Diane Reibel, PhD
Diane Reibel, Ph.D. is the Director of the Mindfulness Institute at the Marcus Institute of Integrative Health and Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. She has trained under the direction of Jon Kabat-Zinn, PhD, and has completed the most advanced teacher training at the Center for Mindfulness at University of Massachusetts Medical Center. She has been teaching MBSR for over 20 years to patients and healthcare professionals as well as to groups in educational and corporate settings.
In addition to her passion for teaching mindfulness, she studies the physiologic effects and health outcomes of mindfulness training and her research is published and widely cited in both scientific journals and the popular press. Dr. Reibel is co-author of the book, Teaching Mindfulness: A Practical Guide for Clinicians and Educators and co-editor of Resources for Teaching Mindfulness: An International Handbook.