Provider type: Candidate
Serving: Adolescent (Ages 18+), Adult
When you meet with Erin, you'll be welcomed into an open, honest, and compassionate atmosphere that includes an appreciation for the humor in life. It is a place where you can be real and feel safe. You'll feel comfortable sharing your story as Erin offers you genuine empathy. When you work with Erin, you'll be respected as the expert in your story, and celebrate the joy and discover meaning in the sorrows of your life.
Erin has a passion for helping clients navigate through many of life's transitions, including grief and loss, relational issues, crises, or traumatizing events can derail us along the way. She can help her clients, develop new strategies and coping mechanisms, and understand the body’s threat response. She's also passionate about helping parents who have children with special needs navigate their ever-changing world.
Erin believes each client is beautifully unique and deserves their care to be individualized to their specific needs. That's why she tailors her approach for each client, using empathetic and active listening techniques. She uses a collaborative approach that facilitates trust, advocacy, and creates positive expectancy to help clients learn new tools to feel empowered. Her holistic therapy style is grounded in a person-centeredness. She values a wellness model that integrates nutritional and lifestyle concerns, as well as modalities like CBT and EMDR.
Erin has earned two bachelor’s degrees—one in psychology emphasizing crisis and trauma counseling and one in spiritual care—and a Master's degree in professional counseling from Liberty University. She's currently working toward a second Master’s degree in education (M.Ed.) at Colorado Christian University in special education. She also has some experience in premarital counseling and recently became a certified SYMBIS assessment facilitator.