Psychology & Counseling

Citlali Molina, Ph.D.

Citlali Molina, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor of Psychology, School Counseling Program Coordinator
Department: Psychology & Counseling
Building: HPR 208


  • Ph.D., Specialty School Counseling, University of North Texas
  • M.S. Counseling, Specialty School Counseling, University of North Texas
  • B.S., Biology, University of Texas at Arlington


Citlali E. Molina is an Assistant Professor and the School Counseling program coordinator at the University of Texas at Tyler. She is a certified school counselor and a licensed professional counselor in Texas with over 14 years of experience in public education. She has published on topics related to school counseling interventions, career counseling, and addictions. Her experiences as a public-school educator and school counselor led her to study teacher-student relationships. Her research interests include culturally responsive evidence-based school counseling interventions to support teacher-student relationships, specifically related to Social Emotional Learning and Mindfulness-based approaches, as well as training school counselors to advocate for underserved students and families.

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