Jeremy Walden, PsyD
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Co-Founder
Dr. Walden received his undergraduate training in Indiana and graduate training in Florida before moving to Virginia. During his academic training, he had the opportunity to work on research projects focused on clinical issues such as substance use, emotional wellness, self-image, and interpersonal communication. During his clinical training, he worked in outpatient clinics, neuropsychological practices, and residential settings.
As a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Walden has worked in correctional settings, outpatient clinics, and private practice. He has served as clinic coordinator and director of clinical training. He had the privilege to assist in developing mental health programs and training clinicians. He has a passion for working with underserved populations and has followed a training path that assists him in incorporating culturally sensitive practice in all aspects of his work.
His approach to therapy is cognitive-behavioral and interpersonal theory based. He uses ACT techniques to provide a robust set of interventions to personalize the approach to each individual’s goals. Furthermore, he has had extensive training in trauma and trauma interventions such as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
Dr. Walden is now the Co-founder and Co-owner of a private practice, Dougan and Walden Wellness, PLLC. He strives to provide individuals with evidence-based treatment that is individualized to one's goals. He perceives therapy as an opportunity for problem-solving, emotional transformation, and personal growth through self-exploration, emotional regulation, and insight into the mind-body-social interconnections.