Dr. Joseph F. Hulgus


Counseling Leadership and Special Ed
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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



  • Master of Public Health (in process), Missouri State University
  • PhD, Psychology, 1989, Texas Woman’s University
  • MA, Psychology, 1985, Texas Woman’s University
  • BS, Psychology, 1980, Indiana State University – Evansville  


  • Appraisal        
  • Foundations of Community Counseling and Ethics
  • Helping Relationship
  • Clinical Interviewing
  • Couple and Family Counseling
  • Research Seminar in Counseling
  • Introduction to Research in Counseling
  • Practicum

Research and professional interests

  • Couple and family therapy
  • Mental health in public health
  • Integrating mental health into primary care
  • Resiliency skill building as primary prevention
  • Chair of Institutional Review Board