Author profile

Michael Eisen

Dr. Michael Eisen, Ph.D., is a Clinical Psychologist, mindfulness trainer, and tech consultant.

linkedin Michael EisenMichael is a Clinical Psychologist, mindfulness trainer, advisor to mental health startups, and Associate Clinical Tutor at UCL.

As a therapist in private practice, Michael draws on a range of methods, especially mindfulness-based therapies.

Work Experience

  • 2023-Present: Advisor, Saline Health
  • 2022-Present: Associate Clinical Tutor, University College London
  • 2022-Present: Content Developer, The Sleep School
  • 2019-Present: Founder, Second Arrow Mindful Therapy
  • 2023: Advisor, Upheal
  • 2022: Clinical Psychologist, Waltham Forest Mood, Anxiety, and Personality Service (NHS)
  • 2017-2022: Clinical Associate, City Psychology Group
  • 2015-2019: Clinical Psychologist, North London Forensic Service (NHS)
  • 2017-2018: Staff Reflective Practice Lead, Mind in the City, Hackney, and Waltham Forest
  • 2012-2015: Trainee Clinical Psychologist, University College London
  • 2010-2012: Independent Mental Health Advocate, Mind in the City, Hackney, and Waltham Forest

First- and Second-Author Publications

  • Sinclair, M. & Eisen, M. (2020). The little depression workbook. Crimson. (Link)
  • Sinclair, M., Gil-Rodriguez, E. & Eisen, M. (2021). The little anxiety workbook. Crimson. (Link)
  • Eisen, M. (Nov, 2023). Why aren’t you doing deliberate practice? The British Psychological Society.

Education & Degrees

Why Should You Trust What Michael Writes?

Michael is highly experienced as a therapist and, as a Clinical Psychologist, also trained to interpret and evaluate academic research.

Michael’s website,, provides more information regarding the mindfulness therapy he provides.

A Personal Message From Michael

As a therapist, my work is rooted in mindfulness. As a tech consultant and writer, I am interested in how therapy can be more helpful to more people.

– Michael