BART VAN MELIK
Why we love Bart....
Bart’s soothing voice, kindness, and thoughtful style helps calm our anxious minds and find ease in our bodies.
Bart has taught Insight Meditation and Insight Dialogue since 2009, with a focus on working with diverse populations include youth in secure detention, veterans with PTSD and corporate executives. His passion is empowering people to discover how they can find new ways to relate to life’s stresses. He also teaches residential meditation retreats worldwide. He is a co-author of Still, in the City - Creating Peace of Mind in the Midst of Urban Chaos. Bart graduated from the Spirit Rock/IMS Teacher Training, and holds an M.A. in Psychology of Culture and Religion from Nijmegen University, The Netherlands. Bart lives in the busy beehive of NYC and teaches out of New York Insight Meditation Center.