Eric McCallister is the Clinical Director for The Ridge. Eric holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling and is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with supervisory status. He is also a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III. Eric’s undergraduate education is from the University of Dayton, while also serving in the US Army Reserves. Finishing his graduate education in 1998 at the University of Cincinnati, Eric began pursuing his career helping others achieve success, treating their mental health and battling substance use disorders.
Eric has a strong background in clinical and operational management, program development, and implementation. His dynamic experiences span 23 years including private practice to leading and supervising clinical teams in various settings and agencies.
Eric is a proud father of two teenage children and is engaged to be married. In his free time he can be found rooting on the Ohio State Buckeyes, traveling, fishing, camping and enjoying the many gifts of a faith-inspired life. Eric’s greatest joy is watching the light in other’s eyes return, finding peace, purpose and a general sense of belonging.