- M.A., Counseling Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute
- L.M.F.T., CA
Jackie is adjunct faculty at Pacifica Graduate Institute and Antioch University Santa Barbara, where she previously served as Senior Student Advisor for the Masters in Clinical Psychology Program. Jackie worked in the community mental health field for 20 years in both direct service and program management roles before receiving her master’s degree from Pacifica. She has also served as an academic and thesis editor. Currently, she is in private practice where she provides individual, couples, and group therapy. Jackie integrates her years of experience in community mental health with a depth and imaginal approach, applying them to clinical interests such as grief and loss, chronic stress/burnout, childfree/childless women in mid-life and beyond, caretaking and people-pleasing, and experiences of marginalization. Jackie is a member of the Group Psychotherapy Association of Los Angeles (GPALA) and the American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA).