Leading Authority in Treatment of Narcissism and Emotional Abuse

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Dr. John Hudson

Licensed Therapist

Dr. Hudson brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the Marriage Recovery Center, having been involved in counseling professions, teaching, and ministries for over 35 years.


  • Couples Crisis Counseling
  • Narcissistic Traits
  • Emotional Abuse


Doctorate in Professional Counseling, Capella University | Master’s in Professional Counseling, American Schools of Professional Psychology | Bachelor’s in Social Psychology, Park University

After 25 years of service in the military, Dr. Hudson proceeded into a counseling private practice, while also teaching part-time for colleges and universities. He later accepted a position at the Veteran Affairs Hospital, followed by working as the Clinical Practice Manager for the Nebraska-Western Iowa Healthcare System. Since then, John has moved to Missouri and practiced marriage & family therapy.

Dr. Hudson enjoys working with individuals and couples who recognize the value of counseling and how it can facilitate better living, relationships, and personal spiritual growth. His approach to therapy is brief and solution-focused and emphasizes the strengths, needs, abilities, and preferences of the client through a collaborative model.

John spends his spare time with his family and a few personal hobbies. He has been married to his wife, Lori, for over 38 years. They have seven wonderful children and seven grandchildren. They are very active in their church and the local community. They also love hosting individuals and families traveling from abroad or missionaries on furlough.


Individual Assessment (3 hours)$600
Couples Assessment$600
Couples Assessment Plus$800
Intervention Planning$800
2-day Couples Intensive$3,870
3-day Couples Intensive$5,590
Custom IntensivesPlease call for a quote*
Hourly SessionsRates
Hourly Sessions$210
5 Hours Package$1,025
10 Hours Package$2,050


Do you need hope and healing for your marriage?

At the Marriage Recovery Center, we are passionate about helping couples discover hope and healing for their relationships. Whether you are in a toxic, destructive marriage or simply longing for deeper connection with your spouse, our counselors will help you gain the tools you need to experience a healthy and fulfilling marriage.

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