Interview with Dr. Theresa Botts, Psychology
This video is part of a series used in the online section of VTS 200 Introduction to Veterans Studies, taught exclusively at Eastern Kentucky University. Click here to take the first step in earning a Minor or Certificate in Veterans Studies.
Dr. Theresa Botts is an Assistant Professor of Psychology and she received her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Kentucky in 2001. She completed the internship requirement for that degree at the Leestown Mental Health Clinic at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Lexington, KY. Since then, she has led a number of initiatives to support the mental well-being of college students, including projects designed to serve military veterans. Her specialty interests include trauma and grief work, gender related issues, depression, and anxiety disorders. Much of her clinical work focuses on the juvenile and young adult populations. Her therapy integrates feminist, cognitive-behavioral, and systemic approaches to mental health.