Meet Joyce Ericson MSW, LICSW, LCSW-C, CPC

Joyce was born in Nigeria and immigrated to New Jersey with her family at the young age of 2. She has dedicated her career to working primarily with at-risk youth in order to break cycles of poverty, abuse, and miseducation in the African-American community. Joyce has 10 plus years in the mental health field working with diverse populations in various settings such as health care, schools, community, home, outpatient, and inpatient treatment facilities.

She also has 6 plus years of clinical experience which 

includes clinical supervision. Joyce has been living in the DMV area since 2018. Before relocating from New Jersey, she was the Founder and Executive Director of a behavioral health agency in which she provided program management, clinical supervision, business administration, and clinical services. Joyce is currently a Clinician for DC Government's School Based Behavioral Health Program and she also works as a Psychiatric Liaison Counselor for University of Maryland Capital Region Health. 

Credentials

New York University, MSW 2010

University of Maryland Eastern Shore, BS 2008

Clinical Social Work License- Washington, DC & Maryland

Board Approved Supervisor

Certified Professional Coach

Specialties

Immigration/Acculturation

Adolescents

Life Changes

Self-Care

Depression

Anxiety

Treatment Approaches

Holistic

Person Centered

Strengths Based

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Mindfulness

Trauma Informed

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