Erika Epps

Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
Psychology Program
MB Room 3118

Erika L Epps, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, received her BA in Liberal Arts with a specialization in Psychology from John F. Kennedy University in Pleasant Hill, California. She received two MA degrees one in Family Ministry and the other in Theological Studies and Church History from Winebrenner Theological Seminary in Findlay, Ohio. She completed her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.) from the American School of Professional Psychology, Argosy University in Alameda, California in 2015. For her postdoctoral fellowship, Dr. Epps worked with women who struggled with substance use/abuse and co-occurring disorders at Santa Maria Hostel, Inc. in Houston, Texas. Upon completing her postdoctoral fellowship, Dr. Epps worked for two years as a Psychologist – AOD Specialist at the Texas A&M Student Counseling Service. Additionally, Dr. Epps served as psychology adjunct faculty at two community colleges within the State of Texas. Dr. Epps joined the esteemed Psychology Department faculty of The University of Texas Permian Basin in fall 2020, where she teaches within the graduate and undergraduate psychology programs.

Dr. Epps is a licensed chemical dependency counselor (LCDC) within the State of Texas. Her clinical foci are within the field of addiction, child maltreatment including human trafficking, psychotherapy, and clinical supervision.


Last Updated: 11/05/2020