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Tamekia Cathright, Ph.D., LPC, NCC

Visiting Assisting Professor,
College of Education

Contact number: 281-212-1746
Office: HSB 237


Dr. Tamekia Cathright is a visiting assistant professor in the Department of Counseling, Special Education, & Diversity. She holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision. Dr. Cathright is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Alabama and Texas and a national certified counselor (NCC). She is also a member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), Alabama Counseling Association (ALCA), Texas Counseling Association (TACES), and the Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society.

Areas of Expertise

  • Private practice and clinical supervision
  • Multicultural, diversity and inclusivity issues
  • Destigmatizing mental health
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)


  • Cathright, T. & Hatfield, T. (under review). Fairness. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Multicultural Counseling, Social Justice, and Advocacy.