Brittany Cross graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BS in Psychology and a minor in Studio Art from the University of Houston. Brittany is currently working on her Master of Education in Counseling at the University of Houston and hopes to become a certified LPC upon graduation. She has interests in trauma in children, adolescents, and victims of human trafficking, and the anxiety and mood disorders prevalent in these populations. She is interested in examining the effectiveness of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Exposure Therapy, Play Therapy, and Somatic Experiencing in the treatment of PTSD. In her free time, Brittany loves running, spending time with family, travel, hiking, painting, and spending time with her cats, Sebastian and Tigger.