Kris Amos

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Kris Amos, MA, LPC

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Kris is from Detroit, Michigan and began working with CAPS in June of 2018. In addition to his educational accomplishments, Kris became a member of the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Delta Kappa Chapter in the Fall of 2008, became a member of the Chi Sigma Iota Honor Society, Delta Beta Sigma Chapter in 2016, and competed as an MSU varsity track & field athlete from 2007 to 2009.

Kris is a published author of two works of poetry: “The Embryo of My Manhood: Second Edition (2016)” and “Are You Ready to Love Yourself a Black Man (2019)”.


  • Michigan State University, B.A., Psychology 2012
  • University of Detroit-Mercy, Graduate Certification: Addiction Studies 2014
  • Chicago School of Professional Psychology, M.A., Counseling Psychology 2017
  • Michigan State University, M.S., Sports Coaching and Leadership, Est. 2020

Professional Interests include:

  • Student athletics
  • Sport psychology
  • Wellness and prevention
  • Performance anxiety
  • Biofeedback