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Psychology & Counseling

Kirk Zinck, Ph.D.

Kirk Zinck, Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor of Psychology
Department: Psychology & Counseling
Building: HPR 214
Phone: 903.566.7154


Ph.D. Human Development & Family Studies: Marriage & Family Therapy, 2002. Iowa State University

M.A. Education: Guidance & Counseling, 1980. Northern Arizona University

B.A. Physical Education, 1975. University of Alaska, Fairbanks


Licenses and Certifications

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Alaska License, #60; Texas, #0004897-005419; Iowa, #203.

Approved Supervisor: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Clinical Member: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

National Certified Counselor: National Board for Certified Counselors

Certified School Counselor and Certified Teacher: State of Alaska

National Certified School Counselor: National Board for Certified Counselors


Professional & Research Interest

Transition & Transformation in Couple Relationships

Maintenance of Hope in People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) & Family Members of PLWHA

Instructional & Developmental Approaches to Counselor Supervision

Family-Centered & Multisystemic Treatment of Juvenile Sex Offenders

Courses Taught

COUN 5313 - Family Therapy

COUN 5315 - Marital Therapy

COUN 5318 - Sexuality and Sex Therapy

PSYC 5393 - Applied Therapy II

PSYC 5345 - Group Counseling

PSYC 5380 - Seminar:  Advanced Theory, Process & Application in Family Therapy


Curriculum Vitae