Olufunke Awosogba, Ph.D.

  • Psychiatry

Biography

Olufunke Awosogba, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor and the Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Department of Psychiatry, a licensed psychologist in the State of Texas, and the Director of the Behavioral Health Program in the Hematology and Oncology Outpatient Clinic at Parkland Hospital. She earned her M.A. and Ph.D. in counseling psychology from The University of Texas at Austin with clinical training in health psychology at VA (Veteran Affairs) Medical Centers in Memphis, TN, and Houston, TX. Her clinical focus is on helping adults with chronic medical conditions achieve optimal psychological wellness and better quality of life. She is also passionate about increasing mental health literacy and reducing mental health stigma among people of color.

License Information

TX License #37651; Expires 11/30/2022

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Education & Training
  • Graduate School - The University of Texas at Austin (2010-2016), Psychology
  • Internship - Veterans Affairs Medical Center (2015-2016), Psychology
  • Residency - Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (2016-2017), Psychology
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Psychosocial Oncology Society
  • American Psychological Association
  • Association of Black Psychologists
  • Dallas Fort-Worth Association of Black Psychologists
  • Texas Psychological Association
Books & Publications