|Ann Maria Gila, M.A., M.F.T. (#8801)|
Ann is a licensed psychotherapist and lives in Palo Alto, California.
She began her career in mental health working for several years on a project at a state mental hospital, studying young men diagnosed with schizophrenia. In 1974 she completed advanced training in psychosynthesis and worked as a therapist, trainer, and editor for the Psychosynthesis Institute and the journal Synthesis in Palo Alto/San Francisco. Ann also completed training in Gestalt Therapy with Erv and Miriam Polster.
Ann has been in private practice for forty years and is presently an adjunct faculty member at Sofia University (formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology), where for several years she served as a clinical supervisor in its counseling center.