John R. White, Ph.D., LPC

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John R. White, Ph.D., M.A., LPC, Jungian Diplomate is a Jungian psychoanalyst and mental health counselor. His original training was in philosophy, completing his graduate philosophy study (Masters and Doctorate) at the International Academy of Philosophy in the Principality of Liechtenstein in 1993, where he also taught for four years. Later he taught philosophy at both the undergraduate and graduate level at two universities in the United States, specializing in among other things in phenomenology, existentialism, and philosophy of psychoanalysis. Dr. White also studied social science at a graduate level. He is currently a Scholar-in-residence at the Silverman Phenomenology Library, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.

At midlife, Dr. White entered analysis and, six years later, entered training at the C. G. Jung Analytic Training Program in Pittsburgh. Simultaneous to his analytic training, he completed a Masters in Mental Health Counseling. In 2017, Dr. White graduated as a Jungian psychoanalyst, from the Interregional Society of Jungian Analysts. He is a member of the Pittsburgh Society of Jungian Analysts and an associate member of the Interregional Society of Jungian Analysts. He is also on the Board of Directors of the Pittsburgh Psychoanalytic Center, the training center for Freudian analysts in the Pittsburgh area. Dr. White has more than two dozen scholarly publications in philosophy and psychoanalysis. He is currently completing a book-length study entitled Adaptation and Psychotherapy. Langs and Analytical Psychology.