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Loch Kelly
Living Now Book Awards medal

Gold Medal Winner

Awarded by Living Now Book Awards for The Way of Effortless Mindfulness

Living Now Book Awards medal

Winner: Eastern Spirituality

Awarded by Nautilus Book Awards for The Way of Effortless Mindfulness

Best Spiritual Books of the Year

Awarded by Spirituality & Practice for The Way of Effortless Mindfulness and Shift into Freedom

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Publications

Online Events and Broadcasts

Sounds True sponsored Online Events

Tricycle Magazine sponsored Events

Online Summits

  • Mindful Leadership Summit, Mindful Leader, Presenter, November 2019
  • Mindfulness At Work Summit, Mindful Leader, Presenter, June 2018
  • Conscious Evolution Summit, Presenter, November 2018

Webinars

  • Webinar and Q&A with Stephan Bodian on Effortless Mindfulness, February 2018
  • Internal Family Systems Webinar Series with Richard Schwartz, March-April 2018

Shift Into Freedom Online Course with Google Group Discussion Community

  • Four month online meditation course, Teacher, January – April 2016.
  • Included Google Group discussion community

World Wide Insight

Adyashanti’s Open Gate, San Jose, California

  • Guest host, CafeDharma call-in Internet radio program 2/14/08
  • DVD with Loch and Adyashanti: The Journey after Awakening, 5/07

Conference Presentations

Nondual Wisdom and Psychotherapy Conference, San Francisco

  • Pre-Conference Daylong Workshop & Conference Speaker, February 2017
  • Nondual Practices and Neuroscience Studies: Presenter, November 2009
  • Keynote Speaker, October 2008

Nondual Wisdom and Psychotherapy Conference, San Francisco

  • Individual Presentation, “The Unfolding After Initial Awakening”, October 2016
  • Panel Discussion: Loch, Mukti, & Francis Bennett “
  • Individual Presentation, “The Unfolding After Initial Awakening”, October 2016
  • Panel Discussion: Loch, Mukti, & Francis Bennett “Form is also Emptiness”, October 2016

Internal Family Systems (IFS) Psychotherapy Conference

  • Individual Presentation, November 2018
  • Individual Presentation, October 2017
  • Individual Presentation: “How to Access Self,” November 2016
  • Individual Presentation, November 2018
  • Individual Presentation, October 2017
  • Individual Presentation: “How to Access Self,” November 2016

Spiritual Summit for Social Change, Keynote Speaker

  • New York City, September 13, 2014
  • New York City, September 13, 2014

Contemplative Alliance Annual Conference

  • Speaker and Panelist, Morgan Library, NY, NY, June 2013
  • Speaker and Panelist, Morgan Library, NY, NY, June 2013

United Nations

  • Featured Speaker, NGO Committee on Spirituality, Values and Global Concerns 5/26/11 and 10/22/09
  • Featured Speaker, NGO Committee on Spirituality, Values and Global Concerns 5/26/11 and 10/22/09

Association for Spirituality and Psychotherapy, New York

  • Keynote Speaker at Annual Conference,  November 2009
  • Featured Speaker at Annual Conference, March 2007
  • Keynote Speaker at Annual Conference,  November 2009
  • Featured Speaker at Annual Conference, March 2007

Integral Wisdom Conference, New York, February, 2014

Psychotherapy Networker Symposium

  • Individual Presentation, March 2018
  • Individual Presentation, March 2018

GFIM World Congress of Integrative Medicines: Elements of Healing, March 2018

  • Special Panel Presentation with Gerald Epstein

Trainings and Intensives

Mandali Center, Milan, Italy

  • Five-Day Workshop, September 2019
  • Five-Day Workshop, taught with Dick Schwartz, PhD, September 2018
  • Five-Day Workshop, taught with Dick Schwartz, PhD, June 2017

Mt. Madonna Center, Watsonville, CA

  • Weekend Residential Retreat: Teacher, April, 2017
  • Weekend Residential Retreat: Teacher, February, 2016

Garrison Institute, Garrison, NY

  • Level 2 Four-Day Retreat, co-teacher with Anna-Lisa Adelberg: April, 2019
  • Level 2 Weekend Retreat, Teacher: April, 2018
  • Level 2 Weekend Retreat, Teacher: May, 2017
    • Co-presentation with Dan Siegel, MD
  • Level 2 Weekend Retreat, Teacher: April, 2016

Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY

  • Weekend Residential Retreat, Teacher: July, 2018
  • Weekend Residential Retreat, Teacher: July, 2017
  • Weekend Residential Retreat, Teacher: May, 2016
  • Five Day Residential Retreat, Teacher: July, 2015
  • International Dharma Teachers Gathering, Presenter: June 1-5th, 2015

Blue Spirit Retreat Center, Nosara, Costa Rica

  • Weeklong Residential Retreat, Teacher: March, 2019

Pendle Hill Retreat Center, Wallingford, PA

  • Weekend Retreat: Teacher, October 2016
  • Weekend Retreat: Teacher, November 2015

Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, Lenox, Massachusetts

  • Weekend Residential Retreat: Teacher, October 2018
  • Weekend Residential Retreat, Teacher: September 2017
  • Weekend Residential Retreat: Teacher, October 2015
  • Weekend Residential Retreat, Teacher, May 2010
  • Weekend Residential Retreat, Teacher May 2009
  • Residential Retreat, Teacher, April 2008

Meeuwenveen Accommodations, Havelte, Netherlands

  • Four Day Residential Retreat, Teacher: July 2017

Adyashanti’s Open Gate, San Jose, California

  • Asked to substitute teach for Adyashanti during his illness, 2008
  • Five-Day Silent Retreat, Asilomar, California, February 2008
  • Evening Presentation: Palo Alto, February 2008
  • Evening Presentation: Palo Alto, March 2008

Esalen Institute, Big Sur, California

  • Five Day Residential Retreat, Co-Teacher with Richard Schwartz, January 2018
  • Five Day Residential Retreat, Co-Teacher with Anna-Lisa Adelberg, January 2019

Aherlow Castle, Ireland

  • Weekend Workshop, May 2017

Aspen Chapel

  • Long Weekend Retreat, Co-Teacher with Anna-Lisa Adelberg, June 2018

Presentations and Workshops

Open Circle Center, Bay Area, CA

  • Weekend Workshop, Berkeley and Marin, October 2017
  • Evening of Inquiry, April 2017
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat, October 2016
  • Evening of Inquiry & Daylong Retreats: January, 2016

Austin, Young Presidents Organization (YPO)

  • Meditation Workshop, April 2017

New York Insight Meditation Center, New York

  • The Way of Effortless Mindfulness Special Tricycle Magazine Book Signing Event & Meditation and Daylong Workshop, September 2019
  • Evening & Daylong Workshop Book Launch, June 2019
  • Evening of Inquiry: Teacher, October 2018
  • Evening of Inquiry: Teacher, November 2017
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, January 2017
  • Evening of Inquiry: Teacher, September 2016
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, September, 2015
  • Teachers Council Member 1998–2004
  • Meditation Classes, 1998–present

One Spirit Learning Alliance, New York

  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat with Loch and Francis Bennett, January 2017
  • The Course of Awakening, 2008–2012
  • Mystic Heart Course, 2011

Tibet House US, New York

  • Evening & Daylong Workshop Book Launch, June 2019
  • Daylong Workshop with Michael Katz & Loch Kelly, February 2019
  • Daylong Workshop: Teacher, November 2018
  • Daylong Workshop, Co-Teacher with Anna-Lisa Adelberg, April 2018
  • Daylong Workshop: Teacher, February 2018
  • Evening of Inquiry: Teacher, December 2017
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, October, 2016
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, October, 2015
  • Tibet House Faculty, Meditation Classes: 1995–present

Den Meditation, Los Angeles

  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, February 2017
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, February 2016

Boulder, Colorado

  • Daylong Retreat, Community United Church of Christ: Teacher, March 2017
  • Daylong Retreat, Community United Church of Christ: Teacher, January 2015

Tara Brach’s Insight Meditation Community of Washington, Bethesda, MD

  • Guest Teacher: Evening and Daylong Retreat, September 2016
  • Guest Teacher: Evening and Daylong Retreat, September 2015

Aspen, Colorado

  • Daylong Retreat, Aspen Chapel: Teacher, July 2016

Boston Center For Contemplative Practice, Newton MA

  • Daylong Workshop: Teacher, March 2018
  • Daylong Training/Presentations for IFS Therapists: Teacher, March 2018
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, October 2016
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: October 2015

Samadhi Yoga, Newton MA

  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: Teacher, October 2016
  • Weekend Non-Residential Retreat: October 2015

Rubin Museum, New York

  • Brainwave Series: Dialogue with Physicist Piet Hut, February 2018
  • Book Signing and Evening of Inquiry, September 2015
  • Nonduality and Science Talk, March 2012
  • Brainwave Series: How to Find Peace of Mind, with New York University neuroscientist Zoran Josipovic, PhD, March 2011
  • BrainWave Series: How God Changes Your Brain, with author Andrew Newberg, MD, March 2009
  • Spirituality, Science, and Consciousness Lectures/Presentations with Dr. Kurt Johnson, author of bestselling The Coming Interspiritual Age, January & March 2008

Ithaca, NY

  • Evening of Inquiry, Teacher, April 2017
  • Weekend Retreat, Living from Open-Hearted Awareness, March 2016

Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple, Portland, OR

  • Evening of Inquiry & Daylong Retreat: January 15-16, 2016

Unity of Tustin Church, Tustin, CA

  • Weekend Retreat: Living from Open-Hearted Awareness, December 2015

New York Open Center, New York

  • The Way of Effortless Mindfulness Book Signing Event & Meditation, October 2019
  • Evening Meditation and Book Signing, September, 2015
  • Nondual Meditation and Inquiry, October 2010
  • Meditation & Yoga Presentations, with yoga teacher Jill Satterfield September 2009
  • Meditation in the Modern World Conference, panelist with Matthew Fox, January 2008
  • Core Faculty, Year Long Training Programs, Spirituality and Psychotherapy, 2005-2008

Mandala Yoga Center, Amagansett, New York

  • Meditation Class & Book Launch, August 2019
  • Natural Meditation Classes, 2007–2016

Clear Light Meditation Institute, The Main Line Unitarian Church, Philadelphia, PA

  • Benefit Daylong Workshop, October 2019

Heythrop College, University of London, London, UK

  • Daylong Retreat, Teacher, June 2017

Lewes Friends Meeting House, Lewes, East Sussex, UK

  • Evening of Inquiry, Teacher, June 2017

Watkins Books, London, UK

  • The Way of Effortless Mindfulness Book Signing Event & Meditation, September 2019
  • Shift Into Freedom Book Signing Event & Meditation, June 2017

Anthroposophical Association Ltd., Rudolph Steiner House, London, UK

  • The Way of Effortless Mindfulness Book Signing Event & Meditation, September 2019

Alternatives UK, London, UK

  • The Way of Effortless Mindfulness Book Signing Event & Meditation, September 2019

Somatische Akademie, Berlin, Germany

  • Shift Into Freedom (German translation) Book Signing Event & Meditation, September 2019

Insight LA, Santa Monica, CA

  • Evening of Inquiry, Teacher, February 2017

Synthego Corporation, San Francisco, CA

  • Private Daylong Workshop, Teacher, January 2018

Finders Course

  • Webinar, Teacher, January 2018

IFS Training in NYC, Teacher, April 2018

Chapel of Ease, Irishtown Gospel Hall, Dublin, Ireland

  • Two-Day Non-Residential Retreat, Teacher: September 2018

Lecture at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, September 2018

The Study Society, Colet House, London, UK

  • Daylong Workshop, Teacher: September 2018

Essex Church, London, UK

  • Evening of Inquiry, Teacher: September 2018

Strand Book Store

  • NYC, Book Presentation & Signing, July 2019

East Hampton Library Author’s Night

  • Book Presentation, August 2019

Consultancies

NCAA Men’s Tennis

  • Sports Psychology Consultant for the NCAA Men’s Singles Tennis Champion, 2017

San Diego State University, San Diego, CA Expand

  • Shift Into Freedom used as the primary text for the Consciousness Hacking academic course

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