Dr. Cushman attended graduate studies in a Rabbinic seminary, earned a M.A. in American Studies (history concentration), a M.A. in Couples and Family Therapy, and the Ph.D. in Psychology. He has always been dedicated to interdisciplinarity; his work as a psychotherapist began in 1976, and university teaching and professional writing have always been a source of much meaning for him. His trademark integration of psychology, history, politics, philosophy, and Judaica has resulted in 2 books, 45 articles and chapters, and 51 presentations.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
cultural history, hermeneutics, psychodynamic psychotherapy
politics, athletics, historical fiction, Judaica, hiking