Trauma-Informed Buddhist ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) | Special Guest Lecture Series | Lecture 11

By Bhante Sumitta |

Dhamma USA is organizing this special venture to benefit the many enthusiastic learners of Buddhism relating to contemporary other issues. Every Thursday, at 6:00 pm, some guest speakers from around the world will share a Special Guest Lectures on various topics related to Buddhism and Life in general every first & third Thursday of the month through Dhamma USA YouTube channel and Facebook page & Groups. We welcome the lay Buddhist scholars as resource persons around the world to join us in this wholesome venture.

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Lecture 11 | November 24, 2022 | Rev. Dr. John Freese, M.Div., PhD.

Date: Thursday / Friday


6:00 PM PST (Thursday)

9:00 PM EST (Thursday)

7:30 AM IST for India & Sri Lanka (Friday)

10:00 AM Malaysia/Singapore (Friday)

9:00 AM Thailand/Indonesia (Friday)

November 24, 2022 @6:00 PM (PST)

Reverend Doctor John Freese, M.Div., PhD.

John started practicing Buddhist meditation in college. He went on to become a monk with Thich Nhat Hanh. As a monk for 12 years he also practiced with other Buddhist and Hindu teachers in Europe and Asia. As a lay practitioner he has just completed 10 years of graduate school in Buddhist chaplaincy and practical theology. His research has focused on integrating Buddhist meditation and trauma therapy. 

The topic of his talk will be Trauma-Informed Buddhist ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) in which he correlates the six processes of ACT with traditional Buddhist teachings as a model of Buddhist spiritual care.

Event Date:

November 24, 2022 (Thursday)


6:00 PM PST (Thursday)

9:00 PM EST (Thursday)

6:30 AM IST for India & Sri Lanka (Friday)

9:00 AM Malaysia/Singapore (Friday)

8:00 AM Indonesia (Friday)

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