PhD student in the East–West Psychology degree program at CIIS. Marie Thouin

PhD Graduate
East–West Psychology


Marie Thouin PhD, graduated from the East-West Psychology department in Spring 2021. She is the Founder of Love InSight, a Mindful Dating Coaching practice where she supports people of all ages, genders, and sexual/relationship orientations to navigate the path of intimate love in a growth-oriented mindset. Marie's doctoral dissertation investigated the experience of compersion (empathic joy) in consensually nonmonogamous relationships. Her research interests also include somatic sexology and erotic mindfulness. Marie serves as Editor at the International Journal of Transpersonal Studies, a leading peer-reviewed publication in the field of whole-person psychology. You can find out more about Marie's work at and 

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