950 N. Washington St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: (703)622-2993




paratexto provides mental health services to Metropolitan Washington DC and Northern Virginia. Michael Payne is a licensed clinical social worker with over 18 years experience assessing and treating  a variety of mental health issues and personal concerns.

paratexto is located in Old Town Alexandria, conveniently accessible by car, bus, and metro. We offer both daytime and evening appointments.

Specialties include depression, anxiety, OCD, grief & loss, relationships, family conflict, addiction recovery, men’s issues, GLBTQ identity and sexual orientation, spirituality, career transitions, and personal development.