Faculty & Staff

Ph.D. University of Missouri-St. Louis

Dr. Katherine (Katie) Judd has been a Truman faculty member since 2017, but she has been a bulldog since she enrolled at Truman as a freshman psych major in 2007.  She received her bachelor’s in psychology from Truman State in 2011, and she earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of Missouri-St. Louis in 2017.

She specializes in the area of psychology and religion, and she is especially interested in the function of religious beliefs in clinical settings.  She also has sub-interests in the areas of complicated grief, LGBTQ+ issues, and teaching & learning. 

Her teaching interests include General Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Introduction to Clinical Psychology, and Psychology of Death and Dying.  She is a member of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, and Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues.