School Psychology Training Programs in Texas

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University/Contact Degree/Level NASP Approved
Abilene Christian University
Rachel Team, Ph.D.
(325) 674-2285
SL (SSP)  Yes

Baylor University
SL: Kelsey Ragan, PhD
(254) 710-6191
DL: Nick Benson, PhD
(254) 710-4234

SL (EdS) & DL (PhD)

Yes (Ed.S)

Contingent APA (PhD)

Houston Christian University
Traci Whittenberg, PhD
Leigh Kent, PhD
(281) 649-3171
SL (MA) No
Our Lady of the Lake University
Kristin O'Donnell, PhD
(210) 528-6728
SL (MS w/ School Psych concentration) No
Sam Houston State University
Ramona M. Noland, Ph.D.
(936) 294-4310
SL (SSP) Yes
Stephen F. Austin State University
Daniel McCleary, PhD
(936) 468-3940
SL (MA) & DL Yes (MA)
Texas A&M University
Krystal Simmons, PhD
(979) 862-4906
DL (PhD) Yes + APA-accredited
Texas A&M - Commerce
Tim Allen, PhD
Kendra Saunders, PhD
SL (SSP) Yes
Texas A&M - Central Texas
Coady Lapierre, Ph.D.
(254) 519-5428
Texas State University
Paul Jantz, Ph.D.
(512) 245-8682
(512) 245-2531
SL (SSP) Yes
Texas Tech University
Stephanie Barbre, PhD
(806) 834-1702

SL (M.Ed. w/ School Psych Graduate Certificate) & DL (Educ. Psych w/ School Psych Track)


Texas Woman's University
SL: Samuel Kim, Ph.D.
(940) 898-2396
SL (SSP) & DL (PhD) Yes + PhD program is APA-accredited
Texas Woman's University
DL: Julie Herbstrith, Ph.D.
(940) 898-2333
Trinity University
Eleanor Robertson, Ph.D.
(210) 999-7595
SL (MA) Yes
University of Houston
Jorge Gonzalez, PhD
(713) 743-7286
DL (PhD)  Yes + APA-accredited
University of Houston - Clear Lake
Gill Strait, PhD
(281) 283-3494
SL (SSP) Yes
University of Houston - Victoria
Elise Hendricker, PhD
(281) 396-3706
SL (SSP) Yes
University of Texas - Austin
Erin Rodriguez, PhD, Director
(512) 471-4155
Jessica O'Bleness, PhD, Director of Clinical Training MA/Specialist Program
Jane Gray, PhD, Director Clinical Training PhD Program
SL (MA/SSP) & DL (PhD) Yes + PhD program is APA-accredited
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Nancy Razo Ph.D.
(956) 665-3490
SL (MA) No

University of Texas - San Antonio
Felicia Castro-Villarreal, Ph.D., Director of MA Program
(210) 458-2420

Victor Villarreal, PhD, Director of PhD Program
(210) 458-2599

SL (MA) & DL (PhD) Yes (MA)
West Texas A&M University
Kenneth Denton, Ph.D.
(806) 651-2608
1"Level" refers to "specialist" (SL) or "doctoral" (DL).  Specialist level = 60+ graduate credits; degrees may be Specialist (EdS or SSP) or Master's (MA, MS). 

Trainers' Committee

TASP sponsors a Trainers of School Psychology Committee. Contact the current chair of the Committee to address inquires.