Sharon Salzberg is a central figure in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher and author. She has played a crucial role in bringing meditation and mindfulness practices to the West and into mainstream culture since 1974, when she first began teaching. She is the co-founder of the Insight Meditation Society in Barre, MA and the author of eleven books including New York Times bestseller, Real Happiness, her seminal work, Lovingkindness and her most recent book, Real Change: Mindfulness To Heal Ourselves and the World. Sharon is a co-founder and Senior Advisor to the Garrison Institute’s Contemplative-Based Resilience Project and serves as the Garrison Institute’s Spiritual Director.
For more information about Sharon, please visit: www.SharonSalzberg.com.