Dr. Aileen McCabe-Maucher earned her doctorate in clinical social work from the University of Pennsylvania and is the author of the books, The Inner Peace Diet (Penguin, 2008) and Complete Self-Care (Cognella Academic, 2020). Dr. McCabe-Maucher earned a masters degree from Widener University and holds bachelors degrees from the University of Delaware and West Chester University of Pennsylvania in nursing and social work, respectively. In addition to private practice counseling, for over 20 years Aileen has worked as a mental health professional/social worker for the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Salvation Army, as well in non-profit community mental health, child welfare/adoption, hospice, and drug and alcohol treatment settings. Dr. Aileen offers educational services online and does not practice psychotherapy via the internet at this time.
For the past 18 years, Aileen has worked as a college professor and loves helping clients use the life experience and education that they already have to propel them directly toward the career and work they most desire. A life-long student of yoga, Dr. Aileen was first introduced to this ancient practice at the age of three by her paternal grandmother, yoga teacher Dolly McCabe. Dr. Aileen formally studied yoga at the Yoga Lifestyle Center in Paoli PA and Leela Mata’s Peaceful Valley Ashram. She has developed and conducted numerous trainings on yoga for self-care and stress reduction for healthcare professionals and is skilled at making yoga and mindfulness based interventions accessible both physically and financially for all populations.