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 received his doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Institute for the Psychological Sciences (IPS) in Arlington, VA, and completed his residency training with Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington. He has significant experience working with couples (especially those recovering from infidelity), adults and children suffering from trauma, and high-risk adolescents. He also provides psychological testing for such issues as ADHD and Learning Disabilities.

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

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  • 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-Friday 12pm -8pm