Ph.D., Texas Tech University
Dr. Dersch obtained her doctorate in Marriage and Family
Therapy at Texas Tech University. She earned a Bachelors degree with a double
major in Psychology and French and graduated with honors. She received her
Masters 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.