Mary Watkins

    Mary Watkins, Ph.D., is co-founder of the Community Psychology, Liberation Psychology, and Ecopsychology Specialization in the M.A./Ph.D. Depth Psychology Program, Pacifica Graduate Institute. She is co-author of Toward Psychologies of Liberation, Up Against the Wall: Re-Imaging the U.S.-Mexico Border, and Talking With Young Children About Adoption, author of Waking Dreams and Invisible Guests: The Development of Imaginal Dialogues, co-editor of Psychology and the Promotion of Peace, and a participatory research team member of In the Shadows of Paradise: Testimonies from the Undocumented Immigrant Community in Santa Barbara. She works at the interfaces between Euro-American depth psychologies and psychologies of liberation from Latin America, Africa, North America, and Asia, promoting peacebuilding and social and environmental justice through the teaching and practicing of critical, dialogical, and participatory approaches. (2014)