Tara Brach, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist, an internationally known teacher of mindfulness meditation, and the founder of the Insight Meditation Community of Washington. She is author of bestselling Radical Acceptance and True Refuge, and has contributed numerous articles to popular magazines and websites.Tara is a frequent keynote speaker at conferences where she discusses the role of mindfulness in the realization of human potential. She leads accredited workshops for mental health professionals interested in integrating meditation into the practice of psychotherapy. Tara also offers meditation retreats at centers in the United States and in Europe. Over a million people each month tune in to Tara’s podcast. In addition to her public teaching, she is active in bringing meditation into DC area schools, prisons and to underserved populations.