Jada Hudson (M.S., LCPC, CADC), is a licensed counselor and owner of Hudson Clinical Counseling. Jada is trained to counsel women, children, adolescents, and firefighters and law enforcement by identifying and exploring areas and issues that need change in her client’s lives. Using client-based therapies, she empowers her clients with tools and strategies to manage and overcome their struggles to heal, grow and live. Jada also has specialized training to counsel first responders, who have experienced occupational stress and trauma, including PTSD.
Jada has dedicated herself to gaining a working knowledge of the unique firefighter and first responder culture and experience. She offers support and counseling to first responders, who have to deal with an overwhelming amount of emotional and psychological stress related to their profession. Jada has specialized training to counsel first responders, firefighters, police offers, paramedics, dispach, and other officers, and has worked with patients within the Florian Program, an inpatient program for treatment of substance abuse at the Rosecrance Harrison Campus in Rockford, IL and is a certified Recovery Coach. Jada also serves on the advisory committee for the emotional wellness curriculum for the Illinois Fire Service Institute in Champaign, IL.
Using her 15 years of experience as a high school and college counselor, Jada helps children and adolescents with personality assessments and academic and career counseling. She also has experience with behavioral and mental health issues and helps her young clients employ tools and strategies to manage their life transitions and overcome hardships. She also has experience in domestic abuse, sexual assault and grief and loss counseling.
Jada understands women’s special needs and has a thorough understanding of how they can get caught in a cycle of violence from her experience working in a women’s domestic abuse shelter. Her training in clinical psychology included a rigorous curriculum with Alexey Shukin, Ph.D., who was mentored by Carl Rogers, the father of client-based therapy. Utilizing this training in her Maple Park counseling, she helps her clients find the tools they need to manage and overcome their struggles. Women will learn to identify the areas that need change in their life and employ insightful strategies to heal, grow, and live.
JADA’S COUNSELING SPECIALTIES IN MAPLE PARK INCLUDE:
MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS
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