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Jason Murphy-Pedulla MA, LMFT has been practicing Vipassana meditation since 1994. He is a teacher and therapist who has been helping youth, families and adults for over 20 years.
Jason has studied and trained with several prominent teachers in the Thai Forest Tradition of Ajahn Chah and Burmese Masters Mahasi Sayadaw and Sayadaw U Pandita. Among them are Ajahn Sumedho, Ajahn Passano and Amaro Bhikkhu. Other teachers and mentors have been: Mary Grace Orr, Gil Fronsdal, John Travis, Sylvia Boornstein and Jack Kornfield. Jason has sat long-term residential retreats in the U.S as well as in Asia. He received ordination in the Mahasi Sayadaw lineage in 2016.
Jason is empowered to teach by the Spirit Rock Teachers Council. He received his training with Noah Levine, author of Dharma Punx and Against the Stream; Mary Grace Orr, Spirit Rock teacher and Bob Stahl, Ph.D., guiding teacher at Insight Santa Cruz, international teacher of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, and author of several books including Living With Your Heart Wide Open.