Why we love Cassandra....
Cassandra’s calming, grounding meditations are perfect for navigating the challenges of pregnancy and motherhood in today’s hectic world.
Cassandra Vieten, Ph.D., is president and CEO of the Institute of Noetic Sciences and a scientist in the Mind-Body Medicine Research Group at California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute. Her research has focused on spirituality, health, and the development of mindfulness-based interventions for emotional well-being. Her primary interest lies in how psychology, biology, and spirituality interact to affect experience and behavior. She completed her pre- and postdoctoral research training at The University of California, San Francisco, working primarily on the biological and psychological underpinnings of addiction and alcoholism. She received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies, where her clinical training focused on the integration of Eastern philosophy and spirituality into psychotherapy.