As a teacher Vance is known for staying grounded in the meditative heart of yoga. He encourages a non-judgmental attitude towards the limits and strengths of the body and mindful attention to the movements of breath and energy, all in the service of greater awareness and evolution of consciousness.
Will Kabat-Zinn has practiced Vipassana meditation intensively in the U.S. and in Burma for over ten years. He currently lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and teaches regularly at SF Insight, Spirit Rock, and at meditation centers around the country. For eight years Will taught meditation and awareness practices to incarcerated youth in New York City and Oakland. In addition to sharing the Dharma, Will is an MFT Intern in private practice in San Francisco and Oakland. He completed four years of teacher training with Jack Kornfield.