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Advice on Cultivating Physical and Spiritual Wellness for Chan Practitioners
English Dharma Talk by Zarko...
English Dharma Talk
The working of our mind: Basic Buddhist Psychology
What does Buddhist psychology have to share with us about the mind, mental health, and overall well-being?
David Listen, a former Buddhist monk and now a licensed mental health counselor will give us a basic introduction to the Buddhist teachings on the workings of the mind.
Date: June 9, Friday
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Online Registration is Preferable.
Online Registration Form: https://forms.gle/C2HiMnRVhExveXMP8
About David Listen
David Listen has been sharing Chan/Zen meditation and Buddhist teachings for over 15 years, leading intensive meditation retreats, classes, and activities at various monasteries, college campuses, and private institutions throughout North America, Europe, and East Asia. Previously known as Venerable Chang Wen（常聞法師） he was one of the few Western monastic disciples of Chan Master Sheng Yen.
He had been a monk for over a decade, and has since returned to lay life to share the insights of the Buddha in his own creative way.David is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, and has done extensive work translating the teachings of Chinese Buddhism into English, both on retreat and in published works. He holds a Bachelor’s in Environmental Studies, a Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling, and is currently a New York State licensed counselor at a clinic for people suffering from severe mental illness. He also has his own life mentoring/coaching practice, guiding people in their cultivation of wisdom and compassion on an individual basis.