Kathryn Wilson, Mental Health & Science Writer, Ph.D.
Mental Health and Science Writer, Ph.D.
Kathryn Wilson earned a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and has worked as a researcher, writer mental health professional, and educator. Kathryn has worked in a variety of mental health settings, including veterans hospitals, state psychiatric facilities, and private psychiatric hospitals. She has also taught undergraduate psychology courses and high school science. Her passions include wellness, psychology, life sciences, and writing. When she is not working, she can be found hiking and exploring the outdoors with her family.
Aug 2022 – Present
High School Science Teacher
San Antonio Christian School
May 2020 – Aug 2022
Psychology postdoctoral fellow
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
Aug 2010 – Feb 2011
The University of Texas at Austin
Bachelor’s degree, Biology and Psychology
Aug 2000 – Dec 2004
University of Houston
Doctor of Philosophy – PhD, Clinical Psychology
2005 – 2010
Posts Written & Reviewed
May 16, 2023
Nootropics for ADHD can relieve symptoms by increasing attention, learning, and memory. Learn how nootropics can help with ADHD and which are best in 2023.
April 29, 2023
Does depression make you tired? Yes, fatigue is a main symptom of depression. Learn coping strategies for managing this fatigue in 2023.
April 18, 2023
Magnesium is a powerful micronutrient that can positively influence the nervous system. Learn how to use magnesium for anxiety symptoms 2023.
April 14, 2023
Vitamin D is critical for physical and mental health. Learn about the relationship between vitamin D and depression and how supplements can help in 2023.
April 14, 2023
Nervous system diseases are a leading cause of disability and death worldwide. Learn the symptoms, causes, and treatments for these conditions 2023.
April 6, 2023
Depression after breakup is common and involves intense feelings of sadness and emotional distress. Learn how coping techniques can help in 2023.
March 31, 2023
Essential oils for depression are powerful compounds that can be used therapeutically to promote mental health. Learn more about their use in 2023.
March 18, 2023
Depression after miscarriage is common and involves sadness, grief, and emotional distress. Learn about symptoms and how coping techniques can help 2023.