Potter Counseling and Consulting

1921 N. Pointe Dr.

Suite 280

Durham, NC 27705 United States

(919) 241-8038

Erik Potter

qweErik is a bilingual Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor. He earned an MA in Counseling Psychology from Mars Hill Graduate School (now The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology), and an MA in Transformational Leadership from Bethel Seminary in St. Paul. Erik is passionate about providing care to clients of all ages and backgrounds that is evidence-based, relational, and wise. Erik works with children, adolescents, individuals, and couples. 

Areas of Expertise include the following: 

  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Behavior Management
  • Couples Counseling
  • Foster-Care & Adoption
  • Grief & Loss
  • Parenting
  • PTSD and Trauma
  • Premarital Counseling 
  • Clinical Supervision

Below are some of the Research-Based Therapeutic Interventions Erik has been trained in: 

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) 
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
  • Gottman Method Couples Therapy (GMCT)
  • Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB)
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
  • Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts (SYMBIS)
  • Strengthening Families
  • Structured Psychotherapy for Adolescents Responding to Chronic Stress (SPARCS)
  • The Incredible Years

Erik lives in Durham with his beautiful wife, Lori, their three children, and their dog, Casey. Erik and Lori are also Licensed Foster Care Parents.

Phone: (919) 908-8903 Ext. 101
Email: [email protected] 

Erik is not currently accepting new clients.

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Some Evening and Weekend appointments are available upon request with select therapists.

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