Author, Professor & Speaker

Dr. Kate Hendricks Thomas is an Assistant Professor of Health Promotion at Charleston Southern University.  Her research interests involve reintegration for veterans and holistic wellness.

Kate is also a speaker, fitness trainer and yoga teacher who travels the country teaching optimized leadership and mental fitness.  She is actively involved in designing and evaluating programs that build resilience and is passionate about behavioral health.

Kate believes in praxis-oriented frameworks, and thinks all theory should be applied.  She strives to spend time on translational research that goes beyond academic circles to make a practical difference.

Her work has been covered by:

Birmingham News
Tuscaloosa News 2
Vox Media