Dr. Karimah Ware Edwards, PsyD

Dr. Karimah Ware Edwards, PsyD

Dr. Karimah Ware Edwards, PsyD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-944-5400
Fax: 866-499-4557

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  • Psychiatry
Conditions I Treat
  • anger issues
  • anorexia nervosa
  • antisocial personality disorder
  • anxiety
  • asperger syndrome
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Procedures I Perform
  • autism testing
  • behavior modification
  • child and adolescent psychiatry
  • child parent attachment assessment
  • child parent attachment therapy
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About the Provider

Dr. Karimah Ware is a licensed Clinical Psychologist, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Georgetown University's School of Medicine, and Director of the WISE Center. She has a particular interest in working with youth, whom research has indicated, as being at an increased risk for development of mental disorders. Her areas of specialty are school mental health; trauma; grief and loss; conducting various psychological assessments; facilitating individual and group therapy; providing supervision; crisis management; and teacher, psychiatric, and parent consultation. Dr. Ware, who holds a Psy.D. from the American School of Professional Psychology, has worked in settings ranging from schools to community mental health centers to psychiatric and traditional hospital settings. She has been afforded the opportunity to serve as an administrator of a public charter school in D.C. as well as serve on the board of directors of a public charter school in D.C. Dr. Ware's school service extends from 2002, having over 15 years of providing support to D.C. students, teachers, and faculty. In addition, Dr. Ware has facilitated various workshops, to include effective classroom management, trauma informed care, and parenting trainings. She successfully completed advanced, post-licensure, training at the Washington School of Psychiatry in its two-year child and adolescent psychodynamic psychotherapy training program.

Practice Locations
  • 2115 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
    Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20007
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    Phone: 202-944-5400
    Fax: 866-499-4557

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital