The Berlin Experience

By Nathan Long, Ed.D. President, Saybrook Unviersity As many of you may know, Saybrook is going global through a partnership with TCS Education System and its colleges and universities. Our inaugural trip for Education Beyond Borders will take us to Berlin to examine the issues of immigration from a global context. Even though this experience has… Read more »

What Does a Wellness Coach Do?

By Dr. Devorah Curtis, Ph.D., B.C.C. A faculty member from Saybrook University’s new master’s degree program in Integrative Wellness Coaching talks about the increased demand for the sought-after coaching curriculum and how it can be applied in a variety of health care settings. The role of a certified wellness coach is often misunderstood. Some people… Read more »

Two Ways Saybrook is Going Global

By Nathan Long, Ed.D. President, Saybrook Unviersity Now more than ever, globally engaged individuals can become the critically needed leaders our communities need. When we look back on this point in history, it will become increasingly apparent that our institution’s commitment to developing learners with a global focus and interdisciplinary approach is essential. International Education… Read more »

Election 2016: Politics in The Age of Polarization

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Saybrook University’s own Dr. Stanley Krippner engages in a round table discussion with long-time faculty member, author, and existential psychologist Dr. Kirk Schneider about the fractured condition of our society in the days leading up to the 2016 presidential election.

#ThisIsSaybrook

As a non-profit, private, regionally accredited institution conceived in 1964, Saybrook University reimagines higher education.

By Saybrook University President Nathan Long, Ed.D. I have had some significant time to think about a great deal with respect to our wonderful Saybrook University. As a non-profit, private, regionally accredited institution conceived in 1964 and officially launched in the mid-1970s, the original idea put forward by established scholars like Rollo May, Abraham Maslow,… Read more »

Feldenkrais Research Journal Returns

Saybrook University Mind-Body Medicine student and Feldenkrais Method practitioner revives a critical venue for scholarly discourse.

  Saybrook University Mind-Body Medicine student and Feldenkrais Method practitioner revives a critical venue for scholarly discourse. By Cliff Smyth, M.S., Ph.D. Student What is the Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education? Israeli physicist Moshe Feldenkrais once wrote: “Movement is life. Life is a process. Improve the quality of the process and you improve the quality… Read more »

Envisioning Transformative Social Change

How Saybrook University scholar-activists can bring about positive social change visions, strategies, and solutions for the world. By Joel Federman, Ph.D.  We are living in a time of transformative social change. Around the world, people are becoming aware and connected in very different ways than ever before. We have increased access to information about the… Read more »

Saybrook Nutrition Student on Integrative & Functional Nutrition in Clinical Practice

Brianne Morwood - student of Saybrook’s Integrative and Functional Nutrition Program

  Brianne Morwood, RD, CD, LDN, is  a dietitian and a student in the first cohort of Saybrook’s new Master’s of Science Program in Integrative and Functional Nutrition. Another student in this cohort, Karmen Gregg, is interviewing the cohort members and creating blog postings about each.  Here are Brianne’s responses to a series of interview… Read more »

Saybrook Doctoral Student Creates Blog Series on Mindfulness & Self-Care

Shannon McLain, MS, is a doctoral student in the College of Integrative Medicine and Health Sciences

Shannon McLain, MS, is a doctoral student in the College of Integrative Medicine and Health Sciences. She recently led a workshop for members of the community at The Healing Space, in Houston Texas, focusing on self-care and self-compassion.  Here she blogs about her the importance of self-compassion, and some initial self-care practices to build self-compassion…. Read more »