Psychology & Counseling

Erin M. West, Ph.D., LPC

Erin M. West, Ph.D., LPC

Title: Assistant Professor in Counseling
Department: Psychology & Counseling
Building: BEP 226
Phone: 903.566.7208


  • Ph.D. in Counselor Education, Kent State University
  • M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Kent State University
  • B.A. in Psychology, Kent State University


Courses Frequently Taught:

  • PSYC 5330 – Counseling Children and Adolescents
  • PSYC 5345 – Group Counseling and Therapy
  • COUN 5368 – Assessment in Clinical Mental Heath Counseling
  • COUN 5386 – Supervised Internship in School Counseling
  • COUN 5395 – Professional Practice in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (TX)
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (OH)
  • Certified Professional School Counselor (OH)

Research and Professional Interests:

  • Impacts of poverty on mental health
  • Meeting the mental health needs of children and adolescents in poverty
  • Mental health and wellness in single parent families
  • Issues related to counselor preparation, teaching, counseling student development
Curriculum Vitae