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Alan Forrest

Radford University
Alan Forrest, Ed.D. is a Professor in the Department of Counselor Education at Radford University. Alan is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist. He has facilitated mindfulness/meditation training seminars, workshops, and retreats. In addition to his personal mindfulness meditation practice, Alan has led, and co-led, mindfulness retreats for undergraduate and graduate college students, medical students, medical faculty, school faculty and staff, human service and mental health professionals, hospital personnel, educators, young adults and others. He is actively involved in infusing mindfulness into both his counseling practice and into the college classroom. He is interested in mindfulness pedagogy and facilitates weekly mindfulness practice groups at Radford University for faculty, staff, and students.