Kathleen Levingston

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

Kathleen Levingston is the Associate Dean / Academic Program Director in the School of Counseling at Walden University. She received her B.A. in Psychology and her M.Ed. in Counseling from the University of Louisiana at Monroe. She obtained her doctorate in Counselor Education from the University of New Orleans. She has worked in the mental health field since 2001 specializing in counseling children, adolescents, and their families. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor - Supervisor in Louisiana and a Registered Play Therapist - Supervisor.

Courses Taught

COUN 6336 - Crisis, Trauma and Disaster Response

COUN 6306 - Ethics and Legal Issues


PhD, University of New Orleans

Post-master's Certificate, Walden University

MEd, University of Louisiana at Monroe

BS, University of Louisiana at Monroe

Public Service

American Red Cross, Volunteer -

Kiwanis Club of Ascension, Member - Prairieville

Awards / Honors

Humane and Caring Person Award, Louisiana Counseling Association, 2020

Alumni Hall of Fame: Excellence in Academics, Parkview Baptist High School , 2019