Dr. Erickson completed her PhD at the University of Manitoba and her pre-doctoral residency at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto. She brings a breadth of experience working in a number of different settings such as hospitals, universities, private practices, and correctional facilities.
Dr. Erickson’s clinical experience is primarily with individual and group cognitive-behavioural therapy for mood and anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and trauma-related disorders. She also has experience with dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT). She has a special interest in working with older adults, as her research has focused on understanding the psychological and social needs of this population and improving their access to mental health care. Dr. Erickson hopes that her clients leave feeling empowered, supported, and better situated to make meaningful changes in their lives.
CBT Associates is a large, well-established and rapidly-growing network of clinics that provides evidence-based psychological services to children, adolescents, adults of all ages, and couples.
We are a highly-qualified group of over 50 psychologists and psychological associates who provide personalized, compassionate, respectful and discreet treatment with the highest level of... Read More
To help us reliably meet the needs of all our clients, we must ask you to provide 24 hours’ notice when cancelling or rescheduling an appointment. Appointments without sufficient notice will be charged the full fee.Read More
Psychologists are closely aligned with psychiatrists as both are highly-trained professionals. Psychiatrists are oriented toward pharmaceutical solutions (some illnesses in fact lend themselves to medication versus talk therapy, such as severe depression or schizophrenia); while psychologists are oriented toward talk therapy as a solution.
Psychologists and psychiatrists both undertake... Read More
The first important difference between psychotherapists and psychologists is the number of years of education and training required to register by each college. The College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario requires members to complete any recognized training program in psychotherapy, with 450 hours of direct client contact, and 100 hours of clinical supervision. In contrast, to... Read More