645 Ridgely Avenue Annapolis, MD 21401

Practitioner of the Week – Don Firmani, LCSW-C, ADS

Don has been practicing psychotherapy since 1992 primarily with adults, couples, adolescents, and families, since completing his Masters of Social Work (MSW) at The Catholic University of America. Don also completed the Certificate Program for Children and Adolescent Treatment at the University of Maryland School of Social Work, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) training for treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and anxiety at EMDR of Greater Washington. He has studied in The Pastoral Counseling CAS Program at Loyola University in Maryland and is currently working towards his licensure as an Auricular Detoxification Specialist.


Don retired in 2007 from a 35 year career as owner/manager of Northeast Iron Works in Washington, DC, and now enjoys devoting more time to his psychotherapy practice at Catholic Charities, Arlington and private practice in Silver Spring, Columbia, and Annapolis, MD. He has a particular in interest in the spiritual aspects of therapy, trauma survivors, addiction recovery, and couples treatment. Don relaxes by swimming, kayaking, cycling, and cooking, and treasures his time with his wife and family. He is a doting grandfather and has a very energetic Airedale Terrier that walks him daily.


"I am a mother of 4 active children. Their sports--gymnastics, ice hockey, soccer and rugby--are all high impact and inevitably result in fractures, sprains and muscle trauma. Acupuncture speeds the recovery time and always increases...

– PK


FULL CIRCLE Healing Arts

645 Ridgely Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone: 410-266-9370
Fax: 410-266-3902