Sukey Fontelieu

Sukey Fontelieu


  • Ph.D., Psychoanalytic Studies, University of Essex
  • M.A., Counseling Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute


  • L.M.F.T., CA

Sukey has been on the faculty of Pacifica since 2000 and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who practices Jungian-based psychotherapy in her private practice in Santa Barbara. She brings her creative background in film and writing to her current work as an educator at Pacifica. Her most recent publication, “American ‘Exceptionalism’ and Reactions to 9/11,” reflects her research interest in amplifying cultural events through applications of Jungian and mythological theory. Sukey is a Clinical Member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. Courses taught in the Jungian and Archetypal Studies Specialization: Complexes: Jung’s “Royal Road” to the Unconscious; Psyche and Eros: The Psychology and Mythology of Relationships