Faculty Profile: Denise Scatena

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Denise Scatena

School: Clinical Psychology

Dr. Scatena received her doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley and is a licensed clinical psychologist. Her clinical and research work and interests reflect her view regarding the importance of the multiple dimensions that contribute to the human experience including cognitive, psychodynamic, relational, cultural, humanistic-existential, and psychospiritual aspects. Specific interests include the integration of contemplative practices and Buddhist psychology with Western psychology and psychotherapy, indigenous and Western science world views and ways of knowing, applications of mindfulness-based approaches to psychotherapy and complementary health care, and early childhood attachment and child and adult development. Research areas include spirituality and mindfulness in health, self-care, clinical training and professional development; psychotherapy and community services; cultural issues in education and counseling, and women's health issues.

Curriculum Vitae

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