Roger N. Walsh

Professor, Psychiatry & Human Behavior
School of Medicine

Philosophy and Anthropology
School of Humanities

PH.D., University of Queensland, Australia


M.D., University of Queensland, Australia

Phone: (949) 824-6604
Fax: (949) 824-7012
Email: rwalsh@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
B140D Medical Sciences 1
Mail Code: 1675
Irvine, CA 92697


Research
Interests
Asian psychologies, Asian philosophies, Asian religions, Buddhism, ecology, meditation,exceptional psychological wellbeing, postconventional development, transpersonal psychology
   
Research
Abstract
Dr. Walsh is involved in six research areas: 1) comparison of different schools of psychology and psychotherapy, especially existential, humanistic and cognitive perspectives, 2) studies of Asian psychologies and philosophies, 3) the effects of meditation, 4) transpersonal psychology, which explores exceptional psychological wellbeing, 5) the psychology of religion and 6) the psychology of human survival: an examination of the psychological causes and conseuqences of the current global crises.
   
Publications Walsh R and Vaughan F (eds). Paths Beyond Ego: The Transpersonal Vision. Los Angeles: J.P. Tarcher, 1993.
   
  Walsh R. The Transpersonal Movement: A history and state of the art. Journal of Transpersonal Psychology, 1993, 25:123-140.
   
  Walsh R. The ecological imperative. Re Vision, 1993, 16:50-52.
   
  Walsh R. Two Asian psychologies and their implications for Western psychotherapists, American Journal of Psychotherapy, 1988, XLIII:543-560.
   
   
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Last updated 04/22/2002