Marjorie Schuman, Ph.D.

Marjorie Schuman, Ph.D.

Marjorie Schuman, Ph.D.  is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in mindfulness-informed psychodynamic/ relational psychotherapy. Currently in private practice in Santa Barbara,  Dr. Schuman is also a psychoanalyst and faculty of the Los Angeles Institute and Society for Psychoanalytic Studies. She co-founded The Center for Mindfulness and Psychotherapy in Santa Monica.


Dr. Schuman is the author of Mindfulness-Informed Relational Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis: Inquiring Deeply, forthcoming from Routledge Press in January 2017.

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Blogs by Marjorie Schuman, Ph.D.

The Dharma of Politics

The first noble truth the Buddha taught was that disease, aging and death are unavoidable forms of suffering (dukkha) which afflict all creatures.  We see analogous events in the body of the planet, where events such as volcanic eruptions,  earthquakes, and fires can erupt without warning.    So, too, the social body is afflicted with its… Read more »

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