Emily deAyala completed her undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Austin, where she graduated with honors, receiving a BA in Psychology and a minor in Educational Psychology. She then completed her Master of Arts in Counseling at St. Edward’s University, with a dual emphasis in marriage and family therapy and licensed professional counseling. After her graduate program, Emily worked in both private practice and medical settings before eventually opening Houston Sex Therapy, PLLC (now REVIVE therapy & healing) in 2012.
Emily is a professional member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, the Houston Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, and the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT).
Emily has given many guest lectures at Baylor College of Medicine, Rice University, MD Anderson, and at various support groups and meetings in the Houston area. She was a regular contributor on Great Day Houston and now contributes regularly for Channel 2's Houston Life. Please contact Emily if you are interested in a guest lecture for your organization.