Erica has appeared world wide in over 100 articles, books, and interviews.

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Erica Curtis serves as key consultant for 2022 global initiative “Hands all In” to end loneliness “Colors and Connections” college-campus workshops, partnership between The Foundation for Art & Heaing and essie.


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Benefits of art therapy for children on Kids In The House

For more videos of Erica talking about art and kids click here: Kids In The House

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Erica speaks with Happify and Harvard Medical Professor, Jeremy Nobel, about combatting loneliness. Watch HERE.



Erica regularly cohosts “The Brain Boost” with Risa Williams of the Motivation Mindset Podcast. We breakdown neuroscience nuggets to uncover creative ways to get unstuck. Episode 4: Mind Modes, Episode 8: Color; Episode 14: Music; Episode 21: Spring Cleaning.

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Erica speaks with reality TV stars Naz, Lauren, and Ashley from “I don’t Get It” podcast about EMDR therapy.


Erica speaks with Valeria Teles from about living with curiosity, creativity, and connection.

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Erica speaks with Reina Lombardi about Working with Resistance in Therapy.

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Erica speaks with preschool director, Joanna Port, about Art Therapy with Kids.

Erica speaks with Jean Harville about Creative Approaches to Calming Anxiety.

Erica speaks with artist, Julianna Poldo, about the transformational power of art.


Erica speaks with Grace Porter, of 7 Tools of Healing, about helping children cope with environmental change anxiety.

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Erica speaks with Phil Weaver, of Learning Success, about innovative parenting, art, trauma, stress, special needs, and more!

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Erica speaks with comedian Leanne Linsky of Life LAfter Divorce about alternatives to talk therapy for healing, health, and moving on.


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Conversations with the Inspiring Erica Curtis

Women Who Have Inspired Us – Thrive Global (March 2023)

5 Art Therapy-Inspired Activities for Calming Behaviors and Building Resilience – While Child Counseling (October 2022)

Anxiety: Here Are Some Ways Your Body Reacts When You’re Overly Anxious – Oh! mymag

Navigating the Post Pandemic Life – Dana Point Time (June 2022)

Experts Tell Us Their Tips for Teens with Driving Anxiety – Bankrate (July 2021)

More than 20 percent of couples have grown closer during the pandemic – Yahoo!Sports (February 2021)

Local Stories – ShoutOutLA (February 2021)

A Quick Anxiety-Calming Guide For Election Day – SheKnows (November 2020)

Talking to Kids about Racism – Parenting OC (July 2020)

Arts Therapies Continue to Unite – Daily Bruin (June 2020)

Prince William’s Technique for Dealing with Public Speaking Anxiety – SheKnows (May 2020)

Overcoming Sheltering-In-Place Tantrums – Parenting OC (May 2020)

Hair Therapy – parenting OC (April 2020)

How to Calm Down Quickly – Bustle (March 2020)

Conquering Fears of the Dentist – parenting OC (February 2020)

Conversations with the Inspiring Erica Curtis – voyageLA (December 2019)

Why People Don’t Respect Your Dietary Needs, According to an Expert – Bustle (October 2019); Asian Age ( October 2019)

Fun Without the Fears – Parenting OC (Oct 2019)

No More Homework Battles – Learning Success System (September 2019)

How to Tell if You Have Burnout Syndrome– Bustle (August 2019)

Soothing Anxious Children – Parenting OC (June 2019)

6 Ways Mindfulness Can Improve Your Relationships – SheKnows (April 2019)

7 Signs He is Worth Marrying – Power of Positivity (March 2019)

6 Physical Symptoms of Anxiety That May Be Affecting Your Daily Life – SheKnows (Feb 2019)

What to Do About Climate Change Anxiety – Bustle (Feb 2019)

Art Therapy and PTSD – Fighting for A Future (Jan 2019)

6 Coping Hacks If You Have Trouble Dealing With Stress – Bustle (Jan 2019)

11 Self-Care Strategies to Get You Through the Colder Months – Thrive Global (Dec 2018)

Talking a Social Media Break Can Help You Reset Your Relationship to It – Bustle (December 2018)

Here’s How to Cope when a Co-Worker Dies – The Muse (October 2018)

Capturing Life and Improving It – Caring Magazine (Sept 2018)

My Lyme Disease Diagnosis Took Forever Because of Mental Health Stigma – Healthline (May 2018) and Mosquito Squad (March 2019)

Healing Invisible Wounds: Art Therapy and PTSD – Healthline (May 2017) and Old Medic Revista Medica and The Joel Fund (April 2018)

9 Signs You’re with the Person You Should Be Married to Forever – Romper (April 2017)

Tips for Living a Healthier, Happier, and Longer Life – UCLA Health, Healthy Years (March 2017)

Surviving Christmas When Your Family is the Worst – The Skinny, UK (Dec 2016)

Avoid Divorce: Compassion May Save Your Marriage – Child Law Help Center (Oct 2016)

Why am I so afraid to do things in life that involve money? – Quora (September 2016)

5 smart tips for hiring the right therapist – The Week (July 2016)

Healthy Aging: Stop Acting Your Age, UCLA Health – Healthy Years (April 2016)

Memory Builder: How putting together your own story helps, UCLA Health – Healthy Years (February 2016)

Test: Ist er der richtige Mann furs Leben? (December 2015), ELLE Germany

Color Between the Lines, UCLA Health – Healthy Years (October 2015); republished in West Marion Messenger (Dec 2015) and on the red hat society blog (March 2016)

When Kids Fail, LifeZette (September 2015)

Best Tips for Dating Someone with Kids, Zoosk (March 2015), 9ja Exclusive (June 2015)

6 Ways to Tell You’re with the Person You Should Marry, According to Science, Mic (February 2015)

When to Say Yes to Your Kids, P & G Everyday (January 2015)

This is the Explanation for Polyandry that Everyone Needs to Hear, Mic (January 2015)

Mom: My Son Looks a Lot Like a Girl, Yahoo! Parenting (November 2014)

Briefs: Happiness Library Workshop, Santa Monica Daily Press (October 2014)

Parenting Tips for Preschoolers, SheKnows Parenting (May 2014) and Gradegood (June 2014)

8 Ways to Stop Your Bad Mood from Busting your Grocery Budget, eHow Money (May 2014)

Five Communication Mistakes Almost Every Couple Makes, LifeHacker  (March 2014)

How to Talk to Your Kids about Drugs, LifeHacker (February 2014), reprinted on spiritmolecule (April 2015)

How to Talk to Your Kids about Death, LifeHacker (February 2014)

Yes or No? When to Indulge Your Kids and When to Say Tighten the Reigns, eNanny Source  (February 2014)

Open Relationships, Knoworthy (November 2013)

Kids In The House Expert Interview (Fall 2013)

Are You Afraid to Spend Money?, US News & World Report (September 2013); republished on Yahoo! Finance

Family Birthday Traditions, PBS (September 2013)

16 Things You Should Never Say Right After Sex, Cosmo (August 2013); republished on Bengali News (September 2013)

The Silver Lining In Tough Times: Life’s Disappointments Offer Great Lessons to Kids. Coulee Parenting Connection, (Summer 2013)

Stress Relief Tips for 2013 Unemployed College Grads, EmpowHER (June 2013)

Listen: UCLA students explore art therapy to benefit emotional health, Daily Bruin radio podcast (April 2013)

Bounce Back from Setbacks: Helping Kids Handle Disappointment, Calgary’s Child (April 2013)

Journal Writing Courses Help Uncover Memories, Fifty Plus Advocate (March 2013)

When to Indulge, (February 2013)

Achy Breaky Hearts: Helping Kids Handle Disappointment, InArkansas (February 2013)

Answering the Santa Question, Lifetime Moms (December 2012)

Finished with Your Homework?, Boston Globe (October 2012)

Improve Your Communication Issues Without Saying a Word, Ladies Flight (July 2012)

Life Saving Stitching, Stitches (June 2012)

The Roller Coaster Ride of Running Goals, Ugly Finish (April 2012)

B.I.T.E. Your Bills: Tax Edition: A Four Point Plan to Cut Medical Expenses for Disabled Children, Adults and Seniors, Published Book by Yolanda Baker (published January 2012)

Banish Boredom: 10 Guilt Free Ways to Find a Little Me Time, USA Today (Fall/Winter 2011 Edition)

What to Do if you ‘Lose It’ in Front of the Kids, Shine from Yahoo! (September 2011)

3 Ways to Instant Calm, Spry Living (September 2011)

Doodle Your Way to a Better Life, Woman’s World Magazine (August 2011)

Reaching Clients through Pay-per-click Advertising, Annals of Psychotherapy and Integrative Health (summer 2011)

Post-Divorce You-Time, Always New You (August 2011)

Does your Child Know your Phone Number: Addressing the Issue of Kid Milestones, GalTime (June 2011)

Your Turn: Games to Foster Better Sibling Relationships, eHow Family (April 2011)

How to Raise Compassionate Kids, She Knows Parenting (April 2011)

Doctors Fight Bullying, Cookie Family Magazine (July 2009)