Miranda Maloney - Licensed Professional Counselor - CHKD

I love the magic that happens in therapy when I am able to help patients and their families feel heard. I strive to help patients and families feel empowered to reach their goals, and to help them gain new coping skills to continue to use in all aspects of their lives.

Miranda Maloney, LPC

(757) 668-4673 (HOPE)

College: Old Dominion University

Graduate school: Old Dominion University


Maloney has a passion for helping children, adolescents and their families receive quality mental health care. She has spent her career and residency at CHKD, gaining clinical experience in helping support patients who have co-occurring chronic medical and mental health diagnoses.

Maloney utilizes a strengths-based, solution focused therapeutic approach, while creating an empathic, supportive environment to help empower clients and families to meet their goals.

Maloney is a certified Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) provider and is trained in evidenced-based practices such as Family Based Therapy for Anorexia Nervosa (FBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Structured Psychotherapy for Adolescents Responding to Chronic Stress (SPARCS) group therapy. Additionally, she is trauma informed and utilizes family systems, mindfulness, play and art therapy techniques while working with clients.

Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family, friends and her three sphynx cats.


Clinical Interests
  • Parent training/behavior management¬†
  • Group therapy
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Crisis intervention
  • Feeding/eating disorders