HAVE A QUESTION? Ask– firstname.lastname@example.org !Joshua Hudson is a Licensed Social Worker. Currently, he works as the director of psychological health for the Air Force, and a mobile therapist for Mercy Behavioral Health System. He is the mental health liaison for the Junior Roller Derby Association. is a public speaker on the topics, “Buddhism in America,” “Mindfulness in healthcare,” “The role of spirituality in mental health,” “Understanding the difference between mental health and mental illness,” and “Medical Ethics of Patient Rights.”
Joshua spent 8 years as a healthcare advocate for the Department of Veteran Affairs, and speaker on the “anatomy of a complaint,” “Service recovery and violation of self” and “How to build better healthcare experiences” for the Society of Healthcare Consumer Advocates. He also has spent 2 years working with adults and adolescents with drug and alcohol recovery.
After a 22-year career as a combat camera photojournalist, managing editor/feature writer for G.I. Jobs and Vetrepreneur Magazines, and photographer for the Pittsburgh Tribune; Sumitta now writes for the Applied Buddhism and other publications as on life, family, and faith. He is also ordained by the International Order of Ministers as Reverend Sumitta, which is endorsed by the Buddhist Sangha of Southern California. He is an attendant at the Pittsburgh Buddhist Center and a council member of the Buddhist Society of Pittsburgh.