Originally from Seattle, Dr. Chalon L. Ervin's career as a mental health professional stems from her time as an undergraduate at Spelman College, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Upon graduating from Spelman, she went on to obtain her Doctor of Psychology at Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University.
Although Dr. Ervin has treated a diverse range of patients and disorders, much of her clinical work has centered on veterans and trauma recovery. Her past positions include the Atlanta VA Medical Center, West Virginia's Huntington VA, and Washington's Puget Sound VAMC. Regarding her "couch-side manner," Dr. Ervin has been praised for lending a patient and attentive ear as she accompanies clients on their optimal wellness journey.
Aside from treating patients, Dr. Ervin is an active member of the mental health awareness movement. From her practice, Dr. Ervin has witnessed the harmful stigmas surrounding mental illness and their ability to isolate our loved ones. In 2018, Dr. Ervin participated in a three-part series on Bellevue's 91.3 KBCS where she discussed misperceptions on mental health amongst communities of color.
Passionate about mental health and community, Dr. Ervin has shared her expertise at various venues including, seminars, nonprofits, churches, and conferences. If you are interested in booking Dr. Ervin as a speaker for your next event, please contact her.
Outside of the office, Dr. Ervin enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her family.
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Ervin is a skilled psychologist trained to provide clients with mental health assessments, diagnosis, treatment, and strategies for for positive behavior changes. If you don't see a condition that desscribes your concerns, it doesn't mean Dr. Ervin can't help.
Make an informed decision about your mental wellness today by scheduling a free 30-minute phone consultation with Dr. Ervin. This is your no-obligation chance to familiarize with Dr. Ervin and learn more about her services.
Doctor of Psychology, Clinical Psychology
Georgia School of Professional Psychology
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
VA Puget Sound Health Care System - American Lake Division
Puget Sound, Washington
Huntington VA Medical Center
Huntington, West Virginia
2015 Award Recipient, Woman of Style and Substance
National Council of Negro Women: Seattle Chapter
2015 Honoree, Annual Black Press Breakfast
The Seattle Medium