Allan has been involved in learning and teaching Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Programs (MBSR) since participating in his first program in 1993. Since that time he has trained in facilitating MBSR with the UMass Center for Mindfulness (CFM) and has gone on to teach MBSR to groups and individuals in universities, business and community settings. His work has also led him to teaching in military installations and even in the virtual world of Second Life. Allan has a strong passion for promoting the valuable work of mindfulness-based interventions and applies that passion in his role as Associate Director, spearheading marketing and program development efforts of the center, as well as leading MBSR and other mindfulness groups.
Allan Goldstein: Associate Director & Senior Teacher, UC San Diego Center for Mindfulness