Diagnostic Assessment

Psychological Assessment and Mental Health Counseling in Washington, DC

Psychotherapist Dr. Wilfried Busse performs diagnostic assessment on patients in order to diagnose mental disorders and begin treating those patients accordingly. Dr. Busse is a highly-respected provider of mental health counseling in the Washington, D.C. area, and uses tenets of cognitive behavioral therapy such as EMDR. His psychological assessments are conducted using the Diagnostic Statistical manual (DSM) of Mental Disorders, which was published by the American Psychiatric Association and provides a standard criteria for the classification of mental disorders. If you are dealing with issues and have considered meeting with a therapist, Dr. Wilfried Busse, Ph.D invites you to learn more about the benefits of psychotherapy in his care. You will find a relaxed atmosphere in which to explore the issues in your life and begin making positive changes. Dr. Busse offers experience and compassion in his practice, and invites you to schedule your initial consultation in his office today.

diagnostic-assessment

A diagnostic assessment may sound daunting on many levels, but the truth is that it is anything but. The goal of a psychological assessment is simply to accurately diagnose what is going on so that you can receive proper and more effective treatment. The Diagnostic Statistical Manual (DSM) used by Dr. Busse and his peers is an effective tool in this process.

 

The longer you wait to deal with the issues at play in your mind and in your life the more serious they will become. Seeking help is a brave step, and you will find a safe, reaffirming atmosphere in the office of Dr. Wilfried Busse.

Don't wait another day to begin the process of improving your state of mind and gaining a better understanding of your issues through psychological assessment. A better day is just around the corner, and Dr. Busse can help you get there.