Erica Russell, LPC joined the team at Lotus with experience working with a wide range of clientele of all ages. She is passionate about working with adults struggling with anxiety, depression, identity, sexuality, intimacy, relationship issues, suicidal ideation, self-esteem, abuse, and life change adjustments. She is a strong ally of LGBTQ+ communities and efforts toward mental health awareness.
She started her journey in mental health at a neuro rehabilitation organization, leading those who work with individuals recovering mentally and physically from trauma, addictions, cognitive deterioration and disorders. She later transitioned to a community focused practice and became a lead therapist. With pursued interest in practices holistically unifying the mind and body, Erica has an integrative approach deriving from an array of psychotherapeutic tools including mindfulness, CBT, DBT, REBT and ACT. Erica manitains a relationship of comfort, trust, understanding, and emotional support, providing an atmosphere free of judgment.