Last edited 12/11/2023

David Hess PhD

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?

David W. Hess is a Psychologist in Virginia who has been practicing since 1992. He was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA and has more than 30 years of experience providing psychological services. He has served in both the US Air Force and US Public Health Service as a Clinical Psychologist. He earned a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Millersville University of Pa. , a Master's degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in School Psychology in New Jersey, and Doctor of Philosophy (PHD) in Clinical Psychology from Nova Southeastern University, in Florida. He completed his post-doctoral education at Hahnemann University School of Medicine, PA. He is board certified by the American Board of Professional Psychology in Rehabilitation Psychology, with special interests in neurodegenerative diseases and dementia. Dr. Hess has enjoyed providing comprehensive assessments to patients with a variety of neurological care needs such as traumatic brain injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, seizures, tumors, and attention deficit disorders. He has also served a consultant to the Federal Aviation Association as a neuropsychologist.




LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise




Bipolar disorder

LGBTQIA related issues

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Psychotic Disorders


In-Network Insurance



Cigna EAP


Elevance Health

Evernorth Health Services


Magellan Health


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Psychological Testing and Evaluation


  • Virginia, PhD, 810002103


Fairleigh Dickinson University

Wilford Hall Medical Center

Nova Southeastern University

Hahnemannn University Medical Center

Online Therapy

Office at 9202 Center Oak Court, Mechanicsville, VA

Frequently Asked Questions About David Hess, PhD

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

Is David Hess accepting new clients?

Yes, David Hess is accepting new clients for online therapy in Virginia and in-person appointments at 9202 Center Oak Court, Mechanicsville, VA, 23116.

Does David Hess accept insurance?

Yes, David Hess accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Elevance Health, Evernorth Health Services, Humana, Magellan Health and MediNcrease Health Plans.

Does David Hess offer in-person appointments?

Yes, David Hess offers in-person appointments at 9202 Center Oak Court, Mechanicsville, VA, 23116.

Does David Hess offer online therapy?

Yes, David Hess offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Virginia.

How quickly can I see David Hess?

David Hess 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 David Hess speak?

David Hess conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with David Hess online?

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