Erin Theodorou, M.Ed., LPC

Meet Erin

Erin is a Licensed Professional Counselor, holds a National Certified Counselor certification, and is a certified New Jersey School Counselor. Erin graduated from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor’s in Political Science-Global Studies and Philosophy. Erin spent some years employed in the private sector- working in human resources, paralegal services, and risk management before deciding her passion was to help others. Erin went back to school, working in the Special Education and Professional Counseling department at William Paterson University, where she earned her Master’s degree, in Professional Counseling.


Erin’s clinical experience includes working with adults, children, and adolescents with anxiety, depression, emotional dysregulation, and behavioral issues. Erin has worked at The Center for Counseling, in West Orange, as a mental health clinician. She also has done in home counseling with adolescents with a variety of diagnoses, in addition to developmentally disabled adolescents.


In addition to being a counselor at Anew Counseling Services, Erin works full time as a school counselor in a public school. Erin has experience as a counselor at the middle school and high school levels. This experience has allowed her to work with families in addressing behavioral, mental health, and learning disabilities that affect both the child and family system.  Erin also has worked with families around parenting children with attention issues and disabilities.


Erin works primarily with individuals experiencing a range of psychological concerns, mood disturbances (such as anxiety or depression), or trouble adjusting to life circumstances. Erin enjoys working with families and adolescents, who may be struggling, both in and outside of school. Erin’s goal is to understand life as you experience it, and then to help you find your way, or accept whatever negative mindset or situation, you are struggling with. Erin focuses on a strong therapeutic relationship to help clients learn new skills to help navigate life’s stressors.


Degrees and Credentials:
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (University of Delaware, 2008)
Master of Education in Counseling (William Paterson University, 2015)
Licensed Professional Counselor (NJ)
National Certified Counselor
 School Counselor (NJ)


Affiliations:
American Counseling Association
Bergen County Flight Team
National Board for Certified Counselors
New Jersey Counseling Association