University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry

Bio for Arnold Kozak

Arnold Kozak

Clinical Instructor
Department of Psychiatry

Contact Information
Office Location:
88 King St. Suite 101, Burlington, VT 05401


B.S.      Tufts University, 1985
Ph.D.   State University of New York at Buffalo, 1996



Wild Chickens and Petty Tyrants: 108 Metaphors for Mindfulness (2009, Wisdom Publications)

Representative Publications:

Kozak, A. (2008). Mindfulness in the management of chronic pain: Conceptual and clinical considerations. Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management. 12, 115-118.

Kozak, A. (1998). Knowledge coupling: Implementing outcomes measurement through the disciplined and routine control of inputs.  Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 13, 9-13.

Kozak, A. (1997). Prescription privileges: Hold the didactic training, heavy on the computer tools (commentary). American Psychologist, 53, 271-272.

Brown, T. A. & Kozak, A. (1998). Emotion and the possibility of psychologists entering into heaven. In: M. Mascolo & S. Griffin (Eds.), What develops in emotional development? New York: Plenum Press.

Kozak, A. (1996a). Local clinicians need knowledge tools (commentary).  American Psychologist, 51, 1335-1336.

Kozak, A. (1996b). Rational utilization of psychotropic agents (commentary). Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 44, 1275-1276.

Herreid, C. F., & Kozak A. (1995). Using students as critics in faculty development. Journal on Excellence in College Teaching, 6, 17-29.

Diamond, S. L., & Kozak, A. (1994). A course on biotechnology and society. Journal of Chemical Engineering Education, Spring, 140-144.