Caleb J. Hatz


Counseling Leadership and Special Education
Role: Staff
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Counseling Leadership and Special Education
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • MS, Community Mental Health Counseling, 2020, Missouri State University CACREP Accredited  
  • BA, Psychology, 2014, Missouri Southern State University  

Professional experience

  • Presented at Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Transition Training Institute, "Promoting Opportunities for Work, Education, and Resilience - What Do Inclusive Postsecondary Opportunities Look Like?", 2023

  • Presented at Meeting of the Minds Missouri Partners in Prevention and Central College Health Association Annual Conference, "Higher Education is Possible for Students of All Ability Levels", 2023
  • College of Education Diversity and Inclusion Task Force member, 2021-present, LGBTQIA + Subcommittee member 2022 - present

  • Developmental Center of the Ozarks Board, 2021-2023: member 2021; Board Effectiveness (chair), Strategic Plan and Bylaws  Subcommittee 2022 - 2023; secretary 2022-2023

  • Master Advisor, 2022, Missouri State University

  • LGBTQIA+ Safe Zone Certified by Missouri State University Multi-Cultural Resource Center,  2022-2024

  • Presented at Tools for Life Summit Conference, 2021

  • State of the Art Conference booth exhibit, 2021-2022 


Awards and honors

  • Chi Sigma Iota – Counseling Academic & Professional Honor Society International
  • American Counseling Association  
  • Psi Chi - International Honor Society in Psychology