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Erin Woods

Director of the Flanagan Counselor Education Clinic and Professional Faculty

Office: 2107L
Phone: (757) 221-4664
Email: [[eewoods]]
Area of Expertise: Diagnosis, Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders


Erin Woods is the Director of the Flanagan Counselor Education Clinic. She is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Virginia.

Dr. Woods' clinical experience includes work in community mental health and private practice. She worked as an emergency services counselor, the youth crisis lead for ten counties, and as an outpatient mental health therapist. Her research interests include diagnosis, obsessive-compulsive and related disorders, anxiety disorders, and counselor training issues.


Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision, Old Dominion University, 2022
M.S. in Substance Abuse and Clinical Counseling, East Carolina University, 2014
B.S. in Sociology, Concentration in Crime and Deviance, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2011

Activities and Honors

Michelle Dowdy Emerging Leader, Virginia Counseling Association, 2021

Selected Publications

Woods, E. E., Gantt, A. C., & Pope, A. (in press). “I’m so #OCD:'' A content analysis of how women portray OCD on TikTok. The Professional Counselor.

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