Assistant Professor of Counselor Education
Dr. Erin Kaszynski, LPC, received a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from Texas A&M University-Commerce with an emphasis on multicultural counseling (2021); a Masters of Education in Counseling with a focus on Community Counseling from the University of North Texas (2014); and a Bachelor of Arts in Art from Austin College in Sherman, Texas (2002). She is a licensed professional counselor in Texas.
She has experience in community agencies as a clinician, clinical supervisor, and administrator. She has also worked as a counselor and clinical helper in residential inpatient and outpatient, field-based, higher education, private practice, and middle/high school settings. She has served as a mental health educator and trainer across the North Texas region to increase mental health awareness and strengthen intervention skills of clinical and non-clinical individuals. She also has engaged in advocacy for marginalized populations.
Trauma-informed practice and organizations
Pedagogy in counselor education
Ethical issues in counseling
Mental health concerns in emerging adulthood
American Counseling Association
Association of Counseling Education and Supervision
Texas Counseling Association
Dr. Kaszynski likes to spend her free time playing with her dogs, painting and art-making, watching movies and documentaries, practicing mindfulness, enjoying food with friends and family, attending comedy shows and live music, and traveling.