Longtime teacher of mindfulness meditation for mood
Dr. Stuart Eisendrath is a psychiatrist who cares for patients with depressive disorders. He leads groups in mindfulness-based cognitive therapy to treat depression and anxiety. He was the UCSF Depression Center's founding director.
Eisendrath's research has focused on using mindfulness-based cognitive therapy to treat depression.
Eisendrath earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed a residency in psychiatry at UCSF, where he also completed a fellowship in psychiatry consultation.
Eisendrath is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He has authored many books on psychiatric disorders and using mindfulness to treat depression.
Medical College of Wisconsin, 1974
UCSF, Psychiatry, 1978
UCSF, Psychiatry Consultation, 1979
Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Psychiatry