Humans are naturally social and require relationships in order to thrive. This is why Dr. Todd Huntley prioritizes the building and maintenance of healthy therapeutic alliances with his patients. Strong professional relationships set the stage for trust, safety, collaboration and mutuality. Dr. Huntley believes that therapy is a place where meaningful dialogue is co-created and tailored at helping individuals, couples, and families to achieve their goals, maximize their potentials, and to heal emotionally. Dr. Huntley’s clinical orientation is integrative and includes approaches such as Cognitive-Behavioral, Psychodynamic, and Humanistic therapies.
Dr. Huntley is a licensed clinical psychologist in the Commonwealth of Virginia. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of Virginia and received both his Master’s (2004) and Doctoral (2008) degrees in clinical psychology from the American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University/Washington DC campus. He completed his pre-doctoral internship at Loudoun County Mental Health and has had experience working in a variety of clinical settings including: a university counseling center, group private practice as a therapist and clinical supervisor of graduate psychology students, teen day treatment program for substance abuse, and a full-scale medical clinic. Trained as a generalist, his private practice includes psychotherapy/counseling/play therapy to individuals (ages 4 and up), marriage and couples therapy, family therapy, and psychotherapy groups. Dr. Huntley also provides psychological assessment (testing) services, including academic assessments for learning disabilities and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. His clinical specialty is working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and other individuals dealing with issues related to sexuality and/or gender identity.