Counseling in Gaithersburg, MD. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Gaithersburg, Maryland will help you make the changes you want.

Becky Roth, MSW, LMSW, CPC

Becky Roth, MSW, LMSW, CPC

Career Counselor, Career Coach, and Life Coach

11904 F Darnestown Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878 | 240-233-4188

Need a career coach to help you transition, relaunch or re-enter into the workplace? Are you unhappy with your current job and ready to make some changes? For 18+ years I have coached individuals advancing them toward success, balance and fulfillment in their careers.

Robert Castle, M.S., LCPC, NCC

Robert Castle, M.S., LCPC, NCC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Available for Online Therapy

Teletherapy shortens the distance between you and access to licensed counseling services. Currently accepting new clients residing anywhere in Maryland or Pennsylvania for individual, couples, family, and career counseling services.

Nancy Montagna, Ph. D.

Nancy Montagna, Ph. D.

Clinical Psychologist, Licensed in Maryland and Virginia

Available for Online Therapy

Our own minds can multiply, confuse, and perpetuate the inevitable pain in life, or heal us to greater joy, love, and creativity. I will listen well and engage with you to move toward the life and relationships you want as rapidly as possible.

Related Sites:
City of Gaithersburg
Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists

Therapy Gaithersburg, MD

Counseling Neelsville, Montgomery Village, Redland, Derwood, Beantown, Germantown

Gaithersburg is located in the state of Maryland with everything to meet your family's entertainment needs. Regardless of age, there is something in the area for your children, teenage, and adult family members alike. AMF is an idea for families wishing to engage in a friendly competition of bowling. Here you will also find a concession stand and other amenities to keep you entertained for hours. For families wishing to enjoy a nice family-friendly film in a highly relaxing environment, Loews Cineplex is available within the area. Stop by the snack bar on the way to your seats to grab popcorn and drinks for your children and teenagers. Adventure Park USA is ideal for families wishing to enjoy the great outdoors with roller coasters, mini golf, and more nearby. There are specifically designated areas for younger children for their fun and safety.1 In terms of education, Quince Orchard High and Thurgood Marshall Elementary are a couple of the schools within the city.

Mental Health in Gaithersburg

Hoarding can cause significant stress in a person's life, as well as in the lives of his or her loved ones. Not knowing where to turn for help can add additional strain to relationships. The city of Gaithersburg provides many resources for hoarders and their families, including conflict resolution services for families that have been torn apart because of a loved one's hoarding. Groups for caregivers meet on a monthly basis and provide valuable resources and a strong a system of support. Messies Anonymous and Clutter Anonymous groups offer peer support and expert guidance for individuals who may not be hoarders but whose messes cause conflict with others.2

The Montgomery County Public Schools take a proactive approach to preventing bullying. One-on-one, small group, and large group interventions help each member of the school community develop an understanding of the negative impacts that bullying has on the school environment. School-based programs also help students and staff members build the necessary skills to deal with bullying in a positive and constructive manner. For more detailed information regarding the district's anti-bullying efforts, call 301-309-6277.3

Individuals who are experiencing grief after the loss of a loved one can find a strong system of support in the Grief Care group offered by Church of the Redeemer. The group provides strength to those who are bereaved through peer support and guidance from a biblically-based program of events. Groups meet on a weekly basis and are provided for free. Call 301-926-0967 to find out more about this group.4

Current Initiatives

The city of Gaithersburg's Homeless Services Division has undertaken an initiative to bring an end to homelessness in the community. Their outreach team advocates on behalf of those who do not have a permanent residence, and connects those people with the necessary resources to rebuild their lives. The team also works to reduce stigma associated with homelessness by offering community workshops about the frequency and causes of homelessness. Recovery services are also part of the initiative, so homeless individuals who struggle with a chemical dependency can receive the assistance they need to overcome their addiction. Contact the city at 301-258-6395 for additional details.5


1. Adventure Park USA. (2017). Attractions. Retrieved from
2. City of Gaithersburg. (2017). Hoarding Resources. Retrieved from
3. Montgomery County Public Schools. (2017). Preventing Bullying. Retrieved from
4. Church of the Redeemer. (2017). Grief Care. Retrieved from
5. City of Gaithersburg. (2017). Homeless Services. Retrieved from

Gaithersburg is located in Montgomery County, Maryland. It has a land area of 10.25 square miles and a water area of 0.13 square miles.  The population of Gaithersburg is 67,456 people with 23,550 households and a median annual income of $80,734. .

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Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Gaithersburg for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Gaithersburg public health department.