Rankin Behavioral Health

DBT & CBT psychotherapy treatment for adults, adolescents, and children


Welcome to Rankin Behavioral Health, a clinical psychology practice in Northern Virginia.  Our office is based in Falls Church, Virginia inside the Washington DC Capital Beltway.  Neighboring areas are Arlington County, Fairfax, and McLean.  We provide individual psychotherapy, adult and adolescent DBT Programs (Group and Individual DBT), and parenting work.  We serve adults, teenagers, children, and families.  

What difficulties do we usually treat?

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorders

  • Traumatic Stress

  • Relationship Issues

  • Addictions and Habits

  • Impulsive and Harmful Behaviors

  • Life or emotional difficulties related to ADHD, learning disabilities, or mild autism.

What methods do we use for treatment?

Having a warm, trusting therapy relationship is a vital component of therapy.   Treatment starts with proper assessment of difficulties to find the right solutions. Measurement of symptoms throughout therapy assesses progress. We use evidence-based Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) tailored to the particular blocks in your life.


If you are having a clinical emergency, here are resources.

New clients can submit an email inquiry here:








Contact Info

Free parking for clients is available behind and on the side of the building.  

Our suite is up a flight of stairs,

so we are not handicap accessible.




256 N. Washington Street, Suite 3

Falls Church, Virginia 22046