MA, CMF Associate Marriage & Family Therapist # 96636
Brian Shiers is a senior teacher for the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center and serves as a mentor in the MARC Training in Mindfulness Facilitation (TMF) program. With an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology and a Master's degree in Marriage & Family Therapy with an emphasis on Interpersonal Neurobiology. Brian utilizes the body’s role in developing a flexible mind and emotional intelligence in coping with anxiety and depression. He has spent two years working in a school-based therapy program for elementary-age children, and currently leads 3-day silent retreats for law enforcement in the Pacific Northwest.