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Erin Arwady, LMSW

Experienced, Creative therapist for individuals, children and families located in Portage, MI  

Erin Arwady, LMSW Experienced, Creative Therapist

About the Therapist 

"Life is Change.  Growth is optional.  Choose Wisely."-  Karen Kaiser Clark

Background

Erin received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 2003 from the University of Notre Dame and her Masters in Social work degree from Temple University in 2007.  She is a fully licensed clinical social worker from the state of Michigan. Originally from Philadelphia, PA Erin moved with her family to Kalamazoo in 2009 to become a part of this amazing "education community." She is married with 2 children ages 4 & 1.  Grounded in social work values and ethics throughout her 13+ year career, she is passionate about meeting her clients where they are utilizing outside-the-box techniques including Dialectical and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, expressive arts and mindfulness techniques.  To review Erin's professional disclosure click here Link

Client Focus 

  • Children & Adolescents ages 4-19 
  • Young Adults 
  • Families 

Special Interests/Expertise

  • Adolescent Transitions/Life Experience 
  • Family Conflict & Parenting Skills
  • Mood Disorders- Depression & anxiety
  • Dual diagnoses & addiction 
  • Personality Disorders
  • Self-harm 
  • ADHD & Behavioral Concerns
  • Building Coping Skills
  • Anger Management