William T. McKenna, Psy.D.

William McKenna Dr. William McKenna

is a proud Richmond native, and is excited to be serving in his hometown! He is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and his expertise includes working with couples (especially those recovering from infidelity), trauma across the lifespan, male adolescents, and providing psychological evaluations for such issues as ADHD, Learning Disabilities, trauma, and personality disorders. He also provides co-parenting or parenting coordination along with reunification therapy.

Dr. McKenna seeks to provide a supportive environment within each therapy session and believes in helping each patient achieve their goals along with accessing their inherent strengths and virtues. His orientation is interpersonal, attachment and systems based, which assists him in treating the whole person instead of merely a patient’s symptoms.

  • Specialties:
  • Marriage counseling, particularly recovery from infidelity
  • Adolescents
  • Trauma
  • Families
  • Faith-based counseling
  • Adult and Child Psychological Testing

Click here to link to my secure portal where clients can schedule sessions directly

Pay your invoice online

You can make a payment directly to Dr. McKenna below using a credit card or your bank account information. Please turn off pop up blockers for this transaction.

Client’s full name:

If you have any questions about the online payment process, please call our receptionist at 804-264-0966, option 1 for assistance.


  • Psy.D. The Institute for the Psychological Sciences, Clinical Psychology, 2017
  • Residency Catholic Charities, Diocese of Arlington
  • B.A. Theology Belmont Abbey College
  • Integrates faith with psychology
  • Character strengths, attachment, and virtue based approach

Contact & Hours

  • Northside/West End Office
    5821 Staples Mill Road
    Richmond, VA 23228-5427 (map it)
  • Contact:
    Phone: (804) 264-0966, Ext.22
    drmckenna@ thewestwoodgroup.org
  • Office Hours:
    Monday through Thursday 12 pm to 8 pm
  • Insurance:
    Dr. McKenna accepts the following insurance plans for both therapy and testing:
    • Anthem
    • Cigna
    • Aetna
    • Optima
    • United Healthcare
    • Medicare
    • Medicaid