First Responder Counseling
Jada Hudson, M.S., LCPC, CADC, is a clinically-trained therapist with over 20 years experience. She has her Master’s in Clinical Psychology and has devoted her career to become uniquely qualified to counsel first responders, using evidence-based treatments to help them heal, grow, and live. Jada comes from a family of first responders and has attended numerous ride-alongs with both fire and police. She has completed many first responder trainings after seeking out specific first responder experts. Jada is honored to be uniquely qualified to counsel this specific population. Jada also serves as the Clinical Consultant for Operation Shattered Stars. She is a certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor, a Certified Recovery Coach, and she has been trained in Crisis De-Escalation Techniques. She also served as the former Clinical Director of Program Development for the Illinois Firefighter Peer Support Team.
Jada's specialties in counseling first responders include:
JADA’S FIRST RESPONDER PLEDGE
I respect that when first responders need to talk, they often need to talk to someone as soon as possible. That’s why I make it a priority to meet with you as soon as possible when a need arises. I also pledge to keep myself current in the latest research for first responder emotional wellness.