Denise Nicholas Williams

Assistant Professor

Denise Nicholas Williams headshot

Ph.D.; M.A.



Graduate Counseling


 Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Denise Nicholas Williams is an Assistant Professor of Counseling at Indiana Wesleyan University. She earned her Doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy from Texas Tech University. She earned her Master of Arts degree in Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of South Florida.

Research Interests

Dr. Williams' research interests include: marital issues, couples’ sexual intimacy concerns, the influence of addiction in the family, and underrepresented groups such as undocumented and international students.


  • Ph.D. - Marriage and Family Therapy
    2017, Texas Tech University
  • M.A. - Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling
    2010, University of South Florida
  • B.A. - Psychology
    2005, University of South Florida
Indiana Wesleyan University
4201 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953