Starla Simmons

Clincal Assistant Professor
The University of Texas at Austin

Starla Simmons, LCSW is a clinical assistant professor strongly rooted in social justice and racial equity. She worked in Austin ISD for over 10 years providing a range of direct care services to families, students, and staff. Starla has passion for supporting the vitality and resilience of communities of color. She is experienced in holistic practices such as ecotherapy, mindfulness and TBRI (Trust-based Relational Intervention).

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