• personal statement

Her vision is to encourage, inspire and enlighten in a respectful and positive way, while supporting and embracing differences yet affirming uniqueness.

Her mission and passion is to assist individuals, couples, and families in healing and growth, especially during times of personal and family crisis.​

Dee can help you with those important relationships in your life, perhaps you or a loved one are struggling with addiction issues.

​Together, you can solve problems regarding your child or adolescent.

She considers the client’s unique physical, medical, emotional and mental health issues.

She believes in strong secure marriages and can help you strengthen your marriage, increase
your intimacy and protect those boundaries important to a successful marriage.

She utilizes techniques for increasing communication skills, improving self-esteem and maintaining quality relationships.

professional background

Clinical Modality

Her clinical experience includes working with individuals, children, adolescents, couples, and families, especially those dealing with blended family challenges. She approaches therapy with a Cognitive Behavioral Approach and uses a Strengths-Based Perspective utilizing Solution-Focused Therapy. She has experience with

  • anger management issues

  • depression and ANXIETY
  • grief and loss
  • addictions
  • life transitions such as divorce or domestic violence intervention.
  • Skyping Available,                    Offer SYMBIS ASSESSMENTS    (Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts).

  • A great assessment for engaged couples, newly married or married several years and needing help with their relationship.
  • On GOING ​Grief support groups 

Professional Organizations

Dee is a member of the

  • AACC (American Association of Christian Counselors)
  • NASW (National Association for Social Workers)
  • GSN (Grief Support Network)

Dee's Counseling

Dee M. Hudgens RN MSW, LSCSW

Dee is licensed as a Registered Nurse in Kansas and Missouri, and brings 40 years of nursing experience into her counseling career. She received her Bachelors Degree in Nursing from Webster University, and graduated with her Masters in Social Work from Kansas University.