Mental Health & Stress Management - Ryan Pittsinger, Texas A&M Univ.by Texas High School Coaches Association
Mental Health & Stress Management - Ryan Pittsinger, Texas A&M Univ.
Ryan Pittsinger, PhD joined the Athletics Department in 2016 and serves as Assistant Athletic Director and Director of Counseling and Sport Psychology Services. In his role, Dr. Pittsinger serves the needs of all student-athletes by honoring the unique demands and experiences they are often faced with and striving to offer support in meaningful ways that is tailored to each student-athlete’s specific needs.
Dr. Pittsinger completed his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Utah and master’s degree in Sport Psychology from California State University, Long Beach. He earned a PhD in Counseling Psychology from the University of Iowa, where he worked in the Athletic Department, in addition to teaching sport psychology and resiliency courses in the Kinesiology Department.