Prof Willem Kuyken
Willem Kuyken is the Ritblat Professor of Mindfulness & Psychological at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom and Director of the Oxford Mindfulness Centre. His work focuses on depression and its prevention and treatment. In particular, his research examines how mindfulness and mindfulness-based programs can prevent depression and enhance human potential across the lifespan.
Dr. Kuyken has published more than 100 journal articles, including key papers on the effectiveness, mechanisms and implementation of mindfulness-based programs. Together with Christina Feldman, he wrote Mindfulness – Ancient Wisdom Meets Modern Psychology, published in 2019 by Guilford Press.