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    Dr. Tracie Hughes

    Dr. Tracie Hughes is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist dedicated to helping clients achieve a higher quality of life. She guides her patients to increased self-awareness to help them achieve their treatment goals and make decisions in the direction of their life values. Through gentle challenging and educating, patients are able to view their thoughts and behaviors from alternate perspectives, make informed changes, and achieve acceptance of themselves. She tailors therapy to meet the needs of the patient and draws from well-researched treatments.

    She completed the APA-accredited Clinical Psychology Residency Program and was the Assistant Chief Resident at Wilford Hall Medical Center (now Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center). Dr. Hughes is currently licensed in both Texas and Alabama and is recognized as a Health Service Provider in Psychology with the National Register for Health Service Providers.  Dr. Hughes retired from the Air Force in 2014 after serving in a variety of clinical and leadership roles.

    Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Medical and Clinical Psychology

      • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

    • Master of Science (MS), Medical & Clinical Psychology

      • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences​

    • Bachelor of Sciene (BS), Behavioral Sciences

      • United States Air Force Academy​


    Additional Training

    • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) for traumatic stress

    • Prolonged Exposure (PE) for traumatic stress

    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

    • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)