Robert Lurye, MEd


Robert Lurye is an artist, educator, and meditation practitioner with a passion for teaching and creating. He is a Qualified MBSR teacher through UMass Medical School’s Center for Mindfulness. He teaches MBSR and Essentials of Mindfulness at InsightLA and is currently a facilitator in training with Dr. Jud Brewer’s ‘Mindfulness-Based Behavior Change’ Facilitator program. This approach combines app-based training with in-person facilitated sessions to address habits from cigarettes to smart phones, emotional eating, and anxiety.

Robert leads mindfulness workshops for various organizations and facilitates sitting-groups for LGBTQ communities. He has been a computer animation artist since 1985 working in research, TV, and feature film. He received a Master’s of Education and has taught art classes at Ohio State, Texas A&M, and University of Texas, Austin.