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Lauren Cunningham

Adjunct Professor
Expressive Art Therapy

CIIS Main Building
6th Floor
1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Lauren Cunningham, MSW, LCSW, adjunct faculty in Expressive Arts Therapy is a child and adult analyst member of the C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco.  She is a teaching member of the International Society for Sandplay Therapy, a founding member of Sandplay Therapists of America, and founding editor of Journal of Sandplay Therapy(1990-2000).

She was a contributing editor of Living the Tides of Uncertainty: Proceedings for STA National Conference 2004 (STA 2006), contributed a chapter in Supervision of Sandplay Therapy (Routledge, 2008), and has published papers in the Journal of Sandplay Therapy.

She has a private, analytic practice in San Francisco and sees children, adolescents, and adults. She writes, teaches, and consults on sandplay and analytic work with children. She is a consultant for the Parent Participation Nursery Schools of San Francisco.