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Denita N. Hudson

Clinical Assistant Professor and Acting Chair, School Psychology & Counselor Education

Phone: (937) 750-4463
Email: [[dhudson02]]


Dr. Denita N. Hudson has over 14 years of experience as a Counselor Educator in both online and hybrid educational settings, serving as the clinical mental health program coordinator, clinical director, and diversity and inclusion officer. Dr. Hudson is licensed as a Professional Counselor in Ohio and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Indiana. She is also certified as a National Board-Certified Counselor, a Board Certified Telemental Health Provider, and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional.

As a clinical mental health counselor, she has held positions in community mental health, university and college counseling centers, and in-state vocational and rehabilitation programs. Her current research interests are in the areas of best practice in online pedagogy, neuro-counseling focused on anxiety, generational trauma in African American families, Global Counseling, Advocacy and Leadership for Diversity Equality and Inclusion in Higher Education.


Ph.D. in Counselor Education, Ohio University
M.S. in Community Counseling, Wright State University
B.A. in Psychology, Wright State University