Bill Resnick, MD
Bill Resnick, MD, MBA, is a psychiatrist and philanthropist, as well as a dedicated mindfulness practitioner since taking his first class at InsightLA in 2010 – and currently chairs the board of InsightLA. He has worked as a community psychiatrist at AIDS Healthcare Foundation and Venice Family Clinic, where he continues to volunteer and serve on the advisory board. He also currently serves on the boards of Awakening Recovery, a nonprofit, structured sober living program; and American Jewish World Service, a human rights organization that supports the rights of marginalized people in the Global South – and on the advisory board of UCLA’s Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital.
A Culver City native, Bill lives in West Hollywood with his husband Michael J. Stubbs. Bill splits his time teaching, volunteering as a psychiatrist and mindfulness facilitator. He is a Certified Mindfulness Teacher through the International Mindfulness Teachers Association, having undergone teacher training through the Engaged Mindfulness Institute and elsewhere. In 2018, Bill co-founded the Big Bear Retreat Center.