Meredith is the founder and clinical director of District Therapy Associates. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a BA degree from UNC Chapel Hill and a MS degree in Clinical Counseling from Johns Hopkins University. After serving as a sole practitioner for over 15 years, in 2017 she expanded her practice in order to serve more clients in the DC metro area.
Meredith has over 20 years experience in her field working with children, adolescents and adults. Her career includes In-Home Therapist in Northern Virginia then private practice in Washington, DC.
As a psychotherapist, Meredith believes in the strength of the therapeutic relationship and works to create caring, respectful and trusting relationships with each client so he or she can feel comfortable sharing thoughts and feelings. Through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) she challenges her clients to explore alternative ways to behave and think about their issues so they can improve their lives. Meredith works with children, adolescents and adults on a variety or issues including anxiety, depression, self esteem, grief, trauma and relationship issues.
Meredith Gardner, LPC