I spend a lot of my day teaching children about a variety of mental health topics. It takes some creativity to keep the interest up long enough to get the information in. With these short educational animations, I get to combine my creative heart with my clinical knowledge. The name Miss Erin Doctor came from a young patient who had heard me referred to as both Miss Erin and Doctor Neely and solved the dilemma by calling me Miss Erin Doctor. I thought it was genius.
You can find the Miss Erin Doctor channel on YouTube.
Below are a few examples of my work.
I will frequently use this one when explaining the basics of anxiety management skills.
This is the most recent video. I use this one when working with children on self-regulation and body calming strategies.
This is my most watched video to date, over 7,000 views!