Erica earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, and a Master of Social Work from Jane Addams College of Social Work from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
She brings over ten years of experience working in the mental health and social work fields, including individual counseling, group counseling, and family counseling.
Erica has practiced in an outpatient setting primarily working with children, adolescents and adults.
Erica uses a variety of evidenced based therapeutic approaches, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma Informed, Short-term Problem Solving, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness, Sand Tray Therapy, and Person-Centered Therapy. Erica believes in a strengths-based approach that is holistic, integrative and guided by the individual needs of the client.
Erica’s areas of specialty include PTSD, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders, intellectual/ developmental disabilities and substance use.