About Heather

/About Heather
About Heather 2018-07-09T18:17:43+00:00

I am licensed as a Professional Counselor by the State of Virginia. I have an undergraduate degree in Psychology and a Masters degree in Community Counseling. My postgraduate studies have focused on treating Trauma, Anxiety and understanding the mind body connection. I have studied Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with the Beck Institute and I have completed the Post Partum Support International training for mental health providers. I also have a certificate in Telemental Health & Digital Ethics from the Zur Institute.

My previous mental health work experience includes working with the severely mentally ill in Washington, DC, Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter and Fairfax County Office for Women and Domestic and Sexual Violence Services. I have owned my private practice in Alexandria, Virginia for 5 years.

Professional Associations:

  • Postpartum Support International
  • American Counseling Association
  • Northern Virginia LPC

Contact me at heather@heathermcmillenlpc.com or 202-352-8950 to discuss how I can help or to answer any questions you have about teletherapy.