Erica E Coates, PhD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialities: Psychiatry, Child And Adolescent Psychiatry

Languages: English

202-944-5402

About me

Erica E. Coates, Ph.D. is a Psychologist at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC). Dr. Coates received her doctoral degree in clinical child psychology from the University of South Florida and received specialized training in trauma-informed family treatment at the APA-accredited VA Maryland Health Care System/University of Maryland School of Medicine Consortium. Dr. Coates completed her postdoctoral training at the University of Maryland – College Park as a Presidential Postdoctoral Fellow. Dr. Coates currently leads the Family Wellbeing Program (a multidisciplinary, center-based program supporting caregiver, child, and staff wellness and mental health) at early childhood education centers across Washington, D.C. Dr. Coates has published several articles on the role of parenting and coparenting in child development, and her research has been externally supported by several entities including the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, the American Psychological Association, the American Psychological Foundation, and the Life Course Intervention Research Network.

Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Anger Issues
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Brief Psychotic Disorder
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Child Abuse
  • Combative
  • Community Violence And Trauma
  • Compulsive And Addictive Behaviors
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymic Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depersonalization Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Enuresis
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief
  • Hallucinations
  • Head Banging
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Hypomania
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Intermittent Explosive Disorder
  • Kleptomania
  • Mania
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nail Biting
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Opiate Addiction
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Panic Attack
  • Paranoia And Delusional Disorders
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Physical Abuse
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Psychological Abuse
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychosis
  • Pyromania
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Self Harming Behaviors
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep Terrors
  • Somatic Symptom Disorder
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Substance Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Thought Disorder
  • Tic Disorders
  • Toilet Training Issues
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Trichotillomania
  • Video Game Addiction
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Procedures I perform

  • Autism Testing
  • Behavior Modification
  • Child And Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Parent Attachment Assessment
  • Child Parent Attachment Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Coping Skills
  • Sexual Abuse Survivor Counseling
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Practice locations

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2115 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC, 20007

202-944-5400

Fax 202-944-5404

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Insurance

MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus

Education

Fellowship Program: University of Maryland College Park (2019)

Graduate Education: University of South Florida (2017)

Internship Program: University of Maryland Medical Center (2017)