My 20 years of experience treating individuals with psychiatric health concerns in the public and private sectors provides me the professional experience to evaluate and treat children, adolescents and adults with psychiatric and substance use disorders in a collaborative non-judgmental environment.
My aim is to engage with you to understand your concerns via a comprehensive assessment and then tailor your treatment to your specific needs in accordance with the most up to date treatment options available.
My promise is provide exemplary consultation and individualized treatment consultation in journey towards better mental and physical health. You are welcome at my practice regardless of race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation.
Dr. Marc Dalton received his undergraduate and formal medical training at Wake Forest University; that was followed by the completion of a general psychiatry residency at the Medical University of South Carolina and continued studies at the Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard University Medical School, including a a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. He earned board certification in general and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. In addition, Dr. Dalton holds a Masters of Public Health from The Bloomberg School of Public Health of The Johns Hopkins University
Dr. Dalton has more than 20 years of experience treatment patients. Including serving as the Chief Clinical Officer for the DC Department of Behavioral Health, serving as the first Medical Director of the DC Superior Court Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic, and establishing the first urgent care clinic for the INOVA Hospital Systems in Virginia. He has held academic positions at Children’s National Medical Center, Georgetown University Medical School, George Washington Medical School, Louisiana State University Medical School, and Harvard University Medical School.
Dr. Dalton is a sought after lecturer for mental health prevention and treatment in adults and children. He has been involved extensively in the training of the DC Metropolitan Police Department, managing the Crisis Intervention Officer mental health and de-escalation training for Washington DC.
He has published on topics of Bipolar Disorder treatment, trauma in children, and assessment of suicide in children in emergency room settings.
In his spare time, Dr. Dalton enjoys traveling, listening to music, playing board games, and growing roses. He also loves his grill and constantantly strives to prepare the perfect surf and turf combo.
Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life.
Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger post traumatic events. We can help you overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing.
Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of their relationship. Therapy sessions are held with both couples and is a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationship.
Please contact me with questions.
4325 49th Street, NW Suite 200 Washington DC 20016
Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm