Dr. Schoen has specialized in Mind-Body Medicine for over twenty five years. Currently, Dr. Schoen is an Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA's School of Medicine, where he teaches and conducts research on and
Dr. Schoen’s research and practice is particularly focused on and how the mind affects the body. His sub interest is in the area of . His research and practice examine how Hypnosis and other Mind-Body Medicine approaches can be used to treat conditions such as Sleep Disturbance, Headaches, Pain, Stress, Irritable Bowel, Colitis, Arthritis, Allergies, and Skin Disorders. He also treats conditions such as Panic Attacks, Performance and Test Anxiety, Phobias, Surgery Preparation, and conditions where the mind is sabotaging one’s ability to fulfill their potential. He is also the author of the book , the ground breaking book on the which describes how and why we become stressed after periods of stress. He is also the creator of , the cutting edge program that changes the Mind and Body’s reaction to stress.
His work has been featured extensively on television, radio, and in magazines and newspapers, in such publications as the Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal, Oprah, WebMD, Fortune Magazine, Health, Natural Health, Prevention, Yoga Journal, and many others.