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About Dr Linda James Myers

Professor Emerita The Ohio State University College of Arts and Sciences
Department of African American and African Studies
College of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health 

Board of Directors, Marcus Garvey Institute for Human Development
A Global Evolution Expanding Human Consciousness
Director, Optimal Psychology Pillar II

Former Dean, Graduate School of Psychology, New College of California
Former Executive Director, The Center for Optimal Thought


  • Developed the theory of Optimal Psychology

  • Created Belief Systems Analysis psychotherapeutic/ psychoeducational approach

  • Author of 3 single-authored and 2 co-edited books; 25 book chapters; 50+ refereed journal articles

  • Work used by mental health practitioners nationally and internationally with great success over 25 years

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