Eric McCullum, MA

Teacher

Eric McCullum first discovered meditation in the early 1990’s. In 2005 he began practicing in the Vipassana tradition with Trudy Goodman and Insight LA. Eric has completed InsightLA’s one-year Mindfulness Facilitator Training Program. He is currently a member of InsightLA’s Board of Directors, co-chair of the Ethics and Reconciliation Council and is a member of the teacher development group. Eric teaches a variety of mindfulness classes including Essentials of Mindfulness, classes on Death and Dying, and the Dedicated Practitioners Program. He regularly leads groups in the South Bay locations and has taught classes and events for the University of Southern California, the Beach Cities Health District, the Redondo Beach School District, and corporate mindfulness events.

“Off the cushion” Eric places a strong emphasis on service work. From 1999-2001 he served as a United States Peace Corps Volunteer in the country of Vanuatu. He holds an MA in Counseling Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute and has been a bereavement counselor and hospice bed side volunteer for over 10 years. Eric currently is principal of a structural engineering firm in the South Bay of Los Angeles, where he lives with his wife and 2 children.


Upcoming Events

Hybrid Tuesday Evening Practice Group

Tuesday
February 27, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Hybrid Tuesday Evening Practice Group

Tuesday
March 5, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Hybrid Tuesday Evening Practice Group

Tuesday
March 12, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Benedict Canyon Retreat House (Hybrid: In-Person) The Power of Insight: A Daylong Retreat

Saturday
March 16, 2024
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM PT
Non-Residential Retreats (Single Day)

Online (Hybrid: Online) The Power of Insight: A Daylong Retreat

Saturday
March 16, 2024
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM PT
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Hybrid Tuesday Evening Practice Group

Tuesday
March 19, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
March 26, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
April 2, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
April 9, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
April 16, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
April 23, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
April 30, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
May 7, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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May 14, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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May 21, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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May 28, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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June 4, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
June 11, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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June 18, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
June 25, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
July 2, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
July 9, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
July 16, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
July 23, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
July 30, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
August 6, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
August 13, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
August 20, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
August 27, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
September 3, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
September 10, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
September 17, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Tuesday
September 24, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Hybrid Tuesday Evening Practice Group

Tuesday
October 1, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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Benedict Canyon Retreat House (Hybrid: In-Person) The Power of Insight: A Daylong Retreat

Sunday
October 6, 2024
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM PT
Non-Residential Retreats (Single Day)

Online (Hybrid: Online) The Power of Insight: A Daylong Retreat

Sunday
October 6, 2024
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM PT
Non-Residential Retreats (Single Day)

Hybrid Tuesday Evening Practice Group

Tuesday
October 8, 2024
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PT
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