Margaret Slaska, Ph.D., MFT

San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182


Maggie works in private practice and teaches with the Counseling and Social Change Program, Dept of Women’s Studies and LGBTQ+ Studies Programs at San Diego State University. She is a Taos Institute Associate and completed her Ph.D. through at Vrije University Brussels, Belgium. Her doctoral research examined cultural discourses about trauma and resiliency, the use of narrative therapy to co-construct stories of resiliency after relationship violence and sexual assault. She has worked in the relationship violence and sexual assault victim advocacy field and is currently focused on developing social constructionist counseling practices with the local LGBTQ+ community.