Tom Kennedy, EdD

Tom Kennedy


Office Address: HINTN H326
Phone: (281) 649-3172
Associate Professor of Psychology


  • Ed.D.  in Counseling, Texas Tech University
  • M.R.E. in Counseling, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div. in Theology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Courses Taught

  • Methods and Techniques in Counseling for Christian Counselors
  • Christian Integration I
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Dating and Intimate Relationships
  • Psychology of Religion
  • Human Sexuality
  • Dying and Bereavement

Teaching Focus

Helping students apply psychology in ways to improve their personal lives and relationships.

Additional Information

Dr. Kennedy has presented at professional conferences on a variety of counseling topics in Christian counseling. He has written a middle school novel, My First Week in Heaven, about a little girl’s first experiences in heaven as she deals with learning more about developing her spiritual powers and observing/learning about human grief. 
Dr. Kennedy is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. He is doing part-time work counting support groups in a prison for the Greater Houston Depression/Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA Houston). He is past president of the Christian Counselors of Texas and currently serves on its board of directors.