Renew The Love And Joy 
In Your Relationship

marriage happiness
  • Improve Communication
  • Resolve Conflicts
  • Build Hope
  • Heal Affairs
  • Rekindle Desire
  • Reduce Family Stress
  • Rebuild Trust
  • Increase Intimacy

Joann K. Carpenter, Ph.D
Clinical Psychologist


  • Clinically proven methods to rebuild trust and resolve  problems
  • Research-based training in couple's communication skills
  • Focused goal-oriented therapy using current scientific advances

Gentle Care:

  • Sensitive work to rekindle hope and renew sexual intimacy
  • Comfortable and confidential setting
  • Individual or team therapists available for couples, families, children and individuals


  • Evening and weekend hours
  • Free telephone consultation
  • Insurance reimbursable
  • Near Bethesda Metro
  • Free Parking

Psychotherapy for Couples, Families, and Individuals

To schedule an appointment or for more information contact us
301-907-8821 or email

If You Need Help, We're Here for You.

Bethesda Marriage Counseling is conveniently located in downtown Bethesda, Md. We serve the online community as well as communities in Suburban Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia including: Bethesda, North Bethesda, Boyds, Cabin John, Chevy Chase, Colesville, Cabin John, Garrett Park, Gaithersburg, Glen Echo, Kensington, North Potomac, Olney, Poolesville, Potomac, Montgomery Village, Rockville, Silver Spring, Takoma Park, Wheaton, Woodley Park, Georgetown, McLean American University Park, Tenleytown, Friendship Heights, Montgomery County 20008 20814 20016 20815 20817 20904 20812 20855 20877 20878 20879 20896 20895 20886 20830 20832 20854 20859 20850 20852 22106 22101 22102 20853 20903 20905 20906 20910 20912 20902

Services at Bethesda Marriage Counseling include: marriage counseling, relationship therapy, couples counseling, premarital counseling, counseling, and psychotherapy for couples and individuals dealing with relationship issues, infidelity, cheating, marriage, communication, conflict resolution, eldercare issues, sexual problems, divorce recovery, infertility, medical illnesses, stress management, life transitions and positive psychology coaching.