Molly Strauss, M.D.
Dr. Strauss practices general adult psychiatry. She has expertise and broad clinical experience in both psychotherapy and psychopharmacology. Although her primary approach is individual treatment, she includes family members or significant others when appropriate. All treatment decisions are made collaboratively with her patients to best meet individual needs. Dr. Strauss specializes in evaluating and treating depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, panic disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, relationship and parenting issues and emotional distress related to medical illness. Her treatment approaches include insight-oriented, interpersonal, cognitive and psycho-educational psychotherapies as well as medication when needed. Dr. Strauss graduated from Duke University Medical School in 1979 and completed her residency in general adult psychiatry at the University of Washington in Seattle in 1983. She was board certified in Psychiatry in 1984 and has been active in the Washington Psychiatric Society's Continuing Education Committee.
Years in Practice
1979 Duke University Medical School
1983 University of Washington in Seattle, Washington
1984 American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, Member of the Washington Psychiatric Society, Member of the Association of Women Psychiatrists
Practicing psychiatry since 1983
"Top Doc" listing in the Washingtonian magazine for many years
Dr. Strauss is in the office for appointments Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. If you are new to her practice, please call her at 301-897-0099 ext. 310 to discuss scheduling a consultation.
Prior to your initial evaluation, please print and complete the following forms and fax to the office or bring with you to your first appointment.
- Registration Sheet
- Policies and Procedures
- DSM-5 Symptom Measure
- Medical Symptom Checklist (Review of Systems)
- Medication History
- Depression Scale CUDOS-18
Dr. Strauss does not directly participate with any insurance companies. However, many insurance policies have an out-of-network benefit which typically reimburses you for a portion of your payment. Our Office Manager, LaShawn Farrish, can provide guidance with this process.
Phone: 301-897-0099 ext. 310