Jason Lerner

Adjunct Faculty
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
AAMFT Approved Clinical Supervisor Candidate

Career History

  • Adjunct Faculty at Phillips Graduate Institute (2021-Present)
  • Private Practice in Pasadena, CA & Highland Park, CA (2018-Present)
  • Mental Health Therapist at Tarzana Treatment Centers (2018-2020)
  • Before becoming an MFT, Jason worked in the entertainment industry from 2004-2016.


  • M.A., Psychology, Phillips Graduate University
  • M.F.A, Writing for Screen and Television, University of Southern California
  • B.A., English, Tulane University

Courses Taught

  • MFC 521 Introduction to Research II
  • MFC 522 Professional Project
  • MFC 531 Applied Therapeutic Methodology: Relational Therapy I
  • MFC 534 Applied Therapeutic Methodology: Relational Therapy II

Practice/Areas of Focus

Jason is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in private practice in Highland Park, CA. Jason works with adult individuals and adult couples as well as creatives. His areas of focus include life transitions, life purpose, relational challenges, and personal development.

Professional Organizations

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