The Psychotherapist Association for
Gender & Sexual Diversity

Erica Anderson

 

Member profile details

First name
Erica
Last name
Anderson
Organization
Anderson Health Strategies, L.L.C.
Phone
510-910-1578
 

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Background

Welcome
Please visit my website www.drericaanderson.net
I am an experienced clinical psychologist and
trans woman who is focused around helping trans
and gender queer clients, their significant others,
and their families.
Additional thoughts
From time to time I have groups running for transwomen and for partners (all genders/all sexualities) of trans

I also provide consultations/second opinons and letter of support for gender affirming medical interventions (e.g. hormones and surgeries)
 

Main Office

Work phone
510-910-1578
Office #1: Address
5655 College Ave., Suite 316C
Office #1: City
Oakland
Office #1: State
CA
Office #1: Zip
94618
Office #1: Disability access?
Yes
Office #1: Disability details
use elevator on College Avenue entrance to the building
Office hours
by appointment
Office directions
check website www.drericaanderson.net
Office in Market Hall bldg on College Ave in
Rockridge neighborhood of North Oakland
across the street from the Rockridge BART
 

Demographic info (optional).

Gender designation
  • Female
  • Transgender
Sexual orientation
  • Decline To Disclose
Ethnicity
  • White/Euro American
 

Credentials (required)

Prof. degree
  • PhD
Prof. degree concentration
  • Clinical Psych.
License type
  • Psychologist
Year originally licensed
1980
License number
LP 1719 (Minnesota) PSY 28349 (California)
License expiration date
May 23, 2020
 

Background and practice info

Theoretical approaches to my work
  • Client Centered
  • Cognitive Behavioral
  • Developmental
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Holistic
  • Humanistic
  • Relational
  • Transpersonal
Clinical techniques
  • EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy)
Clinical specializations
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Artists / Creativity
  • Bisexual Issues
  • Children
  • Clergy / Former Clergy
  • Coming Out
  • Couples / Relationships
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders / DID
  • Families: Alternative
  • Gender Identity / Trans / Gender NC
  • Gender Specialist
  • Midlife Issues
  • PTSD
  • Sexual Performance or Dysfunction
  • Sexuality
Specialized populations
trans, queer, nonbinary, and gender nonconforming
Types of therapy
  • Brief (Time-Limited) Therapy
  • Consultation
  • Distance Therapy (Phone or Internet-based)
  • Family Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Long-Term Therapy
  • Therapy Groups
  • Workshops
Client ages
  • Children
  • Teens / Adolescents
  • Adults
Sliding scale
No
Low fee
No
Insurance info
Can supply invoices for reimbursement..
Private insurance plans
  • Blue Shield
Available 24 hrs?
No
 

Additional Offices

Office #2: Address
Flood building (Powell and Market) in San Francisco on a limited basis
Office #2: City
San Francisco
Office #2: State
CA
Office #2: Disability access?
Yes
Office #2: Disability details
elevators. NO stairs.
 

Group Therapy Information

Group #1: Name
Transwomen Group
Group #1: Focus
  • Personal Growth/Development
  • Religious Trauma
  • Sexual Identity; Coming Out
  • Transgender Partner Concerns
Group #1: Description
This is a group for transwomen (transfeminine) to support their process of coming to terms with their identities and taking steps in transition/life living in their authentic identity
Group #1: Member orientation
  • Mixed (LBG & Heterosexual)
Group #1: Member demographic
  • Transgender
  • Women
  • Women and transgender
Group #1: Length
Ongoing
Group #2: Name
trans partner group
Group #2: Focus
  • Gender Identity; Transgender
  • Grief; Loss; Letting Go
  • Intimacy; Dating; Relationships
  • Personal Growth/Development
  • Relationship Communication Skills
  • Religious Trauma
  • Transgender Partner Concerns
Group #2: Description
This group is for the intimate partners of transgender persons (group participants can be any gender/sexuality/age or status of partner)
Group #2: Member orientation
  • Mixed (LGB & Heterosexual)
  • Lesbian / Gay / Bisexual
Group #2: Member demographic
  • All genders