Erica Smuckler is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker providing child therapy in New York and New Jersey. She earned her Masters in Social Work from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Erica Smuckler has been treating children, adolescents, adults, and families for fourteen years. She has extensive experience working in psychiatric hospitals, outpatient clinical centers, public schools, and private schools for special needs children.
In 2012, she graduated from CUNY Queens College in New York and became a School Psychologist. She worked for eight years as a School Psychologist in public education. As a School Psychologist she focused on the learning and emotional needs of children. Having worked in education, she has an insider’s perspective into the rigor of academic curriculum and the challenges children and their families face. She can help you advocate for your children’s learning needs.
In 2020, Erica Smuckler started her private practice in New City, New York, where she and her associates provide child therapy and specialize in treating anxiety, depression, and trauma in children and teens. She works with clients in Rockland and Westchester County, New York and Bergen County, New Jersey.
Erica Smuckler’s practice applies evidence-based treatment approaches. She has extensive experience treating children and adolescents utilizing Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, Exposure Therapy, and Hypnosis.
She is constantly increasing her skills and treatment modalities by obtaining trainings and certifications. She also offers supervision and consultation to continue to support others in the field of anxiety and depression treatment.