Teresa Collins-Jones, Ph.D.

Teresa L. Collins-Jones, Ph.D.

Training Director, Psychology Department

Teresa L. Collins-Jones, Ph.D., is a pediatric psychologist who has worked extensively with children and families diagnosed with pediatric health conditions and/or injury over the past 25 years through her graduate coursework, supervised practicum experiences, pre-doctoral internship, post-doctoral fellowship and professional work. At Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, she provides consultation and liaison services through the outpatient orthopedic clinics and inpatient unit on cases with a wide range of behavioral, medical and psychological problems. She conducts psychological assessments with children and young adults, provides individual and family outpatient psychotherapy, and offers pain management services to patients who report significant changes to their level of functioning and quality of life.  

  • UT Southwestern Medical Center Department of Psychiatry, Clinical Assistant Professor

  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

Education:
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, B.A. Psychology and Sociology
  • Univeristy of Missouri - Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, M.A. Counseling and Guidance
  • University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, Ph.D. Couseling Psychology
Internship:
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, Pediatric Psychology Internship Program
Fellowship:
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, Behavioral and Pediatric Psychology

  • Student Advisory Board Member for the Society of Pediatric Psychology
  • Student Advisory Board Member for the Society of Pediatric Psychology
  • College of Education Graduate Student Scholarship (competitive award)
  • Mary Jones Batte Founders Grant for Zeta Tau Alpha (competitive award)
  • Psi Chi National Honor Society

  • American Psychological Association
  • Association of Psychologists in Academic Health Centers (APAHC)
  • Society of Clinical Child Psychology (Division 53)
  • Society of Pediatric Psychology (Division 54)
  • International Association for the Study of Pain
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America (POSNA)—Associate Member
  • Clinical Child and Pediatric Psychology Training Council