Koshin Steven Tierney

Steve Tierney

Koshin Steven Tierney, EdD, LPCC is Professor Emeritus of Counseling Psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies. A licensed psychotherapist and certified addiction specialist, he is the co-founder of the San Francisco Mindfulness Foundation, creating and delivering therapy and services in the areas of recovery and life transitions. Steven has been studying and practicing Buddhism since 1998. He was ordained as a Zen priest by Dairyu Michael Wenger and served as Shuso (Head Student) in 2013.