Past Presentations

Past Presentations


"From open-hearted awareness we can bear what seemed unbearable and feel free, creative and related." ~Loch Kelly

Loch pictured leading meditation under a white tent in a park setting.

Loch Teaching at Change Your Mind Day in Central Park, NYC - Sponsored by Tricycle Magazine

Media and Press

 

Faculty and Board Positions

Current

Past

  • New York Insight Meditation, Teachers Council, 2001
  • Mingyur Rinpoche, Teaching Support, 2006

 

Publications

 

Past Presentations

Online Events

Sounds True sponsored Online Events

Tricycle Magazine sponsored Events

Shift Into Freedom Online Course with Google Group Discussion Community

  • Four month online meditation course, Teacher, January – April 2016.

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

Webinar and Q&A with Stephan Bodian on Effortless Mindfulness, February 2018

Internal Family Systems Webinar Series with Richard Schwartz, March-April 2018

Mindfulness At Work Summit, Mindful Leader, Presenter, June 2018

 

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

Science & Nonduality Conference

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

Spiritual Summit for Social Change, Keynote Speaker

  • New York City, September 13, 2014

Contemplative Alliance Annual Conference

  • 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

Association for Spirituality and Psychotherapy, New York

  • 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

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, 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 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

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: 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

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Natural Meditation Classes, 2007–2016

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

  • Shift Into Freedom Book Signing Event & Meditation, June 2017

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

 

Other Experience, Presentations & Accolades

  • Sports Psychology Consultant for the NCAA Men’s Singles Tennis Champion 2017
  • Shift Into Freedom by Loch Kelly primary text for Consciousness Hacking course at San Diego State University, 2017-2018