Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology
Dr. Woods received his doctoral training in School Psychology at The University of Memphis with a specialization in social justice in mental health counseling and education. He completed his pre-doctoral internship at Dallas Independent School District in the Psychological and Social Services Department. Dr. Woods then completed his postdoctoral training at Boston Children’s Hospital Neighborhood Partnerships, which is part of the Department of Psychiatry at Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Woods is currently researching in Southeast Asia as a Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar. Broadly, his research focuses on the assessment of Black students and non-discriminatory assessment; social justice in consultation/collaboration and program evaluation; and community-based research with youth-focused organizations to build behavioral health capacity for local communities and marginalized communities across the globe.