Erica Hough, MA, LPCC, NCC, CCMHC
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor
Erica is the owner and Clinical Director of Luverne Counseling. Erica graduated in 2012 with Master of Arts degrees in Marriage and Family Therapy and Clinical Counseling from Adler Graduate School. Erica is licensed in 3 states, a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in Minnesota, a Licensed Professional Counselor-Mental Health (LPC-MH) in South Dakota, and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in Iowa. Erica is a National Certified Counselor, a Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor, and a Board Approved Supervisor. She also currently serves as the Ethics Co-Chair of the Minnesota Counseling Association. Erica specializes in healing trauma/PTSD, anxiety, psychosomatic issues, chronic pain, medical injuries, anxiety, phobias, panic, social anxiety, addictions, business stress, life transitions, and depression. Erica has experience working with veterans, firefighters, police, EMTs, paramedics, police officers, medical professionals, educators, business owners, and many others. Erica is a Certified Brainspotting Practitioner. Erica has completed training in Brainspotting Phases One, Two, Three, Four, Brainspotting and Addiction, The Crocodile Set Up, Expansion Brainspotting, and The Master Class. Her approach to therapy is grounded in creating a safe and supportive space to explore feelings, process experiences, and release trauma and painful emotions from the body and brain. Erica uses focused mindfulness, compassion, and support, and has a natural ability to connect with clients to help them feel comfortable on their healing journey.