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Athena Care
Maria Walton

Maria Walton

Maria Walton

Ph.D., LCSW

Psychologist and Licensed Clinical Social Worker

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Dr. Walton earned a Master’s of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin in 1996 after graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree from Vanderbilt University. She has been working as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1998. In 2014, Maria earned a PhD from Tennessee State University, and is currently licensed as a Psychologist.

Maria specializes in the treatment of depression, anxiety, trauma/PTSD, grief/loss, and women’s issues. Maria utilizes a psychodynamic approach in her work with clients, helping clients to identify and correct maladaptive patterns of relating with the self and others. Adjunctive therapies Maria utilizes include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Maria also provides psychological assessment services, including testing for bariatric surgical candidates, and diagnostic testing for conditions such as ADHD, mood disorders, and dementia.

Degrees, Certifications & Specialties

  • Ph.D.
  • LCSW
  • Psychologist and Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Education

  • Tennessee State University
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • Vanderbilt University

Languages Spoken

  • English

Practice Locations & Hours

Athena Care – Nashville

220 Athens Way
Suite 104
Nashville, TN 37228
Phone: (615) 320-1155
Fax: (615) 320-1177

Hours

M-F 7:00am – 6:00pm

Athena Care – Murfreesboro

1639 Medical Center Parkway
Suite 202
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: (615) 320-1155
Fax: (615) 320-1177

Hours

M-F 7:00am – 6:00pm

Insurance Coverage & Plans

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Conditions Treated at Athena Care

Treatments, Services & Tests at Athena Care

Interventional Psychiatry
Testing
  • Personality Testing
  • ADHD Testing
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Pre-Employment Testing
  • Career and Academic Testing
  • Developmental or Achievement Testing
Therapy