Robert Lurye, MEd
Robert Lurye is an artist, educator, and meditation practitioner who loves teaching the ancient wisdom and modern science of mindfulness. He is a certified MBSR teacher through Brown University’s Mindfulness Center; qualified through UMass Medical School’s Center for Mindfulness, and began his MBSR teachers path with Christiane Wolf. Robert became a Certified Mindfulness facilitator through InsightLA and is also a Mindfulness-Based Habit Change facilitator through Dr. Judson Brewer’s
MindSciences Digital Therapeutic(DTx) programs which combine app-based training with in-person facilitated sessions to address habits from cigarettes to smart phones, emotional eating, and anxiety. Robert teaches Mindfulness-Based Habit Change/Unwinding Anxiety, MBSR, Essentials of Mindfulness, Co-Facilitates the Queer Mindfulness
Group and the Hollywood Forever Cemetery Practice Group. He leads mindfulness classes and facilitates sitting-groups for various organizations including Mindful USC, Long Beach Mediation, Meditation Coalition, and the LA LGBT Center. He has been a computer animation artist since 1985 working in television, research and development and feature film production. He received his Master of Education degree from The Ohio State University and has taught art at Ohio State, Texas A&M, and University of Texas, Austin.