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Shoshana Fershtman

Shoshana Fershtman


  • Ph.D., Psychology, Meridian University
  • JD, Juris Doctor, UCLA School of Law

Shoshana Fershtman, JD, PhD, is a Jungian analyst and psychologist in Sonoma County, California, and the author of The Mystical Exodus in Jungian Perspective: Transforming Trauma and the Wellsprings of Renewal. Shoshana is a member analyst and teaches at the C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco. She served as core faculty in graduate psychology programs at Sonoma State University and Meridian University. She has lectured widely on Jewish myth and mysticism, transgenerational trauma, and the Sacred Feminine. She also worked as an attorney advocate for environmental, social and racial justice and indigenous rights.