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Lou Ann Wallner

Lou Ann Wallner


  • M.A., Counseling Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute


  • L.M.F.T., CA

Lou Ann serves as Core Professor in the M.A. Counseling Psychology Program. As a professor, she teaches in the sequence of Clinical Practice I-VI courses and Marriage, Family and Relationship Counseling I, II. Lou Ann is an elected member of the faculty Academic Senate, and the Senate Leadership Committee. She has been a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist for 17 years specializing in adolescents and their families. She is particularly interested in the dynamics of archetypal influences within family systems and works from both Depth and Jungian perspectives. Lou Ann is a Clinical Fellow of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Clinical Member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, Santa Barbara Chapter of CAMFT, and the American Association of University Professors. Lou Ann has a strong connection to the simplicity and solitude that nature affords and lives in a wilderness community, off the grid, with her husband of 40 years. She enjoys the diversity of Hawaii, hiking, and spending time with her growing family.