Elliot Merin, MD

Director of Acute Services, Psychiatrist

Elliot Merin, MD, Director of Acute Services, Psychiatrist, Bloom Health Centers, Arlington, VA

Ages Served

Adolescents & Teens, Adults (up to 40), Adults (41-64), Elders (65+)


Anxiety and Trauma Disorders, Adolescent and Child Disorders, Behavioral Disorders, Impulse Control Disorders, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, Thought Disorders

Services Offered

Adult Psychiatry, Medication Management, TMS

Treatment Approach

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic, Psychopharmacological Treatment


801 N Quincy St, #601
Arlington, VA 22203


Addiction, ADD/ADHD, Alcoholism, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality (BPD), Chronic Illness, Chronic Impulsivity, Coping Skills, Depression, Dual Diagnosis, Eating Disorders, Grief and Loss, Hoarding, Life Transitions, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Oppositional Defiance (ODD), Psychosis, Self-Esteem, Self-Harming, Sleep or Insomnia, Stress, Substance Use, Suicidal Ideation, Teen Violence, Trauma and PTSD


Elliot S. Merin, M.D., is a psychiatrist and the Director of Acute Services at Bloom Health Centers. He primarily works with adolescents and adults in inpatient and outpatient settings. Dr. Merin has a clinical focus on depression, anxiety, eating disorders, trauma, bipolar disorders, and psychotic disorders. Additionally, Dr. Merin is interested in TMS for treatment-resistant depression and psychodynamic psychotherapy.

Dr. Merin has a life long interest in the human mind paired with a desire to help people recover and flourish.

Education & Experience

Dr. Merin is a graduate of the University of Florida, where he received his B.S. in Psychology. He attended Saint Louis University School of Medicine, where he completed both his medical training and his residency in psychiatry.

Languages Spoken


Licensed In

Maryland, Virginia





A Little Bit About Me

"When I'm not at work, I enjoy traveling, running, and playing tennis and golf."

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