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John Brandon Waits Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences

Phone: 318.257.3001

Fax: 318.257.3442

Email: bwaits@latech.edu

Office: Woodard Hall 117C

Address: 600 Mayfield Drive


P.O. Box 10048

Ruston, LA 71272


Dr. Waits is an Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology and teaches a variety of courses as a core faculty member of the counseling psychology doctoral program. He holds degrees from Louisiana Tech University (Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, 2017), Reformed Theological Seminary (M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy and Counseling, 2011), and Auburn University (B.A. in Psychology, 2009). His research interests include positive psychology, trauma, and substance use.