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  • Location Online
  • Experience Levels All
  • This class is a donation based class. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
  • Date/Time Monday, April 3, 2023
    7:00 PM - 8:30 PM PT
  • Next Available Date Monday 17 April 2023

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Learn to use the lessons of dharma and mindfulness to help ease the friction from living in a neurotypical world.

This twice-monthly practice group focuses on a particular topic each time we meet. Topics include autism and other neurodiverse issues such as ADHD, ADD, dyslexia, learning disabilities and others.

Expect a 30-minute guided meditation and a dharma talk on a particular theme relating to neurodiverse issues, followed by discussion and Q&A.

Who is this practice group for? 

This practice group is for neurodiverse people who would like to explore how mindfulness might help bring more ease into their everyday lives.

Everyone is welcome, including those who have never meditated before.

Location & Schedule:

This practice group meets online every 1st and 3rd Monday from 7-8:30pm Pacific Time.

Donation Based:

Although this is a donation-based class, registration is required.

Suggested Donation: $25

Pete Grella Facilitator

Pete Grella is a Los Angeles based Meditation Facilitator empowered by InsightLA. He has been meditating and studying secular Buddhism for the past decade.  He’s attended numerous meditation retreats and workshops on Authentic Relating, communication, and skillful intimacy. Pete is diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and, after experiencing his own transformation using the tools of Buddhist... Read more

Lisette Palley, LMFT, OTR/L

Lisette Palley, LMFT, OTR/L has been involved with meditation, yoga and tai chi since she was a teenager when she began practicing Transcendental Meditation. Her first meditation retreats were with Stephen and Ondrea Levine in the 1980’s, where she worked with issues around death and dying, and the AIDS crisis. She began her Vipassana/Insight meditation... Read more

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