University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Erika Felix is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara and a licensed psychologist. She received her B.A. in psychology from the University of Southern California and her Ph.D. in clinical-community psychology from DePaul University. Her research is focused on understanding the individual and contextual factors that promote adaptation or recovery in children despite contexts of risk, trauma, or stress; and improving services through program evaluation. Her research has been funded by the U.S. National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, and private foundations. She serves on the Board of the International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies.