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- Saybrook University
- Dr. Donald Moss
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Donald Moss, Ph.D., BCB, is Dean, College of Integrative Medicine and Health Sciences, at Saybrook University, Oakland, CA. There he has built training programs in biofeedback, clinical hypnosis, integrative mental health, wellness coaching, and integrative/functional nutrition.
Dr. Moss is currently President of the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis. He is also the ethics chair and international certification chair for the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance. He has served as president of Division 30 (hypnosis) of the American Psychological Association, and president of the Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback (AAPB). He is also a member of the International, Interdisciplinary, and Interreligious Research Group on 'Consciousness Studies,' at the Pontifical Academy, "Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum," Rome, Italy.
He has a book to be released in July 2018 with co-author Angele McGrady on Integrative Pathways: Navigating Chronic Illness with a Mind-Body-Spirit Approach (Springer). He also has a book in preparation with co-editor Inna Khazan on Mindfulness, Compassion, and Biofeedback Practice (AAPB) and a book in preparation with co-editor Fredric Shaffer on Physiological Recording Technology and Applications in Biofeedback and Neurofeedback (AAPB).
Moss is co-editor of Foundations of Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback (AAPB, 2016), co-author of Pathways to Illness, Pathways to Health (Springer, 2013), and chief editor of Handbook of Mind-Body Medicine for Primary Care (Sage, 2003) and Humanistic and Transpersonal Psychology (Greenwood, 1998).
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- Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise Clinical Psychology / Mental Health Anxiety Disorders Consciousness & Spirituality Studies Spirituality Health Psychology Health and Wellness Integrative Medicine Biofeedback and Neurofeedback Psychophysiology Psychophysiology
- Education History
Degree Institution Year PhD Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA 1984 MA Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA 1974 2 Diplomas University of Vienna Summer School, Strobl, Austria 1972, 1974 BS Georgetown University, Washington, DC 1971
- Professional Memberships
Role Organization President and Fellow Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis Delegate to Council of Representatives American Psychological Association Past-President and Fellow Division 30 (Society for Psychological Hypnosis) Past-President Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback Member, Training Consultant in Applied Hypnosis ASCH Member International Society for Neurofeedback and Research Senior Fellow, Board Member, International Chair, Ethics Chair Biofeedback Certification International Alliance Delegate to Council International Society of Hypnosis Advisory Board International Network of Integrative Mental Health
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Michigan
- Community Involvement
Role Organization Past District Governor Rotary District 6290 Past President Rotary Health and Humanitarian Outreach Project, Medical and Humanitarian Projects in Jamaica, Honduras, Dominican Republic Past Board Member Faith in Action International, Aid Projects in Haiti Past Board Member Thirsting to Serve, International Water Projects in Honduras, Dominican Republic, Haiti Ethics Chair, International Certification Chair Biofeedback Certification International Alliance President Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis Past President Division 30, American Psychological Association Delegate Council of Representatives, American Psychological Association
- Curriculum Vitae
Title Location Date Integrative pathways: Navigating chronic illness with a mind-body-spirit approach. Keynote address to CONSCIENCIA Congress 2019 Puebla, Mexico 2019, March 9 Foundations of general biofeedback. Training at the annual meeting of SEBINE Madrid, Spain 2018, November 21-25 The place of hypnosis in integrative healthcare. Presentation to the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis Las Vegas, Nevada 2018, October 10 Hypnotic interventions in palliative care: Pathways to health. Presentation to the 21st World Congress of Hypnosis Montreal, Quebec 2018, August 23 Heart rate variability as an adjunct to clinical hypnosis. Presentation to the World Congress of Hypnosis Montreal, Quebec 2018, August 23 Fundamentals of clinical hypnosis. Training presented at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology Chicago, IL 2018, September 8-9 Fundamentals of clinical hypnosis: The use of hypnosis in clinical practice. Symposium at the American Psychological Association. San Francisco, CA 2018, August 11 Introduction to clinical hypnosis. Mid-Year Meetings, Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis and APA Division 30 Albany, NY 2018, April 20-22
Khazan, Inna, & Moss, Donald (2018). Mindfulness, acceptance, and compassion in biofeedback practice.. Wheat Ridge, CO: Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback..
McGrady, Angele & Moss, Donald (2018). Integrative pathways: Navigating chronic illness with a mind-body-spirit approach.. New York, NY: Springer.
Moss, Donald, & Shaffer, Fredric (2016). Foundations of Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback. Wheat Ridge, CO: Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback.
McGrady, Angele, & Moss, Donald (2013). Pathways to Illness, Pathways to Health. New York, NY: Springer.
Moss, Donald, McGrady, Angele, Davies, Terrence, & Wickramasekera, Ian (2003). Handbook of Mind-Body Medicine for Primary Care. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Moss, Donald (1998). Humanistic and transpersonal psychology: An historical and biographical sourcebook.. Westport, CT: Greenwood.
Moss, Donald, and Moss, Nancy (Translators) (1987). O. F. Bollnow, Crisis and new beginning: Contributions to a pedagogical anthropology.. Pittsburgh, PA: Duquesne University Press.
Moss, Donald (Translator) (1982). Man, time, and world: Selected studies in anthropological psychology.. Pittsburgh, PA: Duquesne University Press.
- Professional Skills
General Biofeedback, Clinical Hypnosis, Neurofeedback, EMDR, Stress Management, Meditation