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About Carla Brun

  • Individual Counseling

Carla Brun specializes in anxiety, trauma, PTSD, self-esteem and identity issues.

In addition to being a licensed clinical social worker, Ms. Brun is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, designated by the International Association of Trauma Professionals.

As the daughter of Bolivian immigrants, Ms. Brun is sensitive to the unique challenges of first-generation Americans. She is fluent in Spanish and offers bilingual psychotherapy sessions to those whose primary language is English.

With a holistic approach to psychotherapy, Ms. Brun integrates mindfulness, CBT, and psychodynamic therapy into her practice. She welcomes discussions about the impact that our identities have on us, whether it has to do with race, religion, spirituality, ethnicity, sexuality, gender, or other identities.

Ms. Brun has a master’s degree in clinical social work from New York University and a bachelor’s degree in psychology (cum laude) from American University. She received postgraduate psychotherapy training from the National Institute for the Psychotherapies.

Prior to joining DC Talk Therapy, Ms. Brun worked as a psychotherapist at a community mental health clinic and at a private group practice in New York City.

Ms. Brun offers daytime and evening appointments. She offers teletherapy, or online therapy, on a variety of video platforms, including Doxy and Zoom.

English pronouns: she/her, Spanish pronouns: ella.

To schedule an appointment with Carla Brun for individual counseling, please call 202.588.1288 or email us at

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Woodley Park Offices
3000 Connecticut Ave., NW
Suites 406, 408, and 438
Washington, DC 20008

Call/Text: 202.588.1288

Due to COVID-19, we have shifted exclusively to 100% teletherapy sessions until further notice.