Erin Kardel, PsyD

106 Elden Street
Suite 17
Herndon, Virginia 20170

Narrative of Services:

Dr. Kardel specializes in evidenced-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) with a particular emphasis on behavioral interventions such as ERP as well as mindfulness-based approaches. Dr. Kardel has treated hundreds of patients diagnosed with OCD and/or OCD related disorders. Individual therapy is offered which includes ERP treatment, home visits (when needed/if possible), and is tailored to the individual depending on treatment recommendations. Dr. Kardel also incorporates biofeedback into her treatment so that a patient can become more aware and active in their own stress management and health maintenance.

Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes

Training Description:

Dr. Kardel is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from The George Washington University and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from American University. She has completed specialized training in exposure and response prevention (ERP) treatment for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) through The Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety at the University of Pennsylvania which is a world recognized treatment research center.

Diversity Statement:

I had extensive training during my doctoral program and pre-doctoral internship related to cultural competency and have worked with diverse populations.