About Dr. Heitt

Michael Heitt, Pikesville PsychologistFor over two decades, I have been assisting people enhance their relationships with family, friends and coworkers, improve their physical and emotional health and advance their professional careers.

In addition to assisting adults, seniors and older adolescents, I have a particular interest and expertise in working with physicians, lawyers, psychologists, nurses, executives and other professionals who are dealing with personal and work-related challenges. Related to this work, I frequently consult to small and mid-size companies, hospitals, practices, attorneys, professional associations and professional licensing boards on a variety of professional behavior and organizational issues.

I am on the faculty of Johns Hopkins University and Loyola University Maryland.  I served on the Ethics Committee for the Maryland Psychological Association (MPA) for seven years, chairing the Committee for two years and co-chairing for two years. Currently I am the Chair of MPA’s Colleague Assistance Committee.

I earned my Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) degree in clinical psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago and have worked in a variety of settings, including employee assistance programs, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, outpatient mental health centers, emergency departments, courts and not-for-profit organizations.  I am a licensed psychologist in the State of Maryland.

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  • Where to Begin

    If you are interested and ready to learn more about yourself, your relationships and how to feel and function better, please contact me to schedule an initial consultation appointment.
  • Insurance & Fees

    For more information about my fees and how you might be able to use your health insurance and/or flexible spending account (FSA), please visit the Insurance and Fees page.

Individual Therapy & Counseling

Through individual psychotherapy, I can help you improve your relationships with others in your life, stabilize your moods and cope with anxieties and worries.

Couples & Marital Therapy

If you and your partner are struggling to communicate with each other, having problems with romance and intimacy or even dealing with an affair, by engaging in couples therapy I can help the two of you refocus yourselves back onto improving your relationship.

Why Dr. Heitt?

I bring decades of experience working in a variety of settings and with a variety of people to my clinical practice. In addition to doing therapy with couples and individuals, I specialize in helping people like you deal with work-related problems.