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Donald McCown


Ph.D.
PhD, MAMS (Master of Applied Meditation Studies), MSS (Master of Social Service), Licensed Social Worker

Donald McCown is Assistant Professor of Health, Co-Director of the Center for Contemplative Studies, and Program Director for the Minor in Contemplative Studies at West Chester University. He is primary author of Teaching Mindfulness and New World Mindfulness, and author of The Ethical Space of Mindfulness in Clinical Practice.

E-mail: dmccown@wcupa.edu
Basic Info
Institution: West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Department: Health
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Street Address: 855 S. New St.
City: West Chester
State/ Province/ Region: PA
Postal/ Zip Code: 19383
Country: United States
Phone: 215-913-8866
Work Phone: 215-913-8866
About Yourself
Discipline: Health
Category: Academics
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Books

McCown, D. (2013). The ethical space of mindfulness in clinical practice. London: Jessica Kingsley.

McCown, D. & Micozzi, M. (2012). New World Mindfulness: From the Founding Fathers, Emerson, and Thoreau to your personal practice. Rochester, VT: Inner Traditions.

Micozzi, M., with McCown, D. (2011). Vital healing: Energy and spirit in traditional Indian, Tibetan, and Middle Eastern medicine. London: Jessica Kingsley.

McCown, D., Reibel, D., & Micozzi, M. (2010). Teaching mindfulness: A practical guide for clinicians and educators. New York: Springer.

Books Under Contract

McCown, D., Reibel, D., & Micozzi, M.(Eds.) (due 2014). Fundamentals of Mindfulness: A Cross-Cultural & International Handbook. Edinburgh: Elsevier.

McCown, D., Reibel, D., & Micozzi, M. (due 2015). Teaching mindfulness: A practical guide for clinicians and educators, Second Edition. New York: Springer.

Chapters

McCown, D. & Micozzi, M. (In Press). Mind-Body Thought and Practice from Britain to Early and Late America. In M. Micozzi (Ed.), Fundamentals of complementary/ alternative and integrative medicine, fifth edition. New York: Saunders Elsevier.

McCown, D. (2014). “East meets West in the pedagogy of the mindfulness-based interventions.” In Ie, A., C. Ngnoumen, and E. Langer (Eds.). Wiley-Blackwell handbook of mindfulness. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

McCown, D. & Reibel, D. (2009). Mindfulness and mindfulness-based stress reduction. In A. Weil (Ed.), Integrative psychiatry. New York: Oxford.

McCown, D. & Micozzi, M. (2009). Mind-body thought and practice in early and late America. In M. Micozzi (Ed.), Fundamentals of complementary/ alternative and integrative medicine, fourth edition. New York: Saunders Elsevier.

Journal Articles

McCown, D. (2004). Cognitive and perceptual benefits of meditation. Seminars in Integrative Medicine, 2(4): 148-151.

McCown, D. (2004). Comments on mind energetics. Seminars in Integrative Medicine, 2(3): 124-125.

McCown, D. (2004). The problems of passionate chess: Helping business strategists change the rules of the game through applied meditation. In Gopalkrishnan, S. (ed.) (2004). Organizational Wisdom: Proceedings of the Eastern Academy of Management 41st Annual Meeting, 2360-2382.

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