Mackenzie Hughes

Center for Superheroes

Mackenzie Hughes

Mackenzie Hughes is a Doctoral Candidate completing a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Texas Tech University (TTU). Ms. Hughes earned her Bachelor of Arts in 2012 and Master of Arts degree in Psychology in 2016 from Texas Tech University. At the Center for Superheroes, Ms. Hughes provides evidence-based therapy for trauma-exposed youth and conducts psychological assessments under the supervision of Dr. Michael Gomez. Her research focuses primarily on identifying the factors that contribute the development and treatment of trauma-related symptoms in trauma-exposed youth. Ms. Hughes aspires to create a line of research that can be used to inform prevention and intervention programs for trauma-exposed youth and their families.