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Deanna Sanders PsyD

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?

Deanna Sanders, Psy. D. , is a licensed clinical psychologist. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at Spectrum Behavioral Health under the supervision of Scott E. Smith, Ph.D. Dr. Sanders works with children, adolescents, and adults who experience a range of concerns including anxiety and panic disorders, depression, trauma, addiction, adjustment disorders, ADHD, oppositional defiant disorder, and intermittent explosive disorder. She also conducts psychological testing. Dr. Sanders earned her Masters and Doctoral degrees in clinical psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology. She has experience working in inpatient, outpatient, and intensive outpatient settings. As part of her training, Dr. Sanders has completed three externships and one internship. She completed her internship at Pennsylvania Counseling Services where she provided mental health and addictions counseling, as well as completed psychological assessments. Dr. Sanders primarily uses cognitive behavioral therapy to help people build new skills to manage and cope with problems and encourages them to consider problems from new perspectives. She also utilizes positive psychology to build on people?s individual strengths, as well as mindfulness meditation and motivational interviewing.




LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise




Bipolar disorder

Child mental health

LGBTQIA related issues

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Psychological evaluations & testing

In-Network Insurance



Cigna EAP


Evernorth Health Services

Johns Hopkins Healthcare


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Psychological Testing and Evaluation

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • Maryland, PsyD, 6345


Argosy University

Online Therapy

Office at 810 Bestgate Road, Annapolis, MD

Frequently Asked Questions About Deanna Sanders, PsyD

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

Is Deanna Sanders accepting new clients?

Yes, Deanna Sanders is accepting new clients for online therapy in Maryland and in-person appointments at 810 Bestgate Road, Suite 325, Annapolis, MD, 21401.

Does Deanna Sanders accept insurance?

Yes, Deanna Sanders accepts insurance, including Aetna, CareFirst, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Evernorth Health Services and Johns Hopkins Healthcare.

Does Deanna Sanders offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Deanna Sanders offers in-person appointments at 810 Bestgate Road, Suite 325, Annapolis, MD, 21401.

Does Deanna Sanders offer online therapy?

Yes, Deanna Sanders offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Maryland.

How quickly can I see Deanna Sanders?

Deanna Sanders 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 Deanna Sanders speak?

Deanna Sanders conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Deanna Sanders online?

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