Version 2Seth Zuihō Segall is a Zen priest and psychologist who is the science writer for the Mindfulness Research Monthly and a Chaplain Associate at White Plains Hospital. He is a retired member of the clinical faculty of the Yale School of Medicine and a former Director of Psychology at Waterbury Hospital. He is affiliated with White Plains Zen where he received shukke tokudo in 2016.  He is the editor of Encountering Buddhism: Western Psychology and Buddhist Teachings published by SUNY Press in 2003. His new book,
Buddhism and Human Flourishing: A Modern Western Perspective will be published in the spring of 2020 by Palgrave MacMillan. He is not an authorized teacher and makes no special claims to knowledge or authority. You can visit his author page at He can be contacted at: [email protected]