Erica Sirrine, Ph.D., LCSW
ERICA H. SIRRINE, PH.D., LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker, qualified clinical supervisor, and associate professor of social work at Southeastern University. She has over 15 years experience in the field of death, dying, and bereavement and is the former director of a bereavement counseling center. Dr. Sirrine has extensive expertise counseling bereaved children, adolescents, adults, and families and has implemented numerous interventions and programs aimed at improving the emotional health of clients experiencing loss. She has also served as a grief counselor at a weekend childhood bereavement camp for the past 15 years. Dr. Sirrine has provided individual and group therapy to countless grieving clients and recently conducted research that was accepted for peer-review publication on the continuing bonds maintained by survivors following a death.
Dr. Sirrine has been distinguished as “Professor of the Year” and the National Association of Social Workers Heartland, Florida Unit “Social Worker of the Year.” She has presented many national, trainings on bereavement and loss and is known for her interactive and engaging workshops. Dr. Sirrine is passionate about equipping professionals with the tools necessary to help clients reconcile their losses in order to fully heal and regain life with meaning and purpose.
Financial: Erica Sirrine receives compensation as an Associate Professor at Southeastern University. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Erica Sirrine is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, The Association of Baccalaureate Program Directors, the National Alliance for Grieving Children, and the Florida Association of Deans and Directors. She does not receive compensation.