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SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT – Texas Board of Examiners of Psychologists


The Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists adopted a change to Board rule 471.1 at its August 15th meeting whereby effective November 2019 the renewal period for licenses will change from one year to two years, i.e. biennial renewal. This rule change also mandates that all licenses must be renewed via the Board’s [...]

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT – Texas Board of Examiners of Psychologists2019-09-21T05:01:00+00:00

Extreme Narcissm


Narcissism seems to be the bane of the modern era. Here a narcissist, there a narcissist, everywhere a narcissist! In a society with a disproportionate focus on youthfulness, athletic bodies, a cosmetics and plastic surgery industries in the billions of dollars and a prevailing pathos that people are never good enough, it is no wonder [...]

Extreme Narcissm2019-04-07T14:48:39+00:00

11 Myths About People Having Autism: Autism Awareness


Autism has received a great deal of media attention in recent years. According to the Centers for Disease Control, the incidence of autism is rising and is currently affecting 1 in 59 children in the US or about 200, 000 children each year. So, it stands to reason that you may have heard some ideas [...]

11 Myths About People Having Autism: Autism Awareness2019-04-07T14:43:55+00:00

Member of the Month – Jelisa Scott


Jelisa Scott is a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a Licensed Behavior Analyst (LBA) in the state of Texas. She received her bachelor's in Psychology from Louisiana State University in 2010 and her master’s degree in Behavior Analysis from the University of Houston Clear Lake in 2014. Jelisa has been working with children with [...]

Member of the Month – Jelisa Scott2019-04-03T23:05:29+00:00

News: March Community Awareness


HABPsi partnered with Houston ISD's Fonville Middle School GIRL POWER Club's service project in sharing purses filled with toiletries to Houston area women in need or housed in shelters. Ms. Sandra Lovelady, faculty sponsor. HABPsi collected toiletries to support to 13 women. Our collection included soaps, washcloths, lotion, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, hairdressing, combs, hairbrushes, shampoo, [...]

News: March Community Awareness2019-04-02T22:18:42+00:00

Trauma: The Hurt That Won’t Go Away


The lingering pain and discomfort of trauma is like an irritating fly that will not go away. It continues to fly around you ignorant of the fact that you do not want it and if given the chance you would zap it into its next life. Trauma is persistent like that, you wish you [...]

Trauma: The Hurt That Won’t Go Away2019-03-07T16:55:01+00:00

Member of the Month – Dr. Derek Wilson, Ph.D.


Dr. Derek Wilson, Ph.D. is an associate professor of psychology at Prairie View A&M University and is the Director of the Ubuntu Positive Mental Health Research Lab. He teaches courses on socio-culture psychology, human diversity, clinical psychology and research methodological approaches with an African-Centered framework perspective. His work on Positive Mental Health for [...]

Member of the Month – Dr. Derek Wilson, Ph.D.2019-03-02T17:19:23+00:00

Opportunity Expo 2019


Opportunity Expo Career Development and Recruitment Fair Presented By: Radio One - 97.9 The Box, Majic 102.1, 92.1 Radio Now Dates: March 9, 2019 Location: George R. Brown Convention Center Address: 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010 Phone: (713) 300-5823Time: 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM Price: Free VISIT WEBSITE

Opportunity Expo 20192019-02-16T22:53:58+00:00

National Send a Card to a Friend Day (February 7, 2019)


National Send a Card to a Friend Day February 7, 2019 – HABPsi February Social Service Project Sending a card to a friend or a stranger may seem old-fashioned, but its effect both to the sender and the recipient say otherwise. The act of taking some time off your schedule to go buy a card speaks [...]

National Send a Card to a Friend Day (February 7, 2019)2019-03-03T18:03:19+00:00

Member of the Month – Dr. Bianca J. Jones


Dr. Bianca J. Jones, founder of Sage Supportive Services PLLC, specializes in providing culturally-responsive, recovery-oriented therapeutic services. She completed her doctoral and master's degrees in Counseling Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to graduate school, she studied psychology at Hampton University, in her home state of Virginia. Dr. Jones has shared [...]

Member of the Month – Dr. Bianca J. Jones2019-03-03T18:02:45+00:00