Nick Brüss, EdD, LMFT

Visiting Teacher

Nick dances like nobody’s business and practices vipassana meditation and non dual presence. He is the founder and director of Compassion LA and serves on the leadership council of the La Maida Institute. He is a UCLA certified mindfulness facilitator, a Stanford University trained Compassion Cultivation Training teacher, and a MBSR and Mindful Self-Compassion teacher. 

Nick is a licensed psychotherapist and a senior Internal Family Systems (IFS) therapist in Los Angeles. He is also a clinician on the FDA Phase III clinical trial for MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for the treatment of PTSD.