Professional Bio


  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, emphasis in Depth Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute, Carpinteria, CA, 2000
  • M.S., Counseling, emphasis in Community Counseling, Winona State University, Winona, MN, 1982
  • B.A., English, Teacher Certification for Secondary Education, University of Texas, Austin, TX, 1966

Recent Academic & Professional Experience

  • Regis University, Associate Professor, Graduate Counseling, Clinical & Internship Coordinator, 2004-present
  • Private practice, Adult Education,  Denver, CO; Casper, WY; Colorado Springs, CO, 1985-presen

Certifications & Expertise

Practice Licensure

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), State of Colorado

Practice Credentials

  • Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC)

Professional Memberships

  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Colorado Counseling Association (CCA)

Research & Scholarship

Recent Presentations

Sablatura P, Cuccia D, Maguire, Strauss. A Dynamic Feedback Model for Group Facilitator Training. 2015 Colorado Counseling Association Annual Conference. Denver, CO: Poster/Platform. April 10, 2015.
Sablatura P.  Leading Groups with Courage, Presence, and Vulnerability. Colorado Group Psychotherapy Society Annual Conference, Boulder, CO: Keynote Address.  November 1-2, 2014.

Stratton JS, DeBell C, Cates J, Huntington J, Sablatura P. Uh oh! Missed opportunities, do-overs, and lessons learned in counselor supervision. Rocky Mountain Association of Counselor Education and Supervision. Jackson Hole, WY: Platform. October, 2014.

Sablatura, P. (2012). Nature Meditations and Night Visitations. Annual Conference of Association for Spiritual, Ethical, and Religious Values in Counseling (ASERVIC, a division of the American Counseling Association); Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Sablatura, P. and Schreiber, A. (2010) Ecotherapy: Counseling as if the World Mattered. Rocky Mountain Association for Counselor Educators and Supervisors (RMACES) Conference Jackson Hole, Wyoming.


Awards & Recognition

  • Regis University, Doctoral Studies Grant, 2006
  • Co-author “A Comparison of Clinical Training for Practicum: On-Site Counseling Lab vs. Off-Site Clinical Placement” for technology equipment for practicum lab, Sponsored Projects Academic Research Council (SPARC), Regis University, $2,091, 2006.


Community Involvement and Service