Last edited 10/07/2023
Dr. Heather Leahy Hecht Licensed Psychologist
She / Her / Hers
General Office Hours
In Eastern Time
|Monday||from 12:15 PM to 01:00 PM|
|Tuesday||from 12:15 PM to 01:00 PM|
|Wednesday||from 12:15 PM to 01:00 PM|
|Thursday||from 12:15 PM to 01:00 PM|
|Friday||from 12:15 PM to 01:00 PM|
Child mental health
Sexuality Based Issues
|Marriage & Couples Counseling||$250|
Marriage & Couples Counseling
Young Adults (18-24)
Cognitive Processing Therapy
Culturally Sensitive Therapy
Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)
Family Systems Therapy
Strength Based Therapy
Gottman Certified Couples Therapist
- District Of Columbia, Licensed Psychologist, PSY1001325
- Virginia, Licensed Psychologist, 0810005862
American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy, Doctorate of Psychology, Clinical Psychology, 2016
Dr. Heather Leahy Hecht earned and doctorate in clinical psychology with a specialization in couples, children, and family therapy, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Her dissertation was on positive psychology interventions for depression. Dr. Hecht’s post-doctoral residencies centered on the development of specialization in eating disorders and child/adolescent care. Dr. Hecht earned a Community Service Scholarship Award during her graduate studies for her work as a Court Appointed Special Advocate also known as CASA in Washington DC. Dr. Hecht founded Resolve Psychological Services in 2016 with a mission to provide top of the line therapeutic intervention to the community at large, recognizing a need for more access to evidence-based interventions. As such, Dr. Hecht has grown her practice into a five clinician practice centered around empirically supported therapy.
Dr. Heather Leahy Hecht completed her doctorate in clinical psychology, graduating Summa Cum Laude, in 2016. She earned a specialization in with a specialization in couples, children, and family therapy. Dr. Hecht’s dissertation centered on the empirical validity of positive psychology interventions for clinical depression. Dr. Hecht’s completed two residencies: one in the treatment of eating disorders from an All Foods Fit, Health at Every Size (HAES), and Intuitive Eating framework. Dr. Hecht’s second residency was focused on the development of her specialty in the treatment of children and adolescents. Dr. Hecht founded Resolve Psychological Services in 2016 with a mission to provide top of the line therapeutic intervention to the community at large, recognizing a need for more access to evidence-based interventions. Dr. Hecht was formally trained in a myriad of therapy modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness-Based CBT, Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Trauma Focused CBT, CBT-Enhanced for Eating Disorders, Schema Therapy, and she is a Gottman Certified Couples Therapist. Dr. Hecht identifies as an Integrative Therapist, as she is also formally trained in Psychodynamic Therapy, Play Therapy, Bibliotherapy, Art Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy and Humanistic Therapy, to name a few. Dr. Hecht has a special interest in Myers-Briggs Personality Indicator (MBTI) and was interviewed by DC Inno in 2013 on how MBTI can inform relationship compatibility: https://www.americaninno.com/dc/using-clues-from-myers-briggs-to-keep-you-and-your-significant-other-happy/. Dr. Hecht has grown her practice into a five clinician practice centered around empirically supported therapy, recognizing a need in the for the delivery of excellence in psychotherapy to the community at large.
Office at 1501 Langston Blvd, Arlington, VA
It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Heather Hecht, Licensed Psychologist, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.
Is Heather Hecht accepting new clients?
Yes, Heather Hecht is accepting new clients for online therapy in District Of Columbia and Virginia and in-person appointments at 1501 Langston Blvd, Suite 130, Arlington, VA, 22209.
Does Heather Hecht accept insurance?
No, Heather Hecht does not accept insurance.
What types of therapy does Heather Hecht offer?
Heather Hecht offers therapy for children, couples, families and individuals.
Does Heather Hecht offer in-person appointments?
Yes, Heather Hecht offers in-person appointments at 1501 Langston Blvd, Suite 130, Arlington, VA, 22209.
Does Heather Hecht offer online therapy?
Yes, Heather Hecht offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in District Of Columbia and Virginia.
How quickly can I see Heather Hecht?
Heather Hecht 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 Heather Hecht speak?
Heather Hecht conducts therapy sessions in English.
Can I book an appointment with Heather Hecht online?
Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Heather Hecht online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.