Roy Barsness’ “Last Lecture”

Join students, alumni, staff, faculty, and our families to celebrate and say “goodbye” to our beloved professor Dr. Roy Barsness as he delivers his “Last Lecture” as Professor of Counseling Psychology at The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology.

All are welcome! The event will occur onsite in the large classroom but will also be available to access virtually. For those planning to participate onsite, masks are strongly recommended. If you are joining us online, we will send you the link by which to participate on June 8.


Dr. Barsness holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology, an MA in Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary, and a Postgraduate Certificate in Marriage and Family Practices from the Los Angeles Family Institute, and he has completed an intensive training program in Psychoanalytic Theory from the Northwest Alliance for Psychoanalytic Studies.

Dr. Barsness is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Christian Association of Psychology, the Center for Object Relations, and the Northwest Alliance for Psychoanalytic Studies. He is also the founder and director of the Relationally Focused Psychodynamic Therapy Post-Graduate Certificate.