Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (MCP)
PhD, California Institute for Human Science
MA, University of San Francisco
Nick Bustos is a California licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT), with a PhD in Clinical Psychology with emphasis in Integral Psychology. He earned a master’s degree in counseling psychology from the University of San Francisco and a doctoral degree from California Institute for Human Science. In addition to his positions in higher education, Dr. Bustos offers program development and psychotherapy services in K-12 special education programs for students and families faced with serious mental health challenges and likewise, maintains a private psychotherapy practice where he works with individuals, couples and families utilizing a psychodynamic, transpersonal and somatic/energetic treatment approach. His publication history includes scholarly journals related to psychotherapy practice and consciousness studies and he regularly conducts trainings, workshops and presentations on a variety of clinical topics, both regionally and nationally. Strong background in the intersection of spirituality, nonduality and psychological development, along with extensive experience with meditative, psychoenergetic and contemplative healing practices. Strong background in the critical analysis of culture and society; lover of art, literature and classical music.