David Goodenough, MS, LMHC, BCPC, is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State of Washington and an American Psychotherapy Association Board-Certified Counselor. He holds more than 40 years of experience in career counseling, management consulting, leadership coaching, family counseling, and candidate assessment spanning diverse sectors and fields. David holds a Master’s degree in interdisciplinary studies and counseling from the University of Oregon and Bachelor’s degrees in both sociology and education from the College of Idaho.
He is a trusted coach and counselor, frequently called upon by leading public offices, Fortune 500 companies, and major government agencies and non-profits across a range of industries to help organizations hire quality employees, oversee management changes, build effective leadership teams, and facilitate reorganizations. Since the 1990s, David has also specialized in vocational assessments as an expert witness for attorneys and their clients in litigated law cases, as well as in collaborative divorce proceedings for more than 5 years. He completed the City of Seattle’s Collaborative Law Basic Training program, as well as Mediation Training, and he is listed as an Expert Witness through the King County Law Association and Psychology Today websites.
Previously, David served as Clinical Director and Outplacement Counselor for Right Associates (formerly Executive Services Associates) in Bellevue, WA; Executive Director of Psychological Services in Idaho, Boise, ID; Assistant Director of the University of Oregon’s Master’s Program in Interdisciplinary Studies; Program Coordinator for the Boise Youth Service Bureau; and Personnel Assistant for Employee Relations at Stanford University Hospital in Palo Alto, CA.