Jequita (J.P.)

Adjunct Faculty


MA in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology

Jequita, "JP", PhD, teaches one section of Masters Paper Online and Transpersonal Service Learning for the MATE dept. JP started teaching at the college level in 2000, has a private practice focusing on relationships and stages of development, and also works as an environmental community engagement consultant. She has extensive experience with service learning and working as a volunteer and board member with environmental organizations. She holds several national certifications in parenting and birthing education, Marriage and Family Mediation, and has studied and taught Non-Violent Communication extensively. She also holds a master's degree in Adult Education, Training, and Program Development. She has over 25 years experience as a newspaper journalist and editor, serves as a peer reviewer for national publications, and is the author of children's book about environmentalist Mardy Murie (Mardy Murie Did!). JP has a deep interest in the human relationship with nature and was one of the first doctoral graduates in the emerging field of Ecopsychology.