A Buddhist View of Mental Health and Balance

An Evening with B. Alan Wallace

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

7:30m- 9pm


Join us for a meditation and Dharma talk with B. Alan Wallace, exploring the Buddhist view of mental health, balance, and wellbeing. This special event is open to all, and will be of particular interest to anyone curious about the intersections of psychology, emotion, and the Dharma. This evening is also an excellent opportunity for those planning to attend the upcoming class series Cultivating Emotional Balance, a training developed by Dr. Wallace and Dr. Paul Ekman.

PLEASE RSVP HERE. This special evening is dana (generosity) based, with a suggested donation of $15. All are welcome, no one turned away for lack of funds. 

About Dr. Wallace: A Dynamic lecturer, progressive scholar, and one of the most prolific writers and translators of Tibetan Buddhism in the West, B. Alan Wallace, Ph.D., continually seeks innovative ways to integrate Buddhist contemplative practices with Western science to advance the study of the mind.

Dr. Wallace, a scholar and practitioner of Buddhism since 1970, has taught Buddhist theory and meditation worldwide since 1976. Having devoted fourteen years to training as a Tibetan Buddhist monk, ordained by H. H. the Dalai Lama, he went on to earn an undergraduate degree in physics and the philosophy of science at Amherst College and a doctorate in religious studies at Stanford.

This event will be held at Against the Stream in San Francisco
2701 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA

If you would like additional information, please email [email protected].