Heather Keefe, Psy.D.
Dr. Heather Keefe is a lecturer in Regent University’s School of Psychology & Counseling. She holds a master’s degree in experimental psychology from Old Dominion University and worked in behavioral health research at Eastern Virginia Medical School for several years prior utilizing her research skills in support of the military. She earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from Regent University and completed her internship with the Sheridan Wyoming Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Her clinical and research interests center on intersectionality and identity work, specifically within the LGBTQ population, as well as adult, military, and Veteran poly-trauma and poly-substance use. In addition, her clinical practice includes treatment of mood disorders, serious mental illness and personality disorders. She has a passion for working with community partners to encourage clinical best practices that promote inclusivity and advocacy.
As a native of Hampton Roads, Dr. Keefe was delighted to return to the area post-internship. She is passionate about the learning process and fostering an environment that supports students’ development while honoring their individual gifts and talents.