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Senior Staff

Denise Lucero-Miller, Ph.D. (Director)

Licensure status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program

Counseling Psychology

University

University of Oklahoma

Internship site

University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, Texas

Theoretical orientation

Interpersonal, Feminist, Psychodynamic

Special interests

Supervision & Training, Multicultural & Women's Issues, Psychological Assessment, Psychological Trauma, Multiple Role Conflict

Carmen Cruz, Psy.D. (Assistant Director and Director of Training)

Licensure status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program

Clinical Psychology

University

Nova Southereastern University

Internship site

Texas Woman's University Counseling Center

Theoretical orientation

Existential, Multicultural, RCT/Neuroscience

Special interests

Training & Supervision, Multicultural Analysis & Diversity Training, Gender/LGBTQ Issues, Couples Therapy, Mindfulness, Hand Drumming

Nina Belfrom, Psy. D. (Licensed Psychologist, Groups Coordinator)

Licensure Status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program

Clinical Psychology

University

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Internship site

Southern Louisiana Internship Consortium

Theoretical orientation

Existential, Interpersonal, multicultural

Special interests

Group therapy, multicultural & diversity issues, women's issues, trauma, and identity development

Martha Bergen, Ph.D. (Licensed Psychologist, Practicum Coordinator)

Licensure Status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program

Counseling Psychology

University

Texas Woman's University

Internship site

Miami University Student Counseling Center

Theoretical orientation

Integrative: Relational-Cultural, Feminist/Multicultural, Cognitive Behavioral

Special interests

Supervision and Training, Gender Issues (body image, women's issues, men and masculinity, gender identity, sexual identity), Trauma and Recovery, Diversity and Multiculturalism, Lifespan Development, Outreach and Advocacy

Marshall Bewley, Ph.D. (Licensed Psychologist, Cultural Diversity Liaison)

Licensure Status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program

Counseling Psychology

University

Texas Tech University

Internship site

Virginia Commonwealth University, University Counseling Services

Theoretical orientation

Integrative: Interpersonal, Feminist, Cognitive-Behavioral

Special interests

Advocacy & Outreach, LGBTQ Issues, Grief/Loss, Couple's & Group Therapy, Training & Supervision, Multicultural & Diversity Awareness

Linda Louden, Ph.D. (Dallas Center, Licensed Psychologist)

Licensure status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program

Counseling Psychology

University

University of North Texas 

Internship site

Texas Woman's University Counseling Center

Theoretical Orientation

Interpersonal, Feminist

Special Interests

Multicultural & Women's Issues, Sexual Abuse Recovery, Crisis Intervention, Psychological Assessment, Training & Supervision 

Rakhi Sen, Ph.D. 

Licensure status

Licensed in Illinois (Provisional Texas Licensure)

Academic Program

Counseling Psychology

University

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign 

Internship site

Arizona State University Counseling & Consultation

Theoretical orientation

Integrative, operate within an overarching multicultural framework drawing from Interpersonal, Humanistic, Social Learning, and Feminist approaches 

Special interests

Diversity issues, identity development, gender issues, trauma concerns, interpersonal psychotherapy, use of stories and metaphor in therapy, spirituality issues, role and nature of counseling in non-western cultures, supervision and training

Cheronda Steele, Psy.D. (Licensed Psychologist, Outreach Coordinator)

Licensure status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program

Clinical Psychology

University

Roosevelt University   

Internship site

Texas Woman's University Counseling Center

Theoretical orientation

Existential-Integrative, Interpersonal, Cognitive Behavioral

Special interests

Grief and loss, mindfulness-based approaches to therapy, prevention and outreach, stress management, multiculturalism, and existential-integrative theory

Associate Training Staff: TWU Psychology Department

Debra Mollen, Ph.D.
Licensure status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program Counseling Psychology
University Indiana University
Internship site Purdue University Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Theoretical orientation Relational Cultural Theory, Multicultural, and Existential
Special interests Relational Cultural Theory, Multicultural, and Existential
Sally Stabb, Ph.D.
Licensure status

Licensed in Texas

Academic Program Counseling Psychology
University University of Kansas
Internship site Duke University Counseling and Psychological Services
Theoretical orientation Eclectic: Cognitive-behavioral theory/therapy, Developmental, Systems; some familiarity with and respect for Psychodynamic theory
Special interests

Primary: Couples/marital therapy, Sexuality Issues, Ethics Secondary: Attributional and other Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies, Multicultural Student Needs, Adolescent Psychology, Creativity and Humor

Psychology Interns

Stephanie Dykema, M.Ed.

Academic Program Counseling Psychology
University University of Akron    
Theoretical orientation

Relational Culture, Multicultural, ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy)

Special
interests

Trauma and Recovery, Women's Issues, Exploration of identity (e.g. race, gender, sexual orientation) and intersections among identities, Relationship Dynamics, Depression, Self esteem/Self-confidence, Coping Skills

Douglas Knutson, M.Ed., M.T.S.
Academic Program Counseling Psychology
University Oklahoma University
Theoretical orientation Integrative: Person-Centered, Existential, Multicultural
Special
interests
Gender Identity and Diversity; Sexual/Affectional Orientation; Multicultural Competence, Microaffirmation; International Student Issues; Education, Teaching, and Training; and Advocacy and Outreach

Kiran Mirchandani, M.A.

Academic Program Clinical Psychology
University The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Theoretical orientation

Psychodynamic, Relational, Feminist/Multicultural, Humanistic-Existential

Special
interests
multiculturalism/diversity, advocacy/critical psychology, expressive arts therapy, gender based issues, trauma (including but not limited to: relational trauma as well as physical, sexual, and/or emotional abuse), relationship dynamics (particularly family dynamics), self-esteem, depression, coping with medical difficulties, grief/loss, and body image concerns.

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