"It is rare to find a mindfulness teacher like Janusz -- deep in his practice and community, fluid and clear in his presentation, personable and intimate in delivery, open to feedback, and with a number of perspectives that he brings to bear... I have only enthusiasm backed by experience to share in regards to his wisdom, integrity, and delivery." Shinzen Young - Author, The Science of Enlightenment.
Janusz Welin is a Brooklyn NY-based mindfulness meditation teacher specializing in creativity practices, emotional and group intelligence practices as well as the ways meditation can facilitate social justice work. Janusz has nearly a decade of dedicated mindfulness practice in the insight meditation tradition. Janusz specializes in one-on-one meditation mentorship and developing custom meditation courses and strategies for individuals and organizations.
Janusz amassed over 1000 hours of formal training in teaching meditation, one-on-one meditation mentorship and community dharma leadership. This includes studying with George Haas, JoAnna Harper, Sayadaw U Indika, Noah Lavine, Gina Sharpe, Sayadaw U Tejaniya, Larry Yang and Shinzen Young and completing trainings with Jack Kornfield, Sharon Salzburg, Tara Brach and others.
Janusz received Advanced Facilitator training within Shinzen Young's Universal Mindfulness system. He is currently in training with Spirit Rock Buddhist Meditation Society as a Community Dharma Leader and Against the Stream Buddhist Meditation Society as a Meditation Mentor.