• Richard Reams is a licensed psychologist who joined Counseling Services in 1994, became assistant director in 2003, and associate director in 2009. In addition to providing basic psychological services for a wide range of student concerns including depression, anxiety, and relationship issues, he offers expertise in alcohol education, sexual orientation identity development, and gender identity development.

    • Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    • B.A. with Honors in Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • Trinity University: Queer Studies Colloquium: Queer Psychology (2004-2016)
    • Our Lady of the Lake University: Counseling LGBT Clients (2007, 2012, 2016, 2018)
    • Rhea Fern Malsbury Memorial Award
    • Award for Distinguished University and Community Service
    • Pete Neville Award for Exemplary Service in Student Affairs
    • Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society

    Recent Presentations

    • Bexar County Psychological Association: Clinical and Ethical Foundations of Competent Therapy with Transgender Adolescents and Adults 
    • Fort Bend Psychological Association: Taking LGB-Affirmative Therapy to the Next Level
    • Association for the Coordination of Counseling Center Clinical Services Conference: Beyond LGBQ: Enlarging Our Understanding of Sexual-Minority Persons