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Our Team


Page A. Morris, LCSW-C

Founder and CEO


“When someone experiences trauma or severe life stressors, it is not uncommon for their lives to unravel. One of my great passions is bringing healing to people who have experienced a traumatic or stressful situation. I help my clients, who include adolescents, adults and families, to find healthy perceptions of themselves and strengthen their relationships so they might know themselves as peaceful, complete, whole and safe.“

As the Founder and CEO of First Steps Psychological Services, Page Morris is a clinical psychotherapist with over 29 years experience treating clients face to face. She has also been an innovative and successful clinical leader for three of the largest Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) in the nation. She has worked in residential treatment (alcohol and drug) for the Air Force and opened and was Director of The Renfrew Center, an outpatient program for women suffering eating disorders located in downtown Bethesda.

Page is a native Washingtonian who attended The Holton-Arms School, The University of Virginia and The Catholic University of America where she received her Master’s degree. When not at the office, Page can be found doing yoga or on the tennis court. She is the mother of a 30 year old daughter, Brittany, and she lives in Chevy Chase, MD with her 3 dogs- Cody, Izzy and Tucker.


Sylvie Audigier Putnam

Sylvie Audigier Putnam is a former corporate attorney who assists in the back office administration of First Steps, specifically in the areas of legal matters and web site management.  


Sylvie earned her BA at Yale University in 1991, her MA at the University of San Francisco in 1993 and her JD from Duke University School of Law in 1996.


Sylvie is fluent in French and Spanish and proficient in Italian.


She lives in Bethesda, MD with her husband and two sons. In her spare time, Sylvie enjoys yoga, hiking and reading. 

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