James A Erickson, DMin, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Stockton
I offer diagnostic assessments for children and adolescents. I am bilingual in English and Spanish, with multicultural competence.
I have over 30 years experience in diagnosing children and youth, with the good fortune of having assisted 5 expert child psychiatrists over the years. Appropriate assessment of behavioral health is critical to understanding and treatment. I do not diagnose developmental problems.
Available to contract for evaluations or training. Training small groups or using keynote training for ipad: Serving the poor; Cultural Diversity; Understanding Violence; Mental-Health Awareness, Servant Leadership, Diagnosing Brain-based Problems in Children (Spanish/ English). Ethics consultant.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email James A Erickson now - (925) 308-5821


  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley (GTU)
  • Year Graduated: 1983
  • License No. and State: MFC23915 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $80 - $130
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Health Plan of San Joaquin
  • Medicaid
  • Victim Compensation Programs
  • Village EAP
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

James A Erickson's Groups

Consultation and Training

Trainings for agencies, communities, churches and schools: PTSD in Children; Tolerance training re children with difficult behaviors; Alternatives to Violence; Service to the Poor, Cultural Diversity.

More about this group


  • Child or Adolescent
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD


  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Immigration hardship evaluations
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Video Game Addiction

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Cultural competence: AfroAmerican , Filipino,, Spanish


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Liberation psychology


  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group
Last Modified: 19 Jun 2017
James A Erickson, DMin, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Stockton

James A Erickson

Marriage & Family Therapist, DMin, MFT