Erica Haines, PsyD
Dr. Erica Haines treats children, adolescents, and adults of all ages. She has a special interest in working with young adults. She has extensive experience working with individuals dealing with depression, anxiety, life transitions, suicidal thoughts and behaviors, self-harm, anger and stress management, interpersonal relationships, grief and loss, trauma and abuse, and substance abuse.
Dr. Haines frequently utilizes cognitive-behavioral and dialectical-behavioral techniques, as they can be very effective for depression, anxiety, and emotional distress. She works with her patients to successfully integrate the past to work toward the future. Her method is to develop a genuine connection with her patients so they feel understood and appreciated for who they are. This safe environment allows her patients to explore their lives in a deep and meaningful way. She takes great joy in seeing her patients achieve their therapy goals, find healing, and effect worthwhile change.
Dr. Haines earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from the American School of Professional Psychology, her master’s degree in psychology from Argosy University in San Diego and her undergraduate from the University of California San Diego.