Find Bipolar Disorder Therapists & Counselors in U Street Corridor of Washington DC, DC.

Show neighborhoods in Washington DC    

Bipolar disorder is characterized by intense and swift mood changes that can make everyday life a challenge. There are multiple types of bipolar disorder (formerly called manic-depressive), and each are characterized by their levels of ups and downs as well as the length of symptoms.

If you believe you have bipolar disorder, the time to seek help is now. Whether you are located in downtown Washington DC, Anacostia, Ballston, Bluemont, or even Brentwood, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder

When it comes to bipolar disorder, there are two classes of symptoms, mania and depression, that alternate for specific episodes. These cause feelings of highs and lows.

  • Mania: restlessness, overconfidence, having loads of energy, feeling extremely happy, feeling like your thoughts are racing.
  • Depression: sadness, hopelessness, fatigue, being unable to concentrate, decreased interest in daily activities or relationships.

You may not experience these exact symptoms, as bipolar disorder symptoms can vary greatly from individual to individual. Less severe symptoms are often caused by Cyclothymic disorder, which is related to bipolar disorder.

If you’d like to know more about bipolar disorder symptoms, this article details differences between manic and depressive episodes. If you think you may be suffering from bipolar disorder, the best thing you can do is seek help from a therapist.

Seek Bipolar Disorder Therapy Today!

The sooner you seek treatment for bipolar disorder, the sooner you can begin to understand and cope with your mood swings. And Mental Health Match can help you get started by quickly matching you with a professional therapist. Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

U Street Corridor of Washington DC, DC Bipolar Disorder Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

Looking to expand your network? At Mental Health Match, we match clients to therapists and counselors specializing in bipolar disorder. Get set up for new referrals in 10 minutes or less. 60 day free trial, with no credit cards required to start. Join now.

Read more
Showing 1 - 5 (132 total therapists)
Showing 1 - 5 (132 total therapists)
Filters:
Picture of Rebecca Kim, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Virginia
Rebecca Kim
Together, we will:

I believe that a strong therapeutic relationship is the foundation of therapy. Together we will uncover how past ways of coping with emotions, experiences, and relationships are no longer effective and together identify healthier coping strategies.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Rebecca Kim, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

I believe that a strong therapeutic relationship is the foundation of therapy. Together we will uncover how past ways of coping with emotions, experiences, and relationships are no longer effective and together identify healthier coping strategies.

Something to know about my approach is:

I view therapy as a collaborative process and use an integrative therapeutic approach. I believe therapy is an opportunity to recognize and untangle patterns in order to have a healthier relationship with yourself.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Family of Origin
  • Grief
  • Self-Compassion
Read more about me
Map in Arlington, Virginia for Rebecca Kim therapy location.
1.8 miles from you
Picture of Carolyn Hoffmann, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Maryland
Carolyn Hoffmann
Together, we will:

utilize a strengths-based, trauma-informed, and person-centered style to support you through difficult times. I value modeling what trust and support can look like in your daily life.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Carolyn Hoffmann, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Maryland
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

utilize a strengths-based, trauma-informed, and person-centered style to support you through difficult times. I value modeling what trust and support can look like in your daily life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a balance of listening and open-ended questions to really understand your life experiences. In my approach, I prioritize connection and reasonable expectations as we identify together what sustainable change means for you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Anxiety
  • Career Change
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Children
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Feeling Stuck
  • Life Transitions
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Trauma
Read more about me
Map in Washington, District of Columbia for Carolyn Hoffmann therapy location.
1.8 miles from you
FEELING OVERWHELMED?
Take our free survey to make your search easier.
Picture of Ronald Shectman, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia
Ronald Shectman
Together, we will:

Work on building the cognitive and behavioral skills required for dealing with current challenges well. If warranted, I will point out blind spots, unrecognized strengths, examples of self-sabotage, and ways in which the past has shaped the present.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Ronald Shectman, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

Work on building the cognitive and behavioral skills required for dealing with current challenges well. If warranted, I will point out blind spots, unrecognized strengths, examples of self-sabotage, and ways in which the past has shaped the present.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am always ready to present new ways of thinking or concrete guidance should there exist gaps in self-understanding or know-how. My suggestions are never imposed but are presented for you to consider, and I will respect your right of refusal.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Management
  • Grief
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Life Transitions
  • Persistant Depressive Disorder
  • Relationships
Read more about me
Map in Washington, District of Columbia for Ronald Shectman therapy location.
2.0 miles from you
Picture of Kirk  Burke-Hamilton, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia
Kirk Burke-Hamilton
Together, we will:

We begin by building a therapeutic relationship. We will elevate your concerns and adjust based on your personal needs. I don’t start stress or trauma work until we agree on healthy coping techniques for you to use throughout the treatment.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Kirk  Burke-Hamilton, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

We begin by building a therapeutic relationship. We will elevate your concerns and adjust based on your personal needs. I don’t start stress or trauma work until we agree on healthy coping techniques for you to use throughout the treatment.

Something to know about my approach is:

First, we assess the concerns and develop a plan together. Then we get to know each other through a "therapeutic relationship." Followed by methodically working our way through psychoeducation and mixed modalities to address each concern.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Acute Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • LGBTQ+
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationships
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Work-Life Balance
Read more about me
Map in Washington, District of Columbia for Kirk  Burke-Hamilton therapy location.
4.3 miles from you
Picture of Allison Kirsch, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia
Allison Kirsch
Together, we will:

We will work together to develop a treatment plan that is personalized to you. We will check in frequently on treatment progress and I will stay flexible to changing and expanding the approach as needed to best meet your needs.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Allison Kirsch, mental health therapist in District Of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

We will work together to develop a treatment plan that is personalized to you. We will check in frequently on treatment progress and I will stay flexible to changing and expanding the approach as needed to best meet your needs.

Something to know about my approach is:

I integrate mind- and body-based approaches to help you explore areas for personal growth. I believe you are the expert on yourself and I am your partner in helping you process, uncover your strengths, and move towards your life goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Dynamics
  • Life Transitions
  • Self-Harm
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma
  • Women’s Health
Read more about me
Map in Bethesda, Maryland for Allison Kirsch therapy location.
4.5 miles from you