Sharon Beckman-Brindley, a clinical psychologist, is a co-founder of the Insight Meditation Community of Charlottesville (IMCC) and is a current IMCC teacher. Her offerings blend deep inquiry into the Dhamma with practical insights from modern western psychology.
She is also a senior teacher of the relational meditation practice of Insight Dialogue (www.metta.org). Sharon enjoys developing programs for mental health professionals and she writes a blog (sharonbb.org) whose aim is to integrate western psychological understandings with the wisdom teachings of Buddhist psychology. She is a graduate of the Community Dharma Leaders Program at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, CA.