About Dr. Wilson
Dr. Wilson received his master’s and doctorate degrees in Clinical Psychology from Sofia University (formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology). He graduated cum laude from the University of Texas at Austin where he received a B.A. in Anthropology and a B.A. in Psychology with Special Degree Honors. He has extensive training and experience from leading institutions, such as Stanford University and nationally and state accredited hospitals, which utilize cutting-edge, evidenced-based treatments. He is a certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) facilitator and received his formal training from Dr. Bob Stahl and Dr. Maryanna Klatt of Ohio State University School of Allied Medicine. Dr. Wilson is the only MBSR certified psychologist in Austin, and he has facilitated mindfulness trainings in a variety of settings ranging from inpatient psychiatric facilities to corporate offices.
Dr. Wilson began his formal training working with at-risk youth and adult substance abusers. He furthered his education by participating in Sofia University/Stanford University Health Psychology research and working under the supervision of Dr. Fred Luskin of Stanford University. He expanded his education and understanding of mental health while providing treatment at inpatient facilities where he served severely mentally ill and forensic patients.
Additionally, Dr. Wilson has provided services to working adults through accelerate trainings, which reduce employee stress while increasing their well-being and job performance.
Currently, Dr. Wilson is researching and refining his evidenced-based treatments/trainings, which primarily use mindfulness and positive psychology. He is presently offering psychotherapy and counseling services for adults and adolescents who are seeking to gain a greater understanding of themselves while cultivating more happiness and meaning in their lives. Additionally, Dr. Wilson offers career and performance consultation services, which help people to find more meaning and happiness in their work while improving the overall quality and efficiency of their work
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