Dr. Parker Wilson received his undergraduate and doctoral training in Los Angeles California. After completing his post-doctoral fellowship, Dr. Wilson moved to Denver, Colorado and opened the Awakened Mind Institute. Committed to expanding the impact of mindfulness based interventions,
Dr. Wilson is a recognized expert in the outpatient treatment of borderline personality disorder (BPD), bipolar depression (BD), complex trauma, major depression, and drug and alcohol addiction.
Dr. Wilson has received instruction in Buddhist psychology and mindfulness meditation from Dr. B Alan Wallace, Dr. Robert Thurman, Dr. Jon Cabot Zinn, Dr. Paul Ekman, Thich Nhat Hahn, Ani Pema Chodron, Ani Tenzin Lhamo, Ani Robina Courtin, Geshe Lobsang Tsephel, and His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama.