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 (via skype) and developing custom meditation courses and strategies for individuals and organizations.
He has gone through over 1000 hours of formal training in teaching meditation, one-on-one meditation mentorship and community dharma leadership. He has studied with George Haas, JoAnna Harper, Sayadaw U Indika, Noah Lavine, Gina Sharpe, Sayadaw U Tejaniya, Larry Yang and Shinzen Young and has done trainings with Jack Kornfield, Sharon Salzburg, Tara Brach and others.
Janusz has received Advanced Facilitator training within Shinzen Young’s Universal Mindfulness system.
Janusz is in training with Spirit Rock Buddhist Meditation Society as a Community Dharma Leader (2017) and Against the Stream Buddhist Meditation Society as a Meditation Mentor (2017.)
Janusz received two bachelor degrees in fine art from Maryland Institute College of Art, specializing in immersive installation and conceptual sculpture.