Michael, Hunter

Adjunct Faculty

Career History

  • Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing School Counselor at William S. Hart Union School District (2018-Present)
  • Adjunct Faculty at Phillips Graduate Institute (2015-Present)
  • Private Practice in Sherman Oaks, CA (2018-Present)
  • Group/Individual Therapist (MFT) at Manifest Recovery Centers (2017-2019)
  • Therapist at Tarzana Treatment Centers (2014-2018)
  • Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing Educator, Canyon Springs Elementary School (2008-2009, 2011-2014)


  • M.A., 2015, Phillips Graduate Institute
  • B.A., 2011, University of California, Santa Barbara

Courses Taught

  • MFC600 Fundamentals of Addiction
  • MFC520 Abnormal Psychology
  • MFC521 and MFC522 Intro to Research II and Professional Project
  • MFC529 Group Dynamics/Practicum

Practice/Areas of Focus

Hunter works extensively with populations such as: Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing, Spanish-speaking, LGBT, and Addiction/Recovery. He also works in a co-therapy team doing intensive work with families, couples, and systems.

Professional Organizations

  • Member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)
  • Member of the American Association for Marital and Family Therapy (AAMFT)