Our Bethesda Counselors

Experienced Bethesda CounselorsKeith Miller, LICSW, LCSW-C
Founder and Intake Coordinator of Bethesda Counselors practice
Psychotherapist and Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Office location: Dupont Circle (Washington, DC) and Bethesda, MD
Call Keith directly at 301-202-4621

Mr. Keith Miller
is a licensed clinical social worker, certified Imago Relationship Therapist and certified Internal Family Systems (IFS) therapist. His work with Bethesda counselors includes extensive relationship studies to be an advanced clinician. Qualifications include post-grad education with some of the nation’s most respected innovators in the counseling field. He combines two systematic forms of psychotherapy in his practice and has years of first-person experience–including a marriage of more than 11 years–to understand what it takes to transform a relationship inside and out and grow as an individual.


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Shapiro self pic editedLori Shapiro, MSW, LCSW-C
Psychotherapist, Sex Therapist, Marriage/Couple
and Family Therapist

Office Location: Bethesda
Call Lori directly at: 301-202-4621

Lori is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with more than 20 years of experience as a counselor, sex therapist, and specialist helping couples.

She is trained as a sex therapist with AASECT (American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists), where she also teaches. She holds degrees from Florida Atlantic University (Masters in Social Work) and Barry University, as well as a certificate in sex therapy from the Modern Institutes for Sex Therapy.


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Beth Levine Website picBeth Levine, MSW, LCSW-C
Psychotherapist, Marriage/Couple and Family Therapist

Office Location: Bethesda
Call Beth directly at: 301-202-4621

Beth Levine is a licensed clinical social worker with over 15 years of experience working with adults in both individual and couple formats. She is certified in Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy (EFT) and also certified to provide supervision to therapists working towards their certification in EFT. (EFT is one of the most researched methods of couples therapy, known for creating safety and structure needed to effectively resolve conflict.)

Her training also includes The Gottman Method for Couples and Internal Family Systems. She enjoys helping people to feel happier and more empowered, to be more compassionate with themselves and others, and to have more satisfying and fulfilling relationships.


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Bethesda licensed Psychologist and couples therapistTova Rubin, PhD
Psychotherapist, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Office Location: Bethesda 

Call Tova directly at: 202-629-1949 ext. 12

Dr. Tova Rubin is a licensed clinical psychologist with over 10 years of experience working with individuals and couples. Tova specializes in treating mood disorders, anxiety, recovery from emotional trauma, alcohol recovery, and emotional eating, as well as helping couples create better connection with emotionally-based couples therapy. Much of her work also draws upon cognitive behavioral therapy and solution-focused therapy. Dr. Rubin graduated with distinction from the doctoral program at Vanderbilt University and moved to San Antonio in 2001 to complete her residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center. In addition to her experience in private practice, she has volunteered with hospice care and grief counseling. Dr. Rubin taught “The Science of Positive Psychology” at UTSA and served as clinical faculty at the University of Texas Health Science Center where she supervised Psychiatric Residents.  Dr. Rubin was proud to serve the San Antonio community until her recent relocation to the Washington DC area. She currently supervises 4th and 5th year clinical psychology students at the George Washington University.