Southern Arizona Friends of Jung frequently receives requests for names of local therapists. As a free public service to our audience, we are proud to supply a list of member professionals in the Tucson area. Please note that SAFOJ does not have any means of rating or recommending therapists, nor can we comment on or validate the therapists’ claims. The information given for each therapist is provided by that therapist, and neither SAFOJ nor the listed professionals receive any monetary compensation for this listing service.
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Liz Canterna Douglass, Ph.D.
7493 N. Oracle Road, Suite 203
Tucson, AZ 85704
Areas of Expertise: Include women’s issues, grief, addictions, trauma resolution, and dream work. Conducts on-going groups for adult women grieving Motherloss, with a special focus on a “woman’s way” through the grief process.
Education: Dr. Douglass has a Ph.D. from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, California in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Depth Psychology.
Elaine Flannagan, M.S., M.Ed., LPC
301 N. Norton
Tucson, AZ 85719
Areas of Expertise: For the past twenty five years, Ms. Flannagan has been providing Jungian psychotherapy for individuals and couples. In addition to Jungian psychotherapy and traditional talk therapy, she facilitates Anger Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, and Voice Dialogue. Other areas of expertise include the following: addiction recovery, anger, anxiety, assertiveness skills, communication skills, dream interpretation, depression, family issues, family of origin issues, feelings of isolation, grief and loss, life transitions, relationship issues, stress, trauma, and work related issues.
Education: Ms. Flannagan has a M.S. from the State University of New York, New Paltz (1976) and a M.Ed. from the University of Arizona (1986). She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Arizona.
Steven M. Joseph, M.D.
1302 N. Sahuara Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85712
Areas of Expertise: Jungian analysis, psychodynamic psychotherapy.
Education: Dr. Joseph has a M.D. from Stanford Medical School (1972) and was Board Certified in Psychiatry in 1979. He was certified as a Jungian Analyst in 1994 by the C. G. Jung Institute, San Francisco, CA, and is a member of the I.A.A.P. since 1994.
Rubin Naiman, Ph.D.
West University area (home office)
Areas of Expertise: Psychotherapy and behavioral sleep and dream medicine, general clinical psychology, sandplay, dream work, health psychology, and sleep issues.
Education: Dr. Naiman has a Ph.D. in psychology with extensive additional training in the above areas. He is the clinical assistant professor of medicine, Program in Integrated Medicine, University of Arizona. Dr. Naiman brings a spiritual/transpersonal perspective to his clinical work.
Catherine Penn Williams, M.A., LPC
Areas of Expertise: Catherine has thirty-two years experience using a depth psychology approach to treating depression in adults and older adolescents, couples therapy, and working with adults on issues related to spirituality and the individuation process. In addition to traditional talk psychotherapy, Catherine also utilizes dream interpretation, art therapy techniques, and active imagination in her work with clients.
Education: Ms. Williams has an M.A. in Behavioral Science from the University of Houston-Clear Lake City (1980) and is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Arizona.
Sylvia G. Simpson, M.D., M.P.H.
Areas of Expertise: Jungian analysis and psychotherapy, dreamwork.
Education: M.D. from Dalhousie University Medical School (1973), trained in psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Hospital (1986), board certified in psychiatry in 1989. Analytic training in the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysis.
Other Description: Member of the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts and the IAAP. Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Current President of the Southern Arizona Friends of Jung.
Linda Denniston, M.A., LPC
Areas of Expertise: Jungian Psychotherapy, Dreamwork, Sandplay.
Education: Linda has a Masters Degree from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, California in Councelling Psychology with a specialization in Depth Psychology. She studied for three years as an analytic candidate with the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts.