Address

2130 Arapahoe Ave,
Boulder, CO 80302

Contact Information

Call: +1 303-444-0202

Email: iwickramasekera@naropa.edu

Ian Wickramasekera II, PsyD

Assistant Professor

Naropa University

Dr. Ian Wickramasekera has a lifelong fascination with topics such as Affective Neuroscience, Biofeedback, Bon-Buddhism, Empathy, Hypnosis, Lucid Dreaming, Mind/Body Medicine, and Transpersonal Psychology.  His research into these areas has won him a number of awards such as the Clark L. Hull Award for Scientific Excellence in Hypnosis and the Milton H. Erickson Award for Scientific Excellence in Clinical Hypnosis from the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis. Dr. Ian also won the Distinguished Early Career Contributions to Hypnosis award from the American Psychological Association as well as from the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis.  He is a Science Editor for the American Journal Of Clinical Hypnosis.  Dr. Ian enjoys biking, hiking, making music, meditating, and running when he isn’t at work and/or reading an obscure tome of ancient lore. Research papers can be found at:  https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ian_Wickramasekera2

Education

  1. 2001

    PsyD

    Illinois School of Professional Psychology (APA Approved) - Chicago, Illinois
  2. 1992

    BS

    University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

Awards & Honors

  • 2015
    Awarded Fellow Status
    Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis
  • 2015
    Clark L Hull Award for Scientific Excellence
    American Society of Clinical Hypnosis
  • 2008
    Milton H. Erickson Award for Scientific Excellence
    American Society of Clinical Hypnosis