Kelley Haynes-Mendez



Kelley Haynes-Mendez

Department Faculty

  • Associate Professor

  • Campus:
  • Online
Master of Arts in Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
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Kelley Haynes-Mendez received her Psy.D. degree in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology (Los Angeles) and is a licensed psychologist in the state of Texas. She has more than 10 years teaching experience, both on campus and online. She has taught a wide variety of coursework, but specializes in diversity and cross-cultural issues. She has also been a psychologist in private practice. Her practice specialty was psychotherapy treatment with individuals from diverse backgrounds. The specialized treatment focuses on helping individuals from diverse backgrounds understand and healthily incorporate the impact of socially constructed narratives into their daily lives.

Dr. Haynes-Mendez is a member of the American Psychological Association. She is Committee Chair of the International Relations Committee for the Society for the Teaching of Psychology (APA, Division 2). In 2008, she completed a guest lectureship with Cornerstone College in Cape Town, South Africa and is currently completing a Diploma in Social Innovation with the UN Mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica.

Education History
Degree Institution
B.A. Psychology Baylor University
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology California School of Professional Psychology-Los Angeles
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
Dr. Haynes-Mendez is a member of the International Relations Committee for the Society for the Teaching of Psychology (APA, Division 2). She is also the Society's liaison for APA's Committee on International Relations in Psychology. Dr. Haynes-Mendez also serves on the Faculty Development and Promotion Committee for The Chicago School Online.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Texas
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Clinical Psychology / Mental Health Post-Traumatic Growth
Diversity Acculturation
African American Psychology
Community Mental Health
Cultural Issues
Diversity Issues
Ethnic Identity Development
Gender Issues, Class
GLBT Identity Models
Identity Development
Immigration/Immigrant Issues
Multicultural Training
Racial Identity Development
Religion and Spirituality
Social Economic Status
Social Justice and Advocacy
Psychology Subdisciplines - Clinical Psychology
Subdisciplines - International Psychology
Sexuality/Gender Issues Gender Identity
Therapeutic/Theoretical Orientation Constructivist/Narrative Theory
Multicultural psychology