Sahar Esfahani, PhD


Clinical Psychologist

6917 Arlington Road
Suite 221
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
Phone: 2408414814

Narrative of Services:

Dr. Esfahani has been in private practice since 2016. Prior to that she completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Hospital specializing in co-occurring PTSD and Substance Use Disorders. She completed her internship at the Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System. Her prior experiences included: San Francisco VA Hospital, University of California San Francisco, Stanford Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, and Palo Alto VA Health Care System. She is trained in various evidence-based therapies.
Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels (ADA accessible): Yes

Training Description:

Dr. Esfahani provides Cognitive Behavioral Therapies for anxiety, OCD and related mood disorders. She uses the following treatment modalities: Exposure and Response Prevention, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, CBT for Insomnia, Habit Reversal Training, Behavioral Activation, Cognitive Processing Therapy and Prolonged Exposure.