Dr. Paul Condon is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Southern Oregon University in Ashland, Oregon and a meditation teacher with the Foundation for Active Compassion. His research examines the social and relational processes that contribute to health and well-being, with an emphasis on compassion and mindfulness training. His research on meditation is also informed by Buddhist philosophy. At SOU, Dr. Condon teaches Health Psychology, Science of Mindfulness and Compassion, Stress Management, Statistics, Writing & Research, and General Psychology. He completed his Ph.D. at Northeastern University in Boston, MA and his B.A. at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA.