Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.
~World Health Organization, 1948
Welcome to Behavioral Health First
Since 1984, Behavioral Health First has provided the highest quality psychological and consultation services to adults, children, couples, families and organizations.
What makes us different? At Behavioral Health First, we understand that you need support and assistance in working through difficult life issues as a unique and respected person. We are the doctors with the skills and abilities to help. At Behavioral Health First, we know that real health, emotional well-being and life happiness comes when you learn to become the expert for your own life. No matter how painful or difficult the situation, Clients who work with us learn how to be stronger, make choices and decisions that are more balanced personally, at home and at work. We know that all people have the potential to continue to learn, grow, develop and chart a better course for their life! How do we know this? Because we help people work through life challenges and health issues large and small every day.
Call us. We help our clients survive then thrive, when facing challenges related to:
Contact Information and Location
Clients come to us from all over the Metro area. We are conveniently located two blocks north of the Van Ness/UDC Metro Station (Red Line). Street parking is easily available.
Health embraces the body as well as the mind and spirit. It encompasses not just today's pain or pleasure, but the whole being.