Dr. Golden has specialized in work with children and families since the beginning of her professional training. She earned a Bachelor of Arts and a Masters of Arts, both in Psychology, from the Catholic University of America. She then pursued her doctoral education through Kent State University graduating with her Doctorate of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology in 2006. Dr. Golden is a licensed pediatric psychologist and is credentialed as a member of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. She has maintained a private practice in McLean, Virginia since 2012, where she provides assessment and outpatient therapy services to children from twelve months through early adulthood. She enjoys making presentations in the community on a variety of behavioral health topics including anxiety, behavior management, executive functioning, autism spectrum disorder, and developmental delays.