Friday Morning Keynote
Trained as a Buddhist monk and clinical psychologist, Jack Kornfield has been a pioneer in bringing meditation, mindfulness, and Buddhist psychology to the West. He cofounded the country’s first major mindfulness meditation center in Massachusetts, and now runs Spirit Rock Center in California. In his bestselling books and countless trainings, Kornfield has always emphasized the central importance of loving awareness in bringing about positive change.
Through transformative stories, clinical examples, and some shared practices of the awakened heart, Kornfield will explore how Buddhist psychology gets to the heart of the perennial human questions of suffering and freedom, identity and meaning, love and possibility. In this keynote, you’ll discover:
- How to embody a fuller spiritual wisdom in your work with clients to heal difficult emotions, create calm focus, and connect deeply with others
Approved for 1 CE hour
Jack Kornfield, PhD, is a psychologist and one of the key teachers to introduce mindfulness to the West. An author of many bestselling books, he teaches meditation to large audiences nationwide.
Financial: Jack Kornfield co-founded the Insight Meditation Society.
Non-financial: Jack Kornfield has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.