Pawan Bareja, PhD
Trauma resolution practitioner
Pawan Bareja is a graduate of the Spirit Rock Meditation Center’s Buddhist Ritual Minister and Community Dharma Leader programs. Currently enrolled in Spirit Rock’s teacher training, Pawan is educated in trauma healing and Somatic Experiencing®, and brings those perspectives to her offerings at Spirit Rock, San Francisco Insight Meditation Community, East Bay Meditation Center, and Esalen Institute. She has developed courses which guide and teach students in the process of accessing their innate resiliency and inherent capacity to rebound and recover from overwhelming experiences.
Pawan has had a spiritual practice since the age of six and found Vipassana in 2001. She works with a diverse population of clients in her private practice as a trauma resolution practitioner.