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Jessica Canales

Research Assistant
Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress
Department of Psychiatry
Uniformed Services University

Jessica is a Research Assistant at the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress. She graduated from Texas A&M University- Central Texas (TAMUCT) in May 2018 with a B.S. in Psychology. During her time at TAMUCT, Jessica served as an intern at STRONG STAR, where she worked on various projects related to military PTSD along with projects related to military family resiliency. Through her position at CSTS, Jessica hopes to continue to develop her understanding of traumatic stress and expanding her research knowledge. Her short term goal is to earn an MS in Marriage and Family Counseling and continue to work with military service members and their families. Her long-term goal is to earn a PhD in Clinical Psychology.