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John Nash, Ph.D.
MA in Counseling & Psycological Services Program - Adjunct Associate Professor

(952) 844-0619

Dr. Nash received his B.S. in Biology/Biochemistry from Princeton University and a Master’s degree from the Institute for Neurological Science at the University of Pennsylvania. His Psychology Ph.D. is from the University of California, Santa Barbara, where his dissertation involved human EEG research on attention and perception. He received National Institutes of Health-sponsored postdoctoral training in one of the first Behavioral Medicine training programs in the U.S., at the New Jersey Medical School. He completed his postdoctoral internship at the Clinical Psychology Department, Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. He has worked with psychological, emotional and physical problems (most often depression, anxiety, pain, sleep disorders, ADHD and autism spectrum disorders) for more than 25 years, using cognitive behavior therapy, family therapy and biofeedback/neurofeedback. Dr. Nash teaches Psychophysiology and Personality Theories at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. He has been president of the International Society for Neurofeedback and Research and currently participates on the Advisory Board of the International Society for Neurofeedback and Research (ISNR) Research Foundation, which he helped establish. Dr. Nash presently operates a clinic, Behavioral Medicine Associates, Inc. in Edina with his wife, Elizabeth Nash, M.A., L.M.F.T., AT-R.