Directory of Jungian Analysts

Members of JAWA are located in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. Some members have more than one office location. Members are listed in alphabetical order by region.

District of Columbia (D.C.)

Alexandra Buckner, LCSW

Alexandra Buckner

Alexandra Buckner is a training analyst and is licensed as an independent clinical social worker in the District of Columbia. She has taught and lectured on Jungian psychology and dream analysis. She received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute of New York in 1993.

office:
2166 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Suite B
Washington, DC 20007
phone:
(202) 338-0007

Kathryn Cook-Deegan, MA, MPA, Diplomate Zurich

Kathryn Cook-Deegan

Kathryn Cook-Deegan, Jungian Analyst and licensed psychoanalyst, was graduated from the International School of Analytical Psychology, Zurich (ISAPZurich) in 2009 after work in the public and private sectors. She has a special interest in the interface between body and soul as well as one's sense of place in the world. She appreciates the stories and international perspectives of foreign-born clients and welcomes them to her practice. She holds masters' degrees in Classics and Public Administration. She is a professional member of JAWA, AGAP, IAAP and Yoga Alliance, and serves on the board of the Jungian International Training Zurich Foundation (www.jitzurich.org). Daytime, evening and weekend hours available.

office:
1228 17th St. NW
Washington, DC 20036
(between N St., NW, and Rhode Island Ave., just off Dupont Circle)
phone:
(202) 738-0301

Melanie Starr Costello, Ph.D.

Melanie Starr Costello

Melanie Starr Costello, Ph.D., a licensed psychologist, historian, and graduate of the C.G. Jung Institut-Zurich, holds a private practice off Dupont Circle in Washington, D.C. She earned her doctorate in the History and Literature of Religions from Northwestern University. A former Assistant Professor of History at St. Mary's College of Maryland, Dr. Costello has taught and published on the topics of psychology and religion, medieval spirituality, and clinical practice. Her study of the link between illness and insight entitled, Imagination, Illness and Injury: Jungian Psychology and the Somatic Dimensions of Perception, is published by Routledge press. Currently her work explores archetypal currents running through the collective psyche in our times—a topic she takes up in her workshops on the Stranger, Aging and Spirituality, and on Dream Cosmologies.

office:
1228 17th St., NW
Washington, DC 20036
phone:
(301) 928-9333

Sondra Geller, MA, ATR-BC, LPCAT, LPC

Sondra Geller

Sondra Geller has a master’s degree in Art Therapy from The George Washington University. She received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts. She is a Jungian Analyst, a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Board Certified Registered Art Therapist. She is a member of JAWA, AATA, IRSJA, IAAP, and PAJA. She is in private practice in Chevy Chase, Md. She lectures and gives workshops for The George Washington University Art Therapy Master's Program, Philadelphia Jung Institute/PAJA, the Jung Society of Washington and the C.G. Jung Institute in Kusnacht, Switzerland. Her focus is on Making Art in the Presence of the Analyst, Jung and Aging and Jungian Art Therapy. She was recently guest co-editor of a special issue of Psychological Perspectives, “Aging and Individuation.”

office:
3131 Connecticut Av NW, #2802
Washington, DC 20008
phone:
(301) 938-5600

Anne Pickup, LCMFT

Anne Pickup

Anne Pickup is a licensed psychotherapist in DC and Maryland with a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. She received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles in 1995. In addition to membership in JAWA she is a founding member of the C.G. Jung Study Center of Los Angeles, faculty member of the Philadelphia Association of Jungian Analysts, member of the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts and the IAAP.

office:
2000 P St. NW, Suite 620
Washington, DC 20036
phone:
(410) 507-4578

Janice Quinn, Ph.D., LCSW

Janice Quinn

Janice Quinn holds a Ph.D. equivalency in Analytical Psychology and received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland. She has masters degrees in Social Work (Virginia Commonwealth University); Public Administration (Harvard University) and in the Arts (Eastman School of Music). Dr. Quinn taught music and worked for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as well as the U.S. State Department. Her specialties include: self-esteem issues, depressive disorders, midlife crises, PTSD, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Quinn has conducted research on the nexus between spirituality, creativity and depression. She is a member of JAWA, NASW, IAAP, IRSJA and AGAP.

office (DC):
4333 Ellicott St. NW
Washington, DC 20016
phone:
(202) 230-9736
office (VA):
1005 S. 16th St.
Arlington, VA 22202
phone:
(703) 521-1848

Robert Sheavly, LICSW, DCSW

Robert Sheavly

Robert Sheavly is a Jungian Analyst in Washington, DC, the director of the Central Washington Psychotherapy Associates and the Director of Training for the Philadelphia Jung Institute. He has lectured extensively in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Bob also serves as treasurer of the Jungian Analysts of Washington Association (JAWA) and the Philadelphia Association of Jungian Analysts (PAJA). He is a former church organist, an avid choral singer performing regularly with the National Symphony Orchestra and the author of Ensouling AIDS: The Archetypal Dimension of the LGBT Choral Movement.

office:
1700 17th St. NW, Suite 203
Washington, D.C. 20009
phone:
(202) 232-4900

Maryland

Julie Bondanza, Ph.D.

Julie Bondanza

Julie Bondanza has a Ph.D. in Human Development and is a Licensed Psychologist in Maryland and New York. She received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute of New York in 1993. She is a member of JAWA, NAAP, PAJA, IRSJA, APA and MPA.

office:
22 Manor Circle, #104
Takoma Park, MD 20912
phone:
(917) 687-0351

Lynda G. Joslyn, LCSW-C

Lynda G. Joslyn

Lynda Joslyn is a licensed psychotherapist/social worker and a graduate of the C.G. Jung Institute of New York. She is a certified Teaching Member of Sandplay Therapists of America (STA). Lynda is a member of JAWA, IAAP, STA, ISST and NASW.

office:
10 Lauer Terrace
Silver Spring, MD 20901
phone:
(301) 587-6071

Bonnie Miller, MS, LPC

Bonnie Miller has a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology. She received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts in 2005. She is a member of JAWA, IRSJA, NAAP, MAJS, and the IAAP.

office:
16505 Virginia Ave. Cottage 1161
Williamsport, MD 21795
phone:
(304) 279-2180

Virginia

Phyllis LaPlante, MSW, LCSW

Phyllis LaPlante

Phyllis LaPlante is a certified Jungian Analyst and Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She received her Diploma from the C.G. Jung Institute of New York in 1998. She teaches courses in Jungian theory and practice in Washington and is a member of the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts. Semi-retired, she offers short-term consultation.

office:
3171 Stonehurst Dr.
Fairfax, VA 22031
phone:
(703) 389-9079

Joan Linhardt, Ph.D., MSW, LCSW

Joan Linhardt

Joan Linhardt holds a Ph.D. equivalency in Analytical Psychology with national and international certification as a Jungian psychoanalyst. She received her diploma from the C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland in 1997. She also has an M.S.W. and is licensed in Virginia where she has a private practice in Herndon. She has had business, local and federal work experience and specializes in relationship issues, personal and organizational, anxiety and depressive disorders, PTSD, midlife crises and cultural issues. Joan works with individuals and couples of all types. Dr. Linhardt is a past president of JAWA and is a member of APA, NASW, IRSJA, NAAP, IAAP, and AGAP.

office:
481 Carlisle Dr.
Herndon, VA 20170
phone:
(703) 471-8922

Janice Quinn, Ph.D., LCSW

Janice Quinn

Janice Quinn holds a Ph.D. equivalency in Analytical Psychology and received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland. She has masters degrees in Social Work (Virginia Commonwealth University); Public Administration (Harvard University) and in the Arts (Eastman School of Music). Dr. Quinn taught music and worked for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as well as the U.S. State Department. Her specialties include: self-esteem issues, depressive disorders, midlife crises, PTSD, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Quinn has conducted research on the nexus between spirituality, creativity and depression. She is a member of JAWA, NASW, IAAP, IRSJA and AGAP.

office (VA):
1005 S. 16th St.
Arlington, VA 22202
phone:
(703) 521-1848
office (DC):
4333 Ellicott St. NW
Washington, DC 20016
phone:
(202) 230-9736

Rosanne Shepler, MA, LPC, LP

Rosanne Shepler

Rosanne Shepler has been in private practice since 1992. She holds dual licenses as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Psychoanalyst. She received her Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute of New York in 2002. She also holds Master's degrees in Health Education and Counseling. She is the past President and Treasurer of JAWA and the past Treasurer of NYAAP where she also held positions on the curriculum committee and the teaching faculty. She is a member of JAWA, the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts (IRSJA), and the International Association of Analytical Psychology (IAAP).

office:
380 Maple Ave, W., #204
Vienna, VA 22180
phone:
(703) 242-2313

West Virginia

Cathryn Polonchak, LCSW

Cathryn Polonchak

Cathryn Polonchak is a certified Jungian Analyst and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of West Virginia. She has a private practice in the Shepherdstown and the Charles Town/Harpers Ferry areas of West Virginia. In addition to her membership in JAWA, Cathryn is the Director of Seminar for the Philadelphia Association of Jungian Analysts (PAJA), and a member of IRSJA, IAAP, and NASW. She is particularly interested in the interface between body and mind, particularly at the psyche-soma level of trauma.

office (WV):
The Entler
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
office (WV):
234 Deer Mountain Dr.
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
phone:
(304) 261-2771