We are here to unearth joy, balance, and growth in your relationships and in your life.


Every connection with our Bethesda therapy practice begins with a conversation. We make time to get to know you, walk you through our philosophy and process, and identify the right therapist for your needs. Serving individuals, couples, families, and children, our capable team of relationship experts guides you with practical strategies and new perspectives on interpreting challenges—preparing you to heal emotional wounds and make meaningful changes to meet your future with confidence.

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COVID-19 Update: Emily Cook Therapy is open for both virtual and in-person appointments during the COVID-19 pandemic. We take very seriously the safety of our clients, therapists, and community — and we believe in the value of counseling across formats. Contact us today to learn more about how we are available to help you as soon as possible, in the format that suits your comfort and safety.

Support for what you are seeking.


Emily Cook Therapy was founded on the belief that the success of your time in therapy is grounded in embracing vulnerability and deeper dialogues. Our team of licensed marriage and family therapists offers support for what you are seeking:

Whether you’re looking to relieve anxiety, repair a relationship, build your sense of self, or find qualified support for your family or child, the therapists at Emily Cook Therapy are ready to help.

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Therapy from Emily Cook

A place to start.


Seeking therapy can feel daunting and overwhelming — at Emily Cook Therapy, it’s important to us that you feel well taken care of along every step of getting started. Here are a few ways you can learn more about what to expect from our team:

Read practical advice authored by our team, scope out our recommended reading list as a foundation for growth, and find answers to commonly asked questions about getting started in therapy.

Explore our resources.

Dr. Emily Cook wrote the workbook for relationships.


Explore your relationship to your partner through a new lens with The Marriage Counseling Workbook: 8 Steps to a Strong and Lasting Relationship, a practical guide complete with real-life examples and exercises for improving communication and deepening connections.

Learn more about the acclaimed workbook that’s for all committed couples.

Emily Cook's Marriage Book
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