Dr. Erickson received her medical degree from the Uniformed Services of the Health Sciences - F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland after serving eight years in active duty as an enlisted member of the United States Navy. She then completed a combined residency and fellowship program in psychiatry, pediatrics and child and adolescent psychology. Dr. Erickson is board certified in psychiatry and board certified in pediatrics. She retired from active duty in 2011 after serving for 28 years. Dr. Erickson takes a whole body approach to care. She not only manages physical health, but as an experienced psychiatrist, she focuses on mental health as well.