Dr. Jack Kornfield, InsightLA to celebrate 10th anniversary

Southwest USA  

October 13, 2012

On October 13, 2012, InsightLA, the leading nonprofit provider of mindfulness and mediation training in Los Angeles, will celebrate its 10th anniversary with an event hosted by actress Sandra Oh. Renowned meditation expert Jack Kornfield, PhD, a clinical psychologist, trained Buddhist monk, and author, and founder Trudy Goodman, are the featured speakers.

For information and to purchase tickets for this very special event, please go to www.insightla.org.

Founded in 2002, InsightLA is at the forefront of providing meditation and mindfulness courses to individuals and groups and has provided training to more than 9,000 individuals. All funds raised from InsightLA’s October 13 event will go toward providing financial assistance to students who otherwise could not attend courses and trainings.

Jack Kornfield, PhD, is a clinical psychologist who trained as a Buddhist monk in the monasteries of Thailand, India, and Burma. He has taught meditation internationally since 1974 and is one of the first teachers to introduce Buddhist mindfulness practice to the West. He is the author of numerous books , including Wise Heart and Lamp in the Darkness.