Aaron Norton, Ph.D., LMFT

Ph.D. Program Coordinator

Assistant Professor

Family Sciences

Aaron Norton, Ph.D., LMFT


HDB 214-D


Dr. Aaron Norton is the program director for the family therapy programs, is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (Texas), and an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. He has a private practice in Denton where he specializes in working with high conflict couples, couples on the brink of divorce, infidelity, and trauma.


Ph.D., Human Ecology with emphasis in Marriage and Family Thearpy, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, 2014
M.S., Family Studies and Human Services with marriage and Family Therapy specialization, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, 2011
B.S., Human Development & Family Services, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2009
B.S., Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2009
Associate Degree, General Studies, Weber State University, Ogden, UT, 2007

Research Interests

Online Therapy; Couples and Technology; Couples Relationships and Parenting; Couples and Military

Latest Articles

ComputerÔÇÉmediated communication in intimate relationships: Associations of boundary crossing, intrusion, relationship satisfaction, and partner responsiveness
Journal of Marital and Family Therapy (2018)
Aaron Norton, Joyce Baptist, Bernie Hogan

Impact of chaplain effectiveness and coping on satisfaction in Air Force soldiers: A four group nested multiple sample analysis
Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy (2017)
Bryan Cafferky, Aaron Norton, Marcie Lechtenberg

Internally Funded Projects

Creative Arts and Humanities Grant
Texas Woman's University Research and Sponsored Programs | $5,000.00 | 2017
Research Grant

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy