Travis Heath


Addictive Behavior/Addictions, Bullying, Family Dynamics, Marijuana, Men's Health, Psychology/Mental Health, Sex, Social Media, Sports Business, Sports Psychology


Anything psychology: Addiction, Relationships, Therapeutic change, Psychopathology, Sex and gender, Sports psychology, Communication, etc.

Degree: Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor

Department: Psychological Sciences


Office Phone: 303-615-1749

Alternate Phone: 310-741-9597

Interviewed by: CNN, ESPN, Fox31,FOX Business, NEWS4, 9NEWS, Altitude Sports and Entertainment, Orlando Sentinel, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, HOOPSWORLD, PBS12, 850KOA


Travis Heath, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Department of Psychological Sciences at Metropolitan State University of Denver. His expertise is in anything psychology, including addiction, relationships, therapeutic change, psychopathology, sports psychology, communication, and sex and gender.

Heath has been teaching full-time at MSU Denver since 2008. He is a faculty advisor and runs the Clinical + Counseling Club at MSU. In addition, he is a former team consultant for the NBA and is a psychologist in a private practice. Heath has also worked as a clinician, researcher and taught classes at Pepperdine University. He co-authored “Interactive Psychology: An Introductory Workbook” in 2012.

Heath received a doctorate in psychology from University of Northern Colorado, a master’s in psychology from Pepperdine University in Southern California, a bachelor’s in psychology from MSU Denver.