About Us

We believe clients deserve and need to feel understood and accepted without judgment and that each individual comes into therapy with their own wealth of knowledge. We value authentic and genuine connection with our clients and their families. We believe this connection is the groundwork for all work we do with clients. We are humbled by the experience of hearing your story, and for your choice to include us in your journey.

Our Team

Offering therapeutic services in Old Town Alexandria. Collectively, we bring expertise and experience to our work and aim to offer help in vulnerable times. Our experience and specialized training afford us the opportunity to tailor treatment to meet your unique needs.

Megan Fiore Psy.D., RPT-S

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor, Owner
Dr. Megan Fiore is a Commonwealth of Virginia Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Siena College in Loudonville, NY. She holds a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from the University...
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Nicole Jalazo Halpern LCSW, RPT-S

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Play Therapist Supervisor, Owner
Nicole is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  Nicole graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and then pursued her Master’s...
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Erica Ahdoot LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Erica is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  She has practiced as an LCSW since 2006. Erica received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Virginia, her Master’s in...
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Heather Colby LCSW, RPT

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Play Therapist
Heather is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the Commonwealth of Virginia and the State of Texas. Heather graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Brigham Young University in Provo and then...
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Rachel Rosenberg LCSW, RPT-S

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Registered Play Therapist Supervisor
Rachel is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the Commonwealth of Virginia. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from James Madison University and her Master’s of Social Work from The Catholic University’s National School...
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Allie Stefanelli LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Allie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Allie graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Anthropology from the University of Maine and a Master’s of Social Work from...
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Melanie Froemke MSSA, LMSW

Supervisee in Social Work
Melanie is a Supervisee in Social Work at Alexandria Place Therapy.  She received her undergraduate degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, and then pursued her Master’s of Science in Social...
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Jennifer Lerma MSW

Supervisee in Social Work
Jennifer is a Supervisee in Social Work in the Commonwealth of Virginia. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Shepherd University and her Master’s of Social Work degree from George Mason University. Jennifer...
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