Halle Ross-Young, PsyD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 12/14/2021

Biography – Halle Ross-Young, PsyD

Dr. Halle Ross-Young is originally from Tennessee, but she relocated to Texas as an undergraduate student and completed her undergraduate and graduate training in clinical psychology at Baylor University in Waco, TX. She completed her predoctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship in clinical psychology with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston – Harris County Psychiatric Center. Her areas of interest for clinical work and research include working with adolescents and adults with serious mental illnesses, substance use disorders, trauma-related disorders, and working with members of the LGBTQ+ community. She also engages in program development, program evaluation, and clinical outcome research.

After completing fellowship, Dr. Ross-Young joined the faculty in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler as an assistant professor and the Director of the Inpatient Psychology Service. She is currently a licensed psychologist in the State of Texas and credentialed as a Health Service Psychologist by the National Register for Health Service Psychologists. In her current role, she engages in clinical service provision, program development, clinical research, and supervision and training of predoctoral psychology interns, psychiatry residents, and doctoral level graduate students in psychology. She is also an active speaker and teaches many didactics for her institution’s psychiatry residents and psychology interns, as well as providing numerous guest lectures for McGovern Medical School, UTHealth at Houston, Ardent Health Services, Women @ Ardent, and the Piney Woods Counseling Association.

Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and friends, cuddling her cats and dogs, traveling, and listening to good podcasts.