Image of Helané Wahbeh, Associated Full Professor in the Integral and Transpersonal Psychology program at California Institute of Integral (CIIS) in San Francisco, CA Helané Wahbeh

Associated Full Professor
Integral and Transpersonal Psychology
School of Consciousness and Transformation

Master in Clinical Research, Oregon Health and Science University

Naturopathic Doctor, National College of Natural Medicine; BA, University of California, Berkeley

Helané Wahbeh is the Director of Research at the Institute of Noetic Sciences and an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Neurology at Oregon Health & Science University. Dr. Wahbeh is clinically trained as a naturopathic physician and research trained with a Master of Clinical Research and two post-doctoral research fellowships. She has published on and spoken internationally about her studies on complementary and alternative medicine, mind-body medicine, stress, and posttraumatic stress disorder and their relationships to physiology, health and healing. Her VET-MIND study funded by the National Institutes of Health examined the mechanisms of meditation for combat veterans with PTSD. Her current research interests include healing stress and trauma, examining mechanisms of mind-body medicine, and rigorously studying extended human capacities. Dr. Wahbeh’s extensive meditation training includes the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Training by Jon Kabat-Zinn, a four-year Meditation Teacher Training with CoreLight, and a 19-year regular meditation practice.

Helane Wahbeh's CV

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