“As a young child, I was always told to leave my surroundings better than they were found. I strive to create positive change with my continued efforts to improve the world around me in both my personal and professional life.”
Office: HP 310 | Phone: (512) 232-9095 | Email: Erica.Shapiro@austin.utexas.edu
Erica Shapiro earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Southern Methodist University and is a licensed psychologist in the State of Texas. She currently facilitates the community implementation of evidence-based practices on the Zero Suicides in Texas project and she is the lead evaluator on the Texas Launch project. She has previous experience providing clinical services to children and families within the hospital and private practice settings. Erica is a passionate Longhorn football fan and she enjoys traveling and spending quality time with her husband, family, and dog Maggie. You can also find her trying out new restaurants in Austin or San Antonio, searching for the best spot for bluebonnet photos, and enjoying key lime pie whenever the opportunity arises.
Evaluation Lead: Texas LAUNCH
Implementation Lead: Zero Suicide in Texas