Erin Nicolas | Johns Creek, Dunwoody, Milton

Staff Therapist

Erin (Pridgen) Nicolas, M.S. is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist Supervisor. Her interests include working with children and their parents. Her areas of specialty include working with children struggling with anxiety, depression, learning disabilities, divorce, grief, behavioral issues, and self-esteem.

As a play therapist, Erin makes use of both directive and non-directive approaches with her child-clients based on their individual needs. She utilizes the creative and playful nature of children to enhance their resiliency and coping abilities with whatever struggles they may face in a welcoming and supportive environment. She is also extremely passionate about working with parents on strengthening the parent-child relationship and developing sound parenting skills. When parents are involved in the therapy, children can experience more growth.


ADHD, Adoption, Anger Management, Anxiety, Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, Behavioral Issues, Child or Adolescent, Coping Skills, Depression, Divorce, Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD), Parenting, School Issues, Self Esteem, Spirituality, Stress, Child-Parent Relationship Therapy

Specialties: Child or Adolescent, Anxiety

client focus

Age: Toddlers/Preschoolers (0 to 5), Children (6 to 10)

Category: Individuals, Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian, Transgender, LGBTQ+

Treatment approach

Types of Therapy: Play Therapy, Sand Play


School: Georgia State University
Year Graduated:
License No. and State:
LPC006447 Georgia


The Summit Counseling Center
Old Alabama Location
2750 Old Alabama Rd. Suite 200
Johns Creek, GA 30022

Dunwoody Location
5054 Nandina Lane Suite B
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Medlock Bridge Location
11180 Medlock Bridge Rd.
Johns Creek, GA 30097

Milton Location
13680 Highway 9 North
Building G, Suite 500
Milton, GA 30004

Office Phone: (678) 893-5300

Office Hours


Online Therapy/Video Counseling: No


Average Cost: $140/session

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accepted Payment: Cash, Check, American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Discover

Accepted Insurance: None

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