Dr. Erica Holmes
Erica Holmes, PsyD, is core faculty and director of the Psychological Trauma Studies Specialization in the master’s in psychology program at Antioch University Los Angeles; executive director of Champion Counseling Center; and the founder of HOMMs Consulting. Since 2001, Dr. Holmes has provided psychotherapy and counseling, training and consultation, and education and research services to individuals and organizations.
Dr. Holmes is a frequent invited speaker at local, national, and international conferences and events. Her areas of inquiry and more than 150 presentations focus on relationships and coupling, insight and empowerment, psychological trauma, psychotherapy with African American clients, and the integration of Christianity and psychology.
She holds a bachelor of science degree in sociology with a minor in behavioral science from California State University, Dominguez Hills, as well as a master’s degree and doctorate in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Holmes also holds postgraduate certifications in the psychology of trauma from Antioch University and in diversity and inclusion from Cornell University. She is an American Psychological Association Minority Fellow and past board member for the Los Angeles chapter of the Association of Black Psychologists.