Dr. Brandon Awbrey

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 Dr. Brandon Awbrey joined the HSU faculty as an Instructor of Psychology and Counseling in 2015. He grew up in Sundown, Texas, a small oilfield community 200 miles Northwest of Abilene. Dr. Awbrey is married with two children, and is a graduate of Texas Tech University. 

Prior to joining the faculty he served for 13 years as a counselor and adjunct instructor in psychology at South Plains College in Levelland Texas. He is an active member of the Texas Counseling Association and is the 2015 President of the Texas College Counseling Association. Other experiences include working with juveniles, victims and children of domestic violence.
Dr. Awbrey’s research and clinical interests include: technology use in counseling and supervision, anxiety, emerging adulthood, academic achievement, mate selection and early marital relationships. He is currently licensed in Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern.

Degrees Earned

  • Bachelor of Science, Family Studies, Texas Tech University 2000
  • Master of Science, Marriage and Family Therapy, Texas Tech University, 2003
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Counselor Education, Texas Tech University 2016
  • A Princeton Review Best Western College
  • Council for Christian Colleges & Universities  
  • Center for Student Opportunity: Promoting a College-Bound Culture
  • US News Best Colleges
  • Military Friendly
  • Colleges of Distinction
  • College Choice Best Christian Colleges and University
  • University and College Accountability Network