Texas Tech University

Bret Hendricks, Ed.D.

Professor and Clinical Director of Counselor Education
Educational Psychology and Leadership

Email: bret.hendricks@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-834-1744

Office: Education 215

Bret Hendricks currently serves as Professor and Clinical Director of Counselor Education in the College of Education at Texas Tech University. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor (Texas), and a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (Texas). Dr. Hendricks has published research articles in national and international journals and is a frequent speaker at regional, national and international conferences. He serves on the editorial boards of two national journals. Dr. Hendricks served as the President of the International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors and the Texas Counseling Association. Currently, he serves on the Governing Council of the American Counseling Association.

Dr. Hendricks has received numerous outstanding service awards from the International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors and the Texas Counseling Association. He was named the Outstanding Family Counselor by the International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors in 2003. In 2014, he was inducted into the Texas Tech Teaching Academy in recognition of his outstanding teaching.

 

Education

  • Ed.D., Counselor Education, 2001, Texas Tech University
  • M.Ed., Counselor Education, 1991, Texas Tech University
  • B.S., Human Development and Family Studies, 1989
    • Substance Abuse Studies (Minor)

Areas of Expertise

  • Professional Counseling Ethics
  • Counselor Wellness
  • Counseling Advocacy and Leadership
  • Substance Abuse Treatment and Recovery

Selected Publications

Hendricks, C.B., Bradley, L. J., Robertson, D. (2015). Implementing multicultural ethics: Issues for family counselors. Family Journal, 23 (2), 190-194.

Hendricks, C.B., Bradley, L. J., Robertson, D. (2015). Implementing multicultural ethics: Issues for family counselors. Family Journal, 23 (2), 190-194.

Hendricks, C. B., & Bradley, L. J. (2009). The case of Ruth: Using music to treat Geriatric depression. Accepted for publication in L.B Golden (Ed.), Case studies in counseling older adults.Upper Saddle River, NJ: Merrill Prentice Hall.

Hendricks, C., Bradley, L. (2009). In L. Golden (Ed.), The music memory (pp. 157-167). Upper   Saddle River, NJ: Merrill/Pearson.

Hendricks, C., Bradley, L., Lewis, J. A. (2010). In M. J. Ratts, R. L. Toporek, & J. A. Lewis (Eds.), ACA advocacy competencies: A social justice framework for counselors (Ed.), ACA advocacy competencies in family counseling (ed., pp. 185-194). Alexandria, VA: American Counseling Association.