Charles Asher is a licensed Marriage Family Therapist and Certified Jungian Analyst specializing in individual, couples psychotherapy, and maintains a private practice in the Sonoma County area with his office in Santa Rosa.
With over three decades of experience as a Jungian analyst and many years as a Marriage and Family Therapist, MFT, and as a graduate of the New School for Social Research, Union Theological Seminary, Andover Newton Theological School, the C.G. Jung Institute in N.Y.C, Charles Asher specializes in Jungian analysis, a depth psychology approach to individual work and marriage and couple counseling. He currently works as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of patients, the word patient, from the Latin, to suffer. Among his areas of expertise are individual Jungian analysis, couples counseling, marriage counseling.
In addition to being an Jungian analyst, and Marriage Family therapist and California Research Psychoanalyst, Charles Asher has served in higher education for nearly eighteen years, as provost, and core faculty at Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, California. He has lectured and published on process theology, and psychology, particularly Jungian psychology.
Charles Asher is an interactive, depth and interpersonal focused therapist. He trusts in the creative and healing power of the psyche to transform life. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a personalized approach relevant to each client. With compassion and understanding, he works with the uniqueness of each individual. He helps them build on their strengths and to find various ways to engage the adventure of the next phase of their development.
University of Wisconsin, Bachelor of Science
Union Theological Seminary, N.Y.C Masters of Divinity
New School for Social Research, N.Y.C M.A in psychology
Andover Newton Theological School (Doctor of Ministry)
C.G Jung Institute, N.Y.C (Diploma)
License and Certification:
Certified Jungian Analyst
Marrriage Family Therapist License number 24322
California Research Psychoanalyst RP 60
Professional Activities and Memberships:
International Association of Jungian Analysts
C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists