Buddhist centers in Minnesota

  • Clouds in Water Zen Center: A Zen center in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, where Judith is a Senior Dharma Teacher.
  • Compassionate Ocean Dharma Center: A Zen Center in Northeast Minneapolis that offers Buddhist meditation, mindfulness classes, and classes on Jon Kabat-Zinn’s mindfulness-based stress reduction program. The teachers are Joen Snyder-O’Neal, a dharma heir of Katagiri Roshi, and Michael O’Neal.
  • Minnesota Zen Meditation Center: A Zen Center in Minneapolis, on Lake Calhoun. The center was founded by Katagiri Roshi in 1972.
  • Common Ground Meditation Center: A Buddhist center in Minneapolis, in the Seward neighborhood.

Independent women Buddhist teachers in Minnesota

  • Marilyn Myo-O Habermas-Scher: Myo-O offers voice coaching and healing, performance preparation, spiritual mentoring, and Buddhist teaching.

Buddhism and 12-Step Recovery

  • Kevin Griffin: Kevin Griffin is the author of One Breath at a Time: Buddhism and the Twelve Steps, and he has co-led workshops with Judith. His website includes information and links related to addiction, Buddhism, and 12-step recovery.
  • Thérèse Jacobs-Stewart: Thérèse is a therapist and teacher in Minnesota who is the author of Mindfulness and the 12-Steps: Living Recovery in the Present Moment. She has co-led workshops with Judith.
  • The Buddhist Recovery Network:  This website has a directory of 12-step and Buddhism meetings as well as lists of links, books, and reviews about Buddhism and 12-step recovery.
  • Refuge Recovery: Noah Levine, a Buddhist teacher, has developed a Buddhist-based program for recovery that is an alternative to the 12 steps.
  • Take 12 Recovery Radio: An internet radio show featuring talk about 12-step recovery and and positive music.