Dr. Jessica Erickson, LPC-S, LADC Awarded National Bariatric Board Certification

Dr. Jessica Erickson, LPC-S, LADC

Dr. Jessica Erickson is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor in the State of Texas, has been awarded National Board Certification by the American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). After completing a specialized training and education program in bariatric science, she was recently credentialed as a Board-Certified Bariatric Counselor (BCBC).

She is an Army Veteran and a Navy wife, whose practice, Hearts and Minds Counseling, is focused on helping Veterans and families in need. In addition, Dr. Erickson has been a guest lecturer at Texas Women’s University.

Her education and training include an MS in Counseling Psychology from Tarleton State University and, and a Doctorate of Marriage and Family Therapy at Northcentral University. Recognizing that no single method of treatment is effective for everyone, she has continued her professional education and is now certified in 30 nationally recognized training programs, including EMDR Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Recognizing the need for specialized training in Bariatric Science led to her fellowship with AABC. AABC awarded her an academic scholarship. Her unique professional training and
clinical experience will help fulfill the AABC global mission of providing best practices in the care, treatment, and prevention of obesity and related disorders.

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