Kristen Greene, Ph.D., LMFT

Assistant Department Chair,
Director of the Center for Couple & Family Therapy,
Teaching Faculty


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Get to know Dr. Greene


I am interested in the various facets of mental illness and how families overcome mental health challenges. I am more specifically interested in the systemic effects of substance abuse.


All of my academic training has been interdisciplinary.

  • B.A. Journalism (University of Southern Mississippi)
  • M.S. Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Ph.D. Marriage and Family Therapy (Florida State University)

Publications and Other Scholarly Activities

I have taught numerous courses in the Department of Family and Child Sciences, however, I primarily teach:

  • FAD3432: Stress and Resilience in Families
  • FAD2230: Family Relationships
  • FAD6940: Marriage and Family Therapy Practicum
  • FAD6930: Advanced Clinical Theory


  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MT2281)
  • AAMFT Approved Supervisor
  • State of Florida Approved Supervisor for Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling
  • Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator