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  • Heather Aidala, Psy.D.

    Title: Interim Director, Associate Director/ Clinical Services, Supervising Psychologist 

    Degree: Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology, 2002

    Licenses: Licensed Psychologist, Texas

    Areas of Interest: Multiculturalism; Gender and Sexual Identity; LGBTQIA+ Inclusion; College Student Mental Health and Service Provision; Supervision and Training; Trauma Recovery


    Clare Duffy, Ph.D.

    Title: Assistant Director/Training Director, Senior Psychologist/Assessment Coordinator

    Degree: Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Texas A&M University, 2011

    Licenses: Licensed Psychologist, Texas

    Areas of Interest: Multiculturalism, Gender Nonconformity, Sexual Orientation, Personality Development and Relational Concerns, Life-Role/Identity Concerns, Self-Harm, Women's Issues; Substance Abuse; Psychological Assessments; Training and Supervision; Outreach and Prevention


    Hillary Jones, Psy.D.

    Title: Assistant Director/Operations and Assessment, Postdoctoral Residency Coordinator, Senior Psychologist

    Degree: Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, George Fox University, 2010

    Licenses: Licensed Psychologist, Texas and North Carolina

    Areas of Interest: Gender and Sexual Identity; Trauma Recovery; Body Image Concerns; Anxiety; Adjustment/Life Transitions, Identity and Spirituality Issues; Training and Supervision


    Joanne Salas, Ph.D.

    Title: Assistant Director/ Diversity & Inclusion, Group Coordinator, Professional Development Chair, Supervising Psychologist

    Degree: Ph.D., Educational Psychology/Counseling, The University of Texas at Austin, 2000

    Licenses: Licensed Psychologist, Texas

    Areas of Interest: Health and Wellness; Grief and Loss; Life Transitions; Resiliency; Diversity


    Laurie Westfall, M.S., LCSW 

    Title: Clinical Case Manager

    Degree: M.S., University of Texas at Austin, 1989

    Licenses: Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Texas

    Areas of Interest: Juvenile Corrections;Child and Adolescent Development; Women Issues 


    Mark Provence, Ph.D.

    Title: Practicum Coordinator, Psychologist

    Degree: Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 2016

    Areas of Interest: Gender and Sexual Identity, Men and Masculinity, Religion and Spirituality, Grief and Loss, Adjustment/Life Transitions, Mindfulness Approaches


    Richard Martinez, Ph.D.

    Title: Coordinator of Educational Programming and Outreach, Psychologist

    Degree: Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, New Mexico State University, 2013

    Licenses: Licensed Psychologist, Texas

    Areas of Interest: LGBTQIA+ Concerns; Multicultural Counseling; Supervision & Training; Prevention & Outreach; Identity Exploration; First Generation College Students; Interpersonal Relationships; Adjustment to College

    Rebecca Gonzalez, Ph.D.

    Title: Psychologist

    Degree: Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, New Mexico State University, 2015

    Areas of Interest: Diversity/ Multiculturalism, Anxiety, Interpersonal Relationships, First Generation College Students, Trauma Recovery, Career Exploration

    Cordell Spears, Psy.D.

    Title: Psychologist

    Degree: Psy.D., Clinical Psychology, Wheaton College, 2018

    Areas of Interest: Anxiety disorders; Bipolar disorder; Mental health needs of international students; Mental health needs of Black and African American students

     


    Kate Cotnam, LPC

    Title: Counseling Specialist

    Degree: MS, Counseling Psychology, Angelo State University, 2008

    Licenses: Licensed Professional Counselor, Texas

    Areas of Interest: Anxiety, Depression, Self Injury, Women's Issues, Trauma Recovery


    Sergio Barrios, LCSW

    Title: Senior Counselor

    Degree: MSSW, University of Texas at Austin, 1996

    Licenses: Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Board Approved Supervisor

    Areas of Interest: Acculturation Process; Life Transitions; Self-Discovery; Relationships; Communication; Anxiety; Career Exploration Spirituality and Resiliency


    Jennifer Kenley, MS

    Title: Counselor

    Degree: Oklahoma State University, 2004

    Areas of Interest: Anxiety, Depression, Grief/loss, Spirituality, Suicide Prevention


     

    Naomi Coleman Medina, MA-LPC

    Title: Counselor 

    Degree: LPC Clinical Track, Health Psychology, Texas State University, 2013

    Areas of Interest: Healthy Behaviors, Relationships, Adjustment/Life Transitions, Aging, Self-Compassion, Life-Balance

  • Erica Mathis, Ph.D.

    Degree Program: Counseling Psychology

    University: The University of Southern Mississippi


    Shana Varnell, Psy.D.

    Degree Program: Counseling Psychology

    University: Our Lady of the Lake University


  • Colleen Conklin

    Degree Program: Clinical Psychology

    University: George Fox University


    Katie Kainer

    Degree: Counseling Psychology

    University: Our Lady of the Lake University  

    Uriel Navarrete

    Degree: Clinical Psychology

    University: California School of Professional at Alliant International University- Los Angeles, CA

  • Emily Playfair

    Degree Program: Counseling Psychology

    University: University of Texas, Austin 


    Tiffany Adeigbe

    Degree Program: Counseling Psychology

    University: Our Lady of the Lake University


    Nyla Harris M.Ed.

    Degree Program: Counseling Psychology

    University: Our Lady of the Lake University

  • Ethel Banks

    Title: Senior Administrative Assistant


    Maryann Durocher

    Title: Administrative Assistant II


    Cristal Alvarado 

    Title: Administrative Assistant II


    TBA

    Title: Administrative Assistant II


    Erin Griego

    Title: Graduate Assistant 


    Elijah Miller

    Title: Graduate Assistant