Bonnie O'Brien Jonsson
Bonnie O'Brien Jonsson, MS, has practiced Vipassana meditation since 1993. She has led over sixty “Year to Live” groups through a year-long process of living life fully with death as a guide. She teaches workshops at meditation centers nationally. Bonnie is the co-teacher of the Berkeley Wednesday Night Vipassana Community with Richard Shankman and teaches Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction at UCSF’s Osher Center for Integrative Medicine. She also teaches mindfulness to women in prison through Buddhist Peace Fellowship and at other groups in the Bay Area. Her experience as a Ritual Guide for funerals, weddings, and other rituals, connects her with the community through love. She brings joy and passion to these practices. For more info, visit www.livingmindfullynow.com.