Matthew Brensilver, PhD

Matthew Brensilver, PhD, began practice in the Tibetan tradition and since 2003, has studied with Shinzen Young. He served as a Buddhist chaplain at USC for four years and teaches about the intersection of mindfulness and psychotherapy at UCLA’sMindful Awareness Research Center. Matthew was trained by Noah Levine, with whom he teaches atAgainst the Stream Buddhist Meditation Society. Talks are available atagainstthestream.org/audio. He has been involved with Spirit Rock Teen Retreats since 2008.