Donald B. Weaver, Ph.D.

DONALD B. WEAVER, Ph.D. is a recently retired psychologist in private practice in Dallas, Texas, specializing in the mindfulness-based care of people with chronic insomnia and other stress disorders.

He has been active for 38 years as a practitioner, writer, public speaker and corporate consultant concerning cognitive-behavior therapy, guided imagery and mindfulness techniques for the treatment of stress disorders. He is now actively engaged in writing and speaking concerning mindfulness-based therapy for insomnia.

A member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, he is former Director of and now Consultant to the Insomnia Program at Sleep Medicine Associates of Texas, affiliated with the Sleep Medicine Institute of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas and the Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano.

Dr. Weaver earned his doctorate in psychology at Northwestern University and has been a member of the teaching faculties of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, the University of Texas at Dallas, and the University of Ghana in West Africa.

As a corporate consultant, he has provided training to ARCO; Contel Inc.; Electronic Data Systems; Gardere Wynne Sewell; Health Economics Corporation; Human Affairs International; Intermec Inc.; J.C. Penney; Lennox Industries; Manning, Selvage, and Lee; Miller Brewing Co.; Northern Telecom; Odyssey Healthcare; Personal Performance Consultants; Southland Corporation; Southwest Airlines; Southwestern Bell; and Vitas Healthcare Corporation.