Annie Bertran, LCSW-C, is a Licensed Certified Social Worker Clinical therapist in Rockville, MD. She works as an associate at the Montgomery County Counseling Center, LLC. Annie believes in providing a safe and supportive environment in which she will collaborate to meet the client’s goals through the practice of new skills in their daily life. Annie has received extensive training in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) as well as Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). She works from a clinical perspective that considers how the whole system affects each person uniquely.
Annie obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from University of Maryland, Baltimore County and her Masters in Social Work from the University of Maryland, Baltimore. She has experience working in a variety of settings, including schools, intensive outpatient programs (for substance and mental health), and partial hospitalization programs. She has extensive experience with adolescents, young adults, and adults dealing with many issues including trauma, school issues, family issues, mental health disorders, and co-occurring disorders.
One of the most important tools for good therapy is the therapeutic relationship. I work to establish a trusting and non-judgmental environment for all clients. I find it an incredible honor and privilege to be welcomed into the lives of my clients in the most vulnerable of ways. ~Annie Bertran~