Joshua  Manney

Joshua Manney, MS, LMFT

Adjunct Faculty Member



Josh is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Registered Associated Professional Clinical Counselor and Adjunct Professor in the M.S. Counseling Psychology Marital and Family Therapy (MFT) Program at California Lutheran University. Josh currently works in Private Practice serving adults who are experiencing anxiety, life transitions, issues with being neurodiverse, and career issues. Josh received his License to practice Marriage and Family Therapy in 2023 and is currently pursuing licensure as a Professional Clinical Counselor. Josh has experience working in non-profit’s, county mental health, and transitioned into this career field after spending 16 years as a financial manager with the U.S. Department of Defense.


M.S. - Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lock Haven University

B.S. - Business Administration from University of Maryland Global Campus


Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Associate Professional Clinical Counselor. Trained in a variety of therapy models; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Focused Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Self Compassion in Psychotherapy, Mindful Self Compassion, Mindfulness, and Cognitive Behavior Therapy.