Karuna Training Certificate in Contemplative Psychology

Introductions to Karuna Training

We will be announcing additional dates for introductory programs soon.

Karuna Training Live! Online

Evoking the Sacred During the Holidays: Karuna Live! with Melissa Moore – Dec. 21, 2020 Click here to register now

Additional Events

Building a Compassionate Community through Equity with Dr. Starla Lewis – Dec. 13, 2020 Click here to register now

Connecting Beyond Hierarchy with Dr. Starla Lewis – Jan. 30, Feb. 6 & Feb 13, 2021 Click here to register now

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Current Karuna Training Cycles

Baltimore, MD, 2019-2021 Training Cycle 

Los Angeles, CA, 2020-21 Basic Training

Upcoming Karuna Training Cycles

Albuquerque 2021 – 2022 Graduate Training – Schedule Here (NEW!)

Recently Completed Karuna Training Cycles

Berkeley, CA, 2016-2018 Training Cycle

Seattle, WA, 2018-2019 Advanced Training Cycle

Albuquerque, NM, 2017-2019 Training Cycle

Berkeley, CA, 2019-2020 Advanced Training Cycle


Karuna Training at a glance


Karuna Training Certificate in Contemplative PsychologyThe core of contemplative psychology is the certainty that within each one of us resides an indestructible and brilliant force. This force, that transcends sickness and health, is called brilliant sanity in the tradition of contemplative psychology.
—Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche