Eric J. Fringer, LCSW


“People need to know that no matter what they’ve been through, they are not alone. There are always others who can understand and have been in the same place. I think helping someone to feel understood is an important step toward change and growth.”

Eric Fringer joined Franco Psychological Associates, PC in April of 2006, after working with children, adolescents, adults, and families in a variety of settings. These included Behavioral Health and Rehabilitative Services Wraparound programs, outpatient drug and alcohol treatment, and an outpatient mental health clinic.

Eric’s clinical interests and areas of expertise include anger management training, grief counseling, and treating children and adults with anxiety disorders. He has substantial experience in working with youngsters with ADHD. Working collaboratively with schools, appropriate agencies and other professionals is essential to Eric’s practice.

In 2009, Eric assumed part ownership of Franco Psychological Associates, and the role of Clinical Manager.

Eric currently resides in the Carlisle area with his wife and his three children. He enjoys participating in, watching, and coaching athletic activities, vacationing with family and any kind of outdoor/wilderness activity.

  • B.S Degree in Psychology, 1998, Clarion Univ. of PA, Clarion, PA
  • Master of Social Work Degree, 2001, Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
  • PA License, Social Work, 2001
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 2009