NICABM – Faculty
Tara Brach, PhD
Tara Brach, PhD is one of the leading mindfulness teachers in the US, and founder of the Insight Meditation Community of Washington, DC.
Tara’s teachings blend Western psychology and Eastern spiritual practices, mindful attention to our inner life, and a full, compassionate engagement with our world.
She earned a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Fielding Institute. She went on to complete a five-year Buddhist teacher training program at the Spirit Rock Meditation Center. Her background in these fields have helped shape her groundbreaking work in training psychotherapists to integrate mindfulness strategies into their clinical work.
Her books include Radical Acceptance (2003) and True Refuge: Finding Peace & Freedom in Your Own Awakened Hear (2013). Her most recent book is Radical Compassion: Learning to Love Yourself and Your World with the Practice of R.A.I.N. (2019).
Courses with Tara Brach, PhD
How to Apply Mindfulness to Your Clinical Work
We designed a program to give you expert perspectives and practical applications for working more adeptly with mindfulness.
12 CE/CME credits or clock hours are available
How to Work With Clients Who Are Stuck
We sat down with 15 of the greatest experts in our field to ask them how they work with clients who are stuck.
4 CE/CME credits or clock hours are available