Dr. Nina Ellis-Hervey
Licensed Psychologist, Professor & Life Coach

Dr. Nina Ellis-Hervey

Nacogdoches, Texas & Houston, Texas


Nina Ellis-Hervey, PhD, LP, NCSP, LSSP, CPC of www.drninaellishervey.com is an award-winning Associate and tenured Professor in the School Psychology Doctoral Program at Stephen F. Austin State University. She is a Licensed Clinical and School Psychologist (Texas & Louisiana), a Nationally Certified School Psychologist, a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology in the state of Texas and a Certified Professional Life Coach. Dr. Ellis-Hervey is also the director of the School Psychology Assessment Center on campus.

Known as “BeautifulBrwnBabyDol” across social media, she has a collective following of over 1 million which chronicles her more than 100lb. weight loss, educational triumphs, healthy psychological tips and beauty tutorials. Her research interests include findings of evidence-based treatments for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, psychological assessments, the significance of natural hair and personal presentation, locus of control and self-esteem in multi-cultural men and women, the use of social media in education, and holistic health and wellness.


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