Baltimore Inner Harbor


I am a therapist based in Lutherville, MD (Just outside of Baltimore)

Timothy C. Donovan is a licensed clinical social worker who is a Certified Cognitive Therapist and a Certified Gottman Couples Therapist. Mr. Donovan graduated from the University of Maryland Baltimore School of Social Work in 1992 and completed post-graduate training in cognitive therapy, couples therapy and family therapy. He earned certifications in cognitive therapy from the Academy of Academy of Cognitive Therapy in 2012 and couples therapy from the Gottman Institute in 2016. In addition, Mr. Donovan is an adjunct clinical instructor at the University of Maryland Baltimore School of Social Work and a family therapist for the Family Wellness Program at Ashley Addiction Treatment in Havre de Grace, MD. Prior to working in private practice, he worked at The Kennedy Krieger Family Center, Magellan Behavioral Health and he is the former director for the Baltimore County Crisis Response System.

​Mr. Donovan specializes in cognitive behavioral treatment for depression, anxiety related disorders, substance use disorders, recovery and life transitions. In addition to providing individual psychotherapy for adolescents and adults, he has extensive training and experience in utilizing family therapy and couples therapy for resolving conflict, improving communication, managing conflict, reconciling troublesome differences and altering repeating patterns of stress on a relationship.

Mr. Donovan is committed to furthering his own training as well as providing training to other mental health professionals in cognitive behavioral therapy, family therapy and couples therapy. As an adjunct clinical instructor, he has taught courses on addictive behaviors, family therapy and psychopathology and he continues to supervise graduate students individually during their practicum.

About Timothy C Donovan


Post Graduate Training Couples Therapy, Gottman Institute, Seattle, WA

Post Graduate ​Training Cognitive therapy, Beck institute, Philadelphia, PA

MSW, University of Maryland Baltimore School of Social Work, Baltimore, MD

BA, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

Professional Affiliations

Diplomate, Academy of Cognitive Therapy (ACT)

Certified Gottman Couples Therapist, Gottman Institute

Member, National Association of Social Workers (NASW)


Couples therapy is a means of resolving problems and conflicts that couples have not been able to handle effectively on their own. It involves both partners sitting down…


Individual Psychotherapy also known as talk therapy, is a collaborative process between therapist and client that aims to facilitate change and improve quality of life.


Mr. Donovan is an approved supervisor by the Board of Social Work Examiners (BSWE) for social workers needing supervisions for licensure as well as consultation for clinical cases.


Family therapy is a type of psychotherapy focusing on the family as a whole. The family is more than just the sum of the individual members. The goal of family therapy…


Timothy C Donovan Baltimore Therapist

Couples – Individual – Family Therapy

2324 W Joppa Rd. Lutherville MD 21093

(410) 583-2622