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Jennifer M Sandoval

Jennifer M Sandoval


  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute
  • M.A., Counseling Psychology, University of Santa Monica
  • B.A., Theoretical Mathematics, University of California, Santa Cruz.

Jennifer M. Sandoval, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist, lecturer and writer. She received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute, her MA in counseling psychology from the University of Santa Monica and her BA in theoretical mathematics from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Dr. Sandoval is an adjunct professor at Pacifica Graduate Institute and interned at the C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles. She received extensive management and leadership training as a project and software manager before leaving Silicon Valley to pursue her dream of becoming a psychologist. Dr. Sandoval is steeped in psychoanalytic, Jungian analytic, and archetypal approaches of depth psychology and has spoken internationally on the topic of psychological forgiveness. Her current interests include the study and practice of psychology as the discipline of interiority and dialectical materialist perspectives within psychology. Dr. Sandoval is the author of A Psychological Inquiry into the Meaning and Concept of Forgiveness and co-editor of a book of collected essays, Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority: The ‘Psychological Difference’ in the Work of Wolfgang Giegerichboth published by Routledge.