Erin O’Donnell, LPC
Erin O’Donnell is a Licensed Professional Counselor practicing with Responsive Centers for Psychology and Learning in Overland Park, Kansas. Erin specializes in providing services for first responders and public service employees.
Erin has spent the past 25 years in law enforcement, with over 19 years in supervisory positions. She dedicated a large part of her career providing peer support and critical incident debriefs to police, fire, dispatch, and emergency medical personnel. Erin has been actively involved in initiatives that directly impact the public including, Crisis Intervention Team and Veteran’s Treatment Court.
Erin received her MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Walden University and interned at both Cottonwood Springs and Johnson County Mental Health. She also collaborated closely with the staff and residents of the Adult Detox Unit in Shawnee, KS.
Balancing work, families, friends, and life’s ups and downs can be difficult for anyone, and lead to emotional distress. Being exposed to critical incidents and trauma can enhance this distress for first responders. Erin is committed to providing a safe and non-judgmental environment to address the mental health needs of those who serve others.