Tara Brach

Author Tara Brach is a clinical psychologist and leading western teacher of Buddhist meditation. She's the founder of the Insight Meditation Community in Washington, DC, and has practiced and taught meditation for over forty years – with an emphasis on vipassana (insight meditation). Brach teaches us how to develop compassion and cultivate a mindful presence to emotionally heal and spiritually awaken. Her bestsellers include Radical Acceptance (2003), Radial Compassion (2019), and True Refuge ( 2012).