Dr. Ralph joined the CAPS team as a staff psychologist in September, 2011. She earned her bachelor’s degree at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. She earned her M.A. in Psychology and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Texas Tech University. Dr. Ralph has worked in a variety of settings, including outpatient counseling centers, adult and pediatric medical clinics, a center for developmental disabilities, and the Memphis and Shelby County Juvenile Court. Dr. Ralph’s clinical work focuses on applying positive psychology, mindfulness, and self-compasion to the treatment of adjustment and phase of life problems, anxiety disorders, body image and eating disorders, and depression.