Personnel Profile

Dr. Don Daughtry, Professor of Psychology, Graduate Coordinator

Dr. Don Daughtry

Texas Tech University, 1996: APA Accredited


Before TAMUK:

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology University of Nebraska Lincon, UNL: APA Accredited
  • Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology University of North Dakota, UND: APA Accredited
  • Dr. Daughtry has published articles in a variety of peer reviewed journals including the Journal of Counseling Psychology, Professional Psychology Research and Practice Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, and the American Psychological Association’s Psychology Teacher Network.   
  • Dr. Daughtry has contributed book chapters on diversity issues and the mentoring of individuals with disabilties.

Research Interests:

  • Spirituality
  • Religion and the Therapy Process
  • Diversity Issues in Psychology
  • Noctcaelador as an individual difference varible.   

Awards and honors received at TAMUK:

  • Spring 2011    Texas A&M University Chancellors Excellence in Teaching Award.
  • Fall 2010         Texas A&M University Chancellors Excellence in Teaching Award.
  • Fall 2009         Texas A&M University Chancellors Excellence in Teaching Award.
  • Served as member and chair American Psychological Association Committee on Disability Issues in Psychology.

Courses taught at TAMUK:

Graduate Courses:

  • Multi-Cultural Counseling
  • Practicum in Counseling
  • Life Span Development
  • Psychopathology
  • Introduction to Clinical Psychology
  • Ethics and Professional Issues
  • Positive Psychology
  • Spirituality and Mental Health. 

Under Graduate Courses:

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Personality Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Psychology of Adolescence
  • Evolutionary Psychology
  • Close Relationships
  • History and Systems of Psychology
  • Survey of General Psychology
  • Introductory Psychology.    

Family Information:

Dr. Daughtry and his wife Dorothy have three children, five grandchildren and seven great grand children. We also have three dogs named John, (seeing eye dog), Bela, and Biscuit.


Contact Information

Department of Psychology & Sociology
Manning 115
MSC 177 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361-593-4829
fax: 361-593-2707
Personal Website:

This page was last updated on: September 19, 2018