Kristin Tugman, Ph.D., CRC, LPC

Prudential Group Insurance

Vice President, Health and Productivity Analytics and Consulting Practice


Dr. Kristin Tugman has more than 20 years of experience as a health and productivity consultant. Her work is founded on a specific cognitive behavioral model to help individuals overcome psychological barriers and return to productivity, as well as building psychologically healthy workplaces. In addition, she’s the author of several publications on the psychological aspects of disability. A certified rehabilitation counselor and licensed professional counselor, Dr. Tugman earned a master’s in rehabilitation counseling from Georgia State University and a Ph.D. in industrial and organizational psychology from Capella University. Dr. Tugman leads a team focused on identifying disability trends that impact Prudential customers and making actionable recommendations to help maximize productivity and minimize absence.