Last edited 12/11/2023

Alexander Kanaan PMHNP

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Alexander Kanaan is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Virginia who has been practicing since 2017. His graduate studies were done at the University of Tampa where he trained to become a family nurse practitioner, and at Johns Hopkins University where he trained to become a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. Alexander has experience in family medicine, internal medicine, urgent care, addiction medicine, and psychiatry. He is also experienced in inpatient psychiatry, psychiatric emergency fast track, consult liaison services, and pediatric intensive outpatient services. Alexander is passionate about the optimization of physical and mental health in the clients he serves, with a firm understanding that the two are not mutually exclusive and are complementary of one another. Outside of work, Alexander enjoys hiking, powerlifting, spending time with his wife, friends, and family, watching anime, and playing video games.



LGBTQIA related issues

Medication Management

General Expertise




Bipolar disorder

LGBTQIA related issues

Psychotic Disorders


Veterans' issues

In-Network Insurance



Cigna EAP

Elevance Health

Evernorth Health Services


Magellan Health

MediNcrease Health Plans


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • Virginia, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, 24175537


St. Petersburg College

The University of Tampa

Online Therapy

Office at 1005 N Glebe Rd, Arlington, VA

Frequently Asked Questions About Alexander Kanaan, PMHNP

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Alexander Kanaan, PMHNP, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Alexander Kanaan accepting new clients?

Yes, Alexander Kanaan is accepting new clients for online therapy in Virginia and in-person appointments at 1005 N Glebe Rd, Suite 525, Arlington, VA, 22201.

Does Alexander Kanaan accept insurance?

Yes, Alexander Kanaan accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Cigna EAP, Elevance Health, Evernorth Health Services, Humana, Magellan Health and MediNcrease Health Plans.

Does Alexander Kanaan offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Alexander Kanaan offers in-person appointments at 1005 N Glebe Rd, Suite 525, Arlington, VA, 22201.

Does Alexander Kanaan offer online therapy?

Yes, Alexander Kanaan offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Virginia.

How quickly can I see Alexander Kanaan?

Alexander Kanaan typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Alexander Kanaan speak?

Alexander Kanaan conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Alexander Kanaan online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Alexander Kanaan online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.