Integration made visible is kindness and compassion
Neural integration – the linkage among differentiated aspects of the brain – allows for flexibility and adaptability, and expresses itself outwardly as harmony, kindness and compassion.
UCLA Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Dr. Siegel is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine and the founding co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center at UCLA. An award-winning educator, he is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and recipient of several honorary fellowships. Dr. Siegel is also the Executive Director of the Mindsight Institute, an educational organization, which offers online learning and in-person seminars that focus on how the development of mindsight in individuals, families and communities can be enhanced by examining the interface of human relationships and basic biological processes. His psychotherapy practice includes children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. He serves as the Medical Director of the LifeSpan Learning Institute and on the Advisory Board of the Blue School in New York City, which has built its curriculum around Dr. Siegel’s Mindsight approach.
In The Media
New book helps parents become present with their kids
Good Morning America Interview
Presence, Parenting and the Planet
Dan @ Google
Mind, Self and Consciousness
Dr. Dan Siegel
While many schools of psychotherapy have held that our early experiences with our caretakers have a powerful impact on our adult functioning, there have been
Whatever one’s political beliefs—and I myself live in a family with many disparate views represented—one thing is clear: there are psychological consequences to the protracted
Learn With Dr. Dan Siegel
The Mindsight Approach to Well-Being: A Comprehensive Course in Interpersonal Neurobiology
Aware: The Science and Practice of Presence
Learn about the science that underlies meditation’s effectiveness.
Attachment in Couples Therapy
Developing a Resilient Mind
Wheel of Awareness
Learn the basics of Dan’s groundbreaking mindfulness practice, the Wheel of Awareness, that has been used with hundreds of thousands of people around the world.
Invite Dan to Speak
Dr. Dan Siegel’s unique ability to make complicated scientific concepts easy to understand and exciting has led him to be invited to address diverse local, national and international groups of mental health professionals, neuroscientists, corporate leaders, educators, parents, public administrators, healthcare providers, policy-makers, and clergy.
He has been invited to lecture for the King of Thailand, Pope John Paul II, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Google, Apple, Microsoft, Intel, Nike and the Parliaments of the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Ireland.