Education that Reflects a Passion for Learning

Bachelor of Science in Psychology: With high honors, Portland State University

Master of Social Work: University of Hawaii

Ph.D. in Psychology: The Fielding Institute

  • Certified Practitioner: Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP)
  • Ericksonian Hypnosis
  • Thought Field Therapy
  • Level 2 NET (NeuroEmotionalTechnique) Practitioner

Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy including:

  • Entrepreneurial Couples
  • Dual Career Couples
  • Asperger/NT Couples
  • Adoption Families
  • Codependency

Professional Credentials: Diplomate of the American Board of Psychological Specialties. Diplomate of the International Academy of Behavioral Medicine, Counseling and Psychotherapy. Diplomate of the National Institute of Sports, Division of Psychologists.

Licenses: Psychologist, Oregon and Washington
Social Worker, Oregon

Putting the Nation’s Brightest Minds Behind Your Growth

“My membership in professional organizations give me the opportunity to interact with my colleagues and discuss new research and therapeutic approaches. Simply put, they make me a better psychologist and consultant, which means you benefit as well.”
– Dr. Kathy Marshack

American College of Forensic Examiners
American Psychological Association
National Association of Sports Psychologists
Oregon Psychological Association
Washington Psychological Association

A Leader in Her Profession

“There is nothing I enjoy more than helping clients one-on-one. But I also recognize that through my books, columns, speaking engagements, and global remote education I can help many more people overcome their solitary struggles and lead the kind of lives they’ve always wanted.”
– Dr. Kathy Marshack

When Empathy Fails – How to stop those hell-bent on destroying you (Self-Published, US~Observer, 2018)
ENTREPRENEURIAL COUPLES: Making It Work at Work and at Home (Davies-Black Publishers, 1998)
Out of Mind – Out of Sight: Parenting with a Partner with Asperger Syndrome (ASD) (Self-Published, Create Space, 2013)
Life with a Partner or Spouse with Asperger Syndrome: Going over the Edge?
(Autism Asperger Publishing Company, 2009)
Sixty Things To Do When You Turn Sixty (Sellers Publishing, Inc., 2006)

Columnist: “Families In Business” – Previously published in business journals

Speaker: See speaker’s resume for complete list.
Includes: Inc. 500, Society for Human Resource Management, CARSTAR, Benedictine College