ODALYS J. WAUGH, PHD, LMHC, MFT, CCS
American Academy of Clinical Sexologists
PhD. Clinical Sexology 2007.
Barry University, Miami, FL - 1998-2002
(CACREP Accredited Program)
Master of Science (Mental Health Counselor and Marriage & Family Therapy)
Barry University,1998- bachelor’s degree (Behavioral Science)
Qualified Professional supervisor by the Board of mental health since 2019.
Adjunct Professor - Dept. of Social Science, Miami Dade College
2007 to May 2009
Independent Studies Dept.,
Miami Dade College May 2009 - December 2010
Behavioral Collaborative Care Solutions, LLC
9000 SW 137 Ave, Suite 103
Miami, Fl. 33186
August 2018 to present.
Clinical Supervisor March 2017 p/time. April 2019 to present Full time.
Supervise Intern counselors, review documentation, conducted workshops and presentations. Promote, present and supervise groups
As a Board Certified Clinical sexologist work with transgender clients.
I see a caseload of therapy clients: individuals, couples, families
D &D Rehab Center
Behavior Analyst for Autistic Children
3412 W 84th St. Hialeah, Fl 33018
8/2017 to 9/2018
Applied behavior analysis is the process of systematically applying interventions based upon the principles of learning theory to improve socially significant behaviors to a meaningful degree, and to demonstrate that the interventions employed are responsible for the improvement in behavior.
Private Practice – Psychotherapist/ Clinical Sexologist
7700 N. Kendall Dr., Suite 402,
Miami, Fl. 33156
Outpatient, mental health Psychotherapy, assessment for individual, Family and couples therapy, groups, parenting issues, habit and behavior change, Clinical Sexology, EAP assessment and referral, crisis and brief therapy, consultation work,
CEU Trainings, Community awareness & workshops.
Concurrently also worked part time at Therapeutic Alliance Court mandated clients: family therapy, co-parenting supervised visitation.
Adjunct Professor Psychology Miami Dade College, Kendall Campus
Social Sciences – Kendall,
Dr. Lee Thomas, Chair. August 2007 2010
8/2006 to 12/2010
3 hour Lectured Classes:
Human Growth and Development:
The nature of human behavior as a dynamic, developmental phenomenon.
Designed to help students be more successful academically by focusing on performance in a learning environment.
interrelationships between the biological, socio-psychological and cultural aspects of human sexuality.
Intro. To Psychology:
Blends classic material with the most recent developments in psychological theory. Understanding of human behavior as a natural phenomenon subject to scientific study.
Psychology of Personal Effectiveness:
This is an applied psychology course which emphasizes the understanding of the principles of effective human behavior.
Independent Studies Department: Professor Psychology. One on one tutoring and supervision of students in the program.
Victim Response/the Lodge ~
Coordinator Elderly Services
5040 NW 7 St,
suite 250, 305-693-1170 Ext 230
Miami, Fl. - 3/7/05 to July/06
Advocacy services for the Elderly population victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.
Community Awareness Presentations at the Fire and Police Dept., Hospitals, Government Agencies and Medical providers, the Family Court and other providers. Public Speaker, presenter for workshops, radio and television promotion. Conducted Individual Assessments and Evaluations for clients initial and follow up to provide services in the community.
Douglas Gardens CMH Clinical Manager Miami Beach, Fl. -
7/17/03 to 3/3/05
Managed the Older Adult program with approximately 200 clients and 5 Targeted Case managers. Supervision of the day-to day operation of the program, on-going staff training. Monitored Compliance with client's services and documentation:
Assessments, treatment and service planning, psychosocial and Outcomes Measures, progress notes. Worked with older chronically mentally ill individuals (homeless, dual diagnosis, disability, immigration issues, housing, transportation, others)
Accomplishment: Case Management certification
Citrus Health Network ~ Therapist
4175 W. 20th Ave, Hialeah, FL 33012 305-825-0300
Therapist for the Residential Group Care Plus program. Mental health treatment, support and Behavior management. -Individual, Group and Family Therapy. -Supportive counseling, Treatment Planning, documentation
Regis House - Project Coordinator 4/18/02 to 10/29/02 Phone: 305- 642-7600
Program Coordinator for the Positive Options program, 3rd grade students. Instructor for the Positive Options Program, a substance abuse prevention curriculum for Elementary School children (3rd grade). Coordination and design of project curriculum, parenting skills training for families of children in the program. Produced the Operating Manual for the After-School program staff.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE: Miami Dade College
Instructor, Introductory Psychology, Miami Dade College 2007-2008
Instructor, Human Growth and Development, Miami Dade College 2007-2009
Instructor, Human Sexuality, Miami Dade College 200-2009
instructor, Student Support Seminar, Miami Dade College 2007-2008
TRAININGS/WORKSHOPS AS A CONDUCTOR
Conducted: Envirocops training for Arise Foundation, 1996
Conducted: Employee Trainings - Douglas Gardens CMHC 2003- 2005
Conducted: Employee Trainings and presentations at Victim Response/The
Elderly and a healthier sexuality 2010
Presenter for AHEC -Domestic Violence Training March 2011 and April 2011
Presenter for AHEC -Domestic Violence Training March 2012 and April 2013
Presenter for Carlos Albizu University 2014
Presenter for 2000 Therapy Center 2015 Anxiety disorders
Presenter for 2000 Therapy Center 2016 Reviving Sexuality
PROFESSIONAL TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT AS A PARTICIPANT:
2010: Baker Act
2009: Suicide in the USA: a look at those at risk
Understanding the biology of mental disorders
Orientation to clinical hypnosis
2008: Understanding Asperger Syndrome
Dual Diagnoses: understanding & Treating Addiction and Mental Illness.
8-hour training “Baker Act”.
2007: An integrative Approach to Working with Couples.
8-hour training in Domestic Violence in Later Life by David McGriff, PhD.
Core Competency Advocacy Florida Coalition against Domestic Violence.
2006: Methamphetamine: A Growing problem affecting Hispanics in Florida.
The Mayor’s Initiative on Aging Allied Health Professional Symposium.
Injury prevention for Hispanic Older Adults – train the trainer program.
2005: Intensive Geriatric Training. Miller School of Medicine by Edwin J. Olsen, M.D.
Victim Compensation program training from the Office of the Attorney General.
Borderline crisis: challenges and interventions, Health Counselors Association.
2003: Person to Person Case Mgmt. Department of Children and Families
FUNDING & AWARDS
Domestic Violence Coalition
Research project: Dom. Violence and Sexual Assault in Elderly population 2005-2006
Positive Options Program: Subst. Abuse Prevention training to 3rd grade students Dept. of Children and Families 2002-2003
Dade Counseling Association, Alicia O. Talerico Scholarship Award 1999
Regis House, Pulse 2002
Alliance for Aging, Newsletter 2007
Mayor Initiative on Aging “to Life” 2007.
BOOKS PUBLISHED: LEARNING OUR LIFE this book can be purchase at Amazon under Dr. Waugh and the book title.
Doctoral dissertation: Physiological and Psychological Effects of Overweight
Heterosexual Women on Their Orgasmic Response
Master’s thesis: Psychology of the Self-System
INVITED TALKS/GUEST SPEAKER
National Hispanic Conference on Aging, speaker “Elderly Abuse” 2006.
WLRN), Miami, FL -2005
Union Radio “La Voz de la Mujer” -2006
Miami Dade Connected: Cable Tap TV presentation - 2006
TV Channel 51 news- 2006
Consulta Medica TV- Channel 22- 2007
Entre Nos – Channel 8 Gen TV- 2008
Consulta Medica TV- Channel 22- 2008
Channel 23- Univision -"Teens and Sex" - 2010
Noticias de la comunidad – Channel 23- 2010
Al Rojo Vivo Show – Channel 51- 2010
TV News Channel 51- 2010
Despierta America Show- Channel 23 (twice) – 2010
Al Rojo Vivo
Clinical Intern (Psychology) Miami Children’s Hospital Psych Unit 2001 2002
Clinical Supervision (Sexology) Dr. William Grazing, PhD 2004-2007
Florida License Florida Dept. of Health license 2006
Certification Board of Sexology: Certification
Diplomate Board of Sexology 2004