Being Erica (2009– )

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"Therapist" Dr. Tom - who is constantly spouting famous and not so famous historical quotes - is Erica Strange's savior and worst enemy. Erica, a young adult woman, is having a bad life ... See full summary »

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 Erica Strange (54 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Julianne Giacomelli (53 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Dr. Tom / ... (51 episodes, 2009-2011)
Kathleen Laskey ...
 Barb Strange (49 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Samantha Strange / ... (49 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Brent Kennedy (48 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Gary Strange (41 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Judith Winter (40 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Jenny Zalen (32 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Ivan (27 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Josh MacIntosh (27 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Kai Booker (26 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Ethan Wakefield (25 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Adam Fitzpatrick (24 episodes, 2010-2011)
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 Dave / ... (23 episodes, 2009-2011)
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"Therapist" Dr. Tom - who is constantly spouting famous and not so famous historical quotes - is Erica Strange's savior and worst enemy. Erica, a young adult woman, is having a bad life because of the bad decisions she's made. Erica provides Dr. Tom with a long list of those pivotal moments in her life that she feels have led to the bad state she is in today. Erica is initially unaware of what Dr. Tom is intending on doing with this list. What he does do is transport her back in time to each of those moments so that she, with all the knowledge of her present day life, can make better decisions to fix her life. Regardless of these new decisions, Dr. Tom hopes that Erica will come to the realization that although the opinions of others about her life do matter, it's what she thinks of her decisions and her life that are more important. Written by Huggo

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very unique
20 December 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It's just not like any other, it begs the question yourself what would you do, what would you change and what if you could, would the outcome be any different. By your own nature yet knowing the former outcome would you take the risk to change it. I really get the show I being almost 30 years old, I wonder about my life and the choices I made to get where I am. That is why the show is great it begs just that question. If you could do your whole life over again is there anything you would change, I think almost everyone would say yes. The show in itself is a self help book, to understand yourself the choices you've made, and change the things you don't like moving forward. I only saw the 1st season but can't wait for more.


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