Susan Nimmanheminda

Adjunct Faculty

Programs

Contemplative Psychotherapy and Buddhist Psychology

Education

PhD International University for Graduate Studies
MSW University of Denver

LCSW, CAC III, NCPsyA

Susan has been affiliated with Naropa’s MACC Program since 1995.  She is currently the Senior Group Process Teacher and a member of the program’s Leadership Team.  Susan has presented on group dynamics several times at the American Group Psychotherapy Association’s annual meeting and at the International Association of Buddhist Universities.  Her publications include “Adolescent Acting Out in Group Therapy” and “Group as a Mindfulness Practice.”  She co-editing Brilliant Sanity; Buddhist Approaches to Psychotherapy, and co-authoring “Group Therapy Training at Naropa University’s Contemplative Counseling Psychology Program,” which was published in Group; The Journal of the Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society.