Michaela DeCataldo

Associate Professor,  College of Arts & Sciences

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Michaela DeCataldo is an associate professor of Psychology and Counseling Psychology and is also the internship director for Counseling Psychology students. She teaches in both the graduate school in the M.S. in Counseling program. She also teaches psychology and counseling psychology within the Social Sciences department.

DeCataldo has been teaching at Johnson & Wales University for approximately 20 years. Her areas of specialty and interest are addictions and clinical psychology and counseling.

Courses Taught

  • CSLG4099 (undergraduate): Internship in Counseling Psychology
  • CSLG5400 (graduate): Psychopathology/Treatment Plan
  • CSLG5899 (graduate): Counseling Practicum
  • CSLG6100 (graduate): Advanced Co-Occurring Disorders and Addictions Counseling
  • PSYCH2002 (undergraduate): Abnormal Psychology


  • National Association for Addictions Professionals