Department of Dispute Resolution & Counseling

Charette  Dersch

Adjunct Instructor



Ph.D., Texas Tech University
SMU-in-Plano
5228 Tennyson Pkwy, Ste 234
Plano, 75024

Dr. Dersch obtained her doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy at Texas Tech University.  She earned a Bachelor’s degree with a double major in Psychology and French and graduated with honors. She received her Master’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies.  She has been a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Texas since 2000, as well as an Approved Supervisor. She is also a clinical member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT).  

Additionally, Dr. Dersch has several publications in peer-reviewed scholarly journals and has presented numerous papers at professional conferences such as: AAMFT, National Council on Family Relations (NCFR), Texas Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (TAMFT), and the San Diego Conference on responding to Child Maltreatment.  

Dr. Dersch has been in private practice in Frisco, TX since 2002.  Her practice includes adults as well as children and adolescents.