Dr. Heather A. Love
Dr. Heather A. Love earned her Ph.D. in Couple and Family Therapy from Kansas State University. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist and an AAMFT approved supervisor. Dr. Love's research focuses on suicide prevention and intervention from a systemic perspective. Dr. Love is interested in how family and relationships dynamics contribute to preventative and risk factors for suicidality, particularly in high-risk populations (e.g., LGBTQ+, military families, and rural populations). Further, Dr. Love evaluates training and preparation of mental health professionals for suicide intervention. Dr. Love is currently studying the disclosure process of suicidal thoughts and behaviors.