the Treament of Insomnia, Depression, and Anxiety

    At Kentlands Psychotherapy in Gaithersburg, MD, we are proud to offer Alpha-Stim as a treatment option to our patients. Alpha-Stim is a therapeutic device that uses cranial electrical stimulation (CES) to alleviate the symptoms of anxiety, depression, insomnia, and some pain disorders. The device is roughly the size of a cell phone. The patient clips the device to their earlobes and receives a low…Read More