Rebecca C. Mandeville (licensed Marriage, Family Therapist, MFC #43860) is a licensed Psychotherapist (LMFT) and Certified Complex Trauma Professional (CCTP); recognized Family Systems expert; and the author of Rejected, Shamed, and Blamed: Help and Hope for Adults in the Family Scapegoat Role. She served as Core Faculty at the world-renowned Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, where she first began identifying, defining, describing, and bringing attention to what she named (for research purposes) Family Scapegoating Abuse (FSA).
Rebecca has been serving clients in clinics and in her Psychotherapy and Adult Survivors of FSA Recovery Coaching practices for over 20 years. She writes regularly on her ‘Scapegoat Recovery’ blog and is a guest author for various online Mental Health organizations, including Psych Central, Paces Connection, and the C-PTSD Foundation. She has been a featured speaker at conferences addressing a wide-range of topics, including Non-Dual Wisdom and Psychotherapy, Integral Psychology, and Systemic Dysfunction in the Workplace. She is also the creator of the Family Scapegoating Abuse (FSA) Recovery Coaching™ process, which was designed to help those seeking relief from the psycho-emotional distress caused by being in the ‘family scapegoat’ role.
When not serving clients, she enjoys spending time with her partner and animals at her home on the Oregon Coast, where she finds inspiration for compassion-based, integral living.