Eria Myers is a bilingual Khmer speaking Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT93690) who received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of California at San Diego and her Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from National University. She has post graduate training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and is a Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist with the Academy of Cognitive Therapy. She believes in a patient and culturally centered philosophy of holistic care, guided by evidenced-based practice.
Eria has over 10 years of experience providing integrated mental and physical health care using innovative holistic healing approaches. She received her initial training in mental health at Casa Youth Shelter in Los Alamitos, CA working with children, adolescents and their families. Her clinical work experience also includes working at a non-profit organization, Pacific Asian Counseling Services, providing mental health services, clinical supervision and program development to the AAPI under-served population.
Driven by her passion to provide culturally competent care, she spearheaded and implemented non-traditional healing practices, which continues to play a pivotal role in destigmatizing mental health. Eria is passionate about the utilization of culturally sensitive approaches, mindfulness and compassion-focused techniques, as well as adapting treatment modalities to meet each client's current needs. She is experienced in the treatment of many mental health disorders, including Anxiety, Depression, Chronic PTSD and Complex Trauma, and Bipolar.
She has a niche working with the AAPI and Cambodian community, as well as high achieving women who struggle with self-doubt and the "super-woman" title. "My goal is to help facilitate mind-sight, the ability to help you see and understand your internal world and those of others, resulting in more compassion towards yourself and others." -Eria Myers, LMFT 93690