The Cultivating Emotional Balance research project arose from a dialogue between biobehavioral scientists studying emotion and the Dalai Lama and Buddhist monks and scholars. This meeting, which took place in March 2000, in Dharamsala, India, was one in a series sponsored by the Mind and Life Institute to foster an interchange between the Buddhist tradition and Western science.


Summer 2014 News

Cultivating Emotional Balance Teacher Training

Scotland, UK
Training with Dr. Paul Ekman & Dr. B. Alan Wallace



Dr. Paul Ekman

Paul Ekman

Paul Ekman, Ph.D is Professor of Psychology at the University of California at San Francisco . Ekman is a world-renowned expert in emotional



Dr. B. Alan Wallace

Alan Wallace

Alan Wallace, the Santa Barbara Institute founder and president, combines an extensive background in contemplative practice with equally