About Erin Wiley

Erin Wiley Toledo

Erin Wiley, MA, LPCC

Erin Wiley, MA, LPCC, is a Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist in both Ohio and Florida. She is the founder of The Willow Center, a group family counseling practice with three locations: Toledo, Bowling Green, and Oregon, Ohio; and Willow Bay Counseling in Seminole, Florida. She leads a team of over thirty licensed therapists in their mutual goal of meeting the counseling needs of the people and families of Northwest Ohio, Southeast Michigan and Southwest Florida. The clinical focus of her clinical work is marriage, family, parenting, and relationships. Her most recent areas of research include the management and regulation of emotions; healing trauma, and creating vibrant, happy, and healthy marriages.

Erin has served as a speaker for a number of schools and organizations across the country; has taught undergraduate classes at Michigan State University and The University of Toledo as well as graduate level courses in marriage & family counseling at Bowling Green State University. She serves as an on-air consultant- for journalists who are seeking the point of view of a mental health professional- for news pieces on WBGU, WUPW 36, WTVG 13, and WTOL 11 in Toledo, Ohio. She regularly appears in a mental health segment The Nince,  a local morning talk show on WTVG. Her thoughts on mental and emotional health have been published in Newsweek, O: The Oprah Magazine, The American Counseling Association’s publication: Counseling Today, Men’s Health, and on various sites online like BuzzFeed and Experian.com. She was a featured therapist on TLC’s reality show “Lost In Transition.” Erin has extensive training in the Gottman Relationship Counseling method and in two trauma modalities: EMDR and Internal Family Systems.

In the “Best of Toledo” contests sponsored by Toledo City Paper, The Willow Center has won “Best Counseling Practice”  the last seven years in a row (every year the practice has been in business). Recently Erin was named “Best Marriage Counselor in Toledo” by Three Best Rated. Personally, Erin has a passion for musical theatre, comedy, and gardening. She has two college-aged sons: the older at Bowling Green State University, and the younger at Rider University in NJ; and she has been happily married to her best friend, her husband Michael for 27 years.