Lunch & Learn January 8, 2020: Rebooting your Personal Operating System for the New Year

You may have heard me speak or write about imagining your mind as "Your Psychological “Operating System" with cognitive “programs” that guide how you think about yourself, get along with others, and perform at work and at home. And, to improve our operating system, we must deal with “Overcoming Your Psychological “Code Debt” – the [...]

8-Week Men’s Adulthood Group Starts April 2017

What does adulthood mean for men in 2017? And what does science say makes a happy adulthood? Is there an optimum way to communicate your emotions in relationships? How can you make the most of the victories and losses in your past, and set positive goals for the future? How can you connect with nature [...]

Second Annual Oregon Ecopsychology Symposium: The Psychology of Interdependence | June 10-11, 2016

I wanted to share news about this second annual event happening in June. This is an incredible group of local speakers, with more being added daily, and the value is outstanding. We had a very powerful experience last year and many new connections were made. The Lewis & Clark campus is beautiful in June. Come [...]

Dr. Thomas Doherty Adds Southeast Portland Office

Hey Folks! I'm excited to now be practicing in TWO convenient locations in Portland. I remain at the green (LEED Platinum rated) NuMiss Building in the historic N. Mississippi Avenue neighborhood (where I still have view of Mt. Hood on a good day). I'm also available to see clients in Southeast Portland at Portland Family Health on [...]

By |2017-03-30T13:53:55-07:00February 8th, 2016|Announcements|0 Comments

Fund the Therapy Yurt!

Help Mitch get a yurt from Mitchell Bacon on Vimeo. A former student of mine Mitchell Bacon has a droll DIY video for his great Therapy Yurt Indiegogo crowd funding project. He plans to move his psychotherapy office into a yurt in the undeveloped backyard of a holistic health center in Portland. His vision is to create [...]

“Psychology and Nature” Video

On Wednesday, November 19, 2014, I recorded a short video on "Psychology and Nature" with psychology professor Tatiana Snyder and videographer Michael Annus of Portland Community College (PCC). Tatiana has collaborated with Michael to create a series of videos for students about psychologists who do interesting kinds of work, including sports psychology and neuropsychology. Tatiana was originally [...]

By |2016-12-05T17:21:40-08:00November 25th, 2014|Announcements, Ecopsychology, Media, video|0 Comments

A note about the vote…

  All respect to Russell Brand and to those who do not vote out of principle. To others, make sure to get your ballot in. I'm big on voting—even if it’s not as much fun as my first vote in the mysterious old curtained mechanical voting booths in Buffalo, or as classic as putting my [...]

Thomas Joseph Doherty on Google Scholar

Thomas Joseph Doherty on Google Scholar:   ABOUT: Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you [...]

By |2016-11-21T14:00:43-08:00November 1st, 2013|Announcements, articles|0 Comments

Mindfulness and Sustainability: Zen practices for a resilient self and planet With Thomas Doherty and Gregory Hill

We will explore the intersections of personal and environmental sustainability in the light of Zen Buddhist teaching and practice. Participants will work to recognize, validate, and celebrate their perceptions and emotions regarding the natural environment, nurture themselves, and engage in grounded action that manifests their unique sustainability visions. The day will also have an introduction [...]

Conservation Psychology Institute – San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research

SAVE THE DATES Tuesday afternoon – October 15, 2013 to Friday noon – October 18, 2013 San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research Escondido, California Antioch University New England has joined together with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and San Diego Zoo Global to run an intensive 4-day Conservation Psychology Institute (CPI). The Institute is [...]

By |2016-11-21T14:00:46-08:00February 26th, 2013|Announcements, Ecopsychology, Events, Workshop|0 Comments