Derenda Edmondson

Contributing Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
School of Counseling
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Dr. Edmondson is a licensed mental health and a masters addiction counselor. She has more than 25 years of experience in the academic , and mental fields. Her work focus in women, trauma and substance abuse. Dr. Edmondson is founder and CEO of 2nd Chance 4Counseling a private practice.

Courses Taught

Couns 6730 - Counseling Addictive Disorders

Couns 6100 - Introduction to Mental Health Counseling

Couns 6316 - Techniques of Counseling


EdD, University of Sarasota