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Shawn Patrick

Shawn Patrick

Email: sp27@txstate.edu
Office Phone: 512-245-3758


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Ed.D., Counselor Education, Northern Illinois University
M.A., Counseling, University of South Dakota
B.A., Psychology, Saint Louis University

Courses Taught

COUN 5316: Counseling Diverse Populations
COUN 5367: Marriage and Family Theories
COUN 5360: Intermediate Methods in Marital, Couples, and Family Counseling
COUN 5689: Clinical Practicum
COUN 5389: Site Based Internship

Research Interests

Couples conflict and reconciliation
Narrative Therapy

Recent Publications

Patrick, S., & Connolly, C. M. (2011). The token activity. In M. Pope, J. Pangelinan, & A. Coker (Eds.), Experiential Activities for Teaching Multicultural Counseling Classes and Infusing Cultural Diversity into Core Classes. (pp. 169-173). Alexandria, VA: American Counseling Association.

Patrick, S. J. (2010). Narrative approaches. In S. Degges-White and N. Davis (Eds.) Integrating the Expressive Arts into Theory-Based Counseling. (pp. 183-186). New York, NY: Springer.

Beckenbach, J., Patrick, S., & Sells, J. (2010). Relationship Conflict and Restoration Model: A preliminary exploration of concepts and therapeutic utility. Contemporary Family Therapy, 32(3), 290-301.

Patrick, S., Garcia, J., & Griffin, L. (2010). The role of family therapy in mediating adverse effects of excessive and inconsolable neonatal crying on the family system. Families, Systems, and Health, 28(1), 19-29.