Katherine Donaldson, PsyD is a clinical psychologist and the founding owner of Donaldson Wellness Center in Waxahachie, Texas. She is an accomplished therapist and psychometrist who mentors and coaches other psychologists, post-doctoral fellows, pre-doctoral interns, and masters and bachelor psychology students. Dr. Donaldson developed Donaldson Wellness Center with the mission to provide comprehensive mental health care to individuals who experience psychological, emotional, and behavioral difficulties. Donaldson Wellness Center is committed to maintaining the highest professional standards of care while ultimately recognizing the individual needs of each patient they serve. Practitioners at Donaldson Wellness Center strive to provide a therapeutic environment where patients can grow as individuals. This is accomplished through the development of a trusting relationship with a caring professional who can assist them in understanding themselves and learning how to cope with stress and obstacles in their lives.
Dr. Donaldson received a Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology and a Master of Science in Clinical Psychology from Baylor University in Waco, Texas. She completed her doctoral internship at the North Texas Veteran’s Health Care System, Dallas, Texas. She received an undergraduate Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Texas at Arlington, Texas. Dr. Donaldson has won numerous awards and distinctions such as Golden Key National Honor Society Chartering President and Outstanding Senior in Psychology Award (UTA). She is affiliated with The American Psychological Association, The Viktor Frankl Institute of Logotherapy, and The Dallas Psychological Association.
Dr. Donaldson is an expert in individual, family, couples, and group therapy. She offers group therapy for bereavement, cancer support, caregiver support, chronic pain, and mood disorders. Her experience with assessments is unparalleled in North Central Texas as she is capable of administering and supervising psychological testing to assess intelligence, achievement, learning disorders, personality, ADHD, developmental disorders including Autism Spectrum in children and adults, neuropsychological, dementia, law enforcement evaluations, and competency to stand trial full battery assessments. Dr. Donaldson has completed numerous workshops and presentations on topics such as Conflict Resolution, Communication Styles, Ethics, Empowering Others, Health Awareness, and Coping with Tragedy.
Dr. Donaldson is the founding owner of Donaldson Wellness Center. She can be contacted at Donaldson Wellness Center, 508 Grace St., Waxahachie, TX 75165, Phone: 972 923-0730.