Marlena Wu, Psy.D.

Emergency Contacts


Online Crisis Chat

Crisis Text Line

  • Text HOME to 741741


  • 703-527-4077

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  • 988
  • 800-273-8255

Mason Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence Crisis Line

  • 703-380-1434

The Steve Fund (for students of color)

  • Text STEVE to 741741

Trans Lifeline (for the trans community)

  • 877-565-8860

The Trevor Project's TrevorLifeline (for LGBTQ+ students)

  • 866-488-7386

Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans)

  • 800-273-8255, Press 1

Mason Police

  • 703-993-2810

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Marlena is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Virginia and Maryland. She completed her doctoral degree at Wright State University School of Professional Psychology in Dayton, Ohio. She completed her doctoral internship at Northern Illinois University’s Counseling and Consultation Services. Dr. Wu has received training and worked in a number of clinical settings, including multiple university counseling centers, a children’s hospital, and private practice. She integrates multicultural, interpersonal, and systemic approaches in therapy, focusing on empowering students towards increased understanding and implementing change in their lives. Dr. Wu’s professional interests include time of life identity development, interpersonal relationships, family dynamics, anxiety, and depression. Dr. Wu provides individual therapy and supervision to doctoral-level interns.