David Treleaven, Ph.D., is a writer, educator, and trauma professional working at the intersection of mindfulness and trauma. He is the author of the acclaimed book Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness and founder of the Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness (TSM) Community—a group of practitioners committed to setting a standard of care through mindfulness-based practices, interventions, and programs.
Through workshops, keynotes, podcasts, and online education, he focuses on offering mindfulness providers with the knowledge and tools they require to meet the needs of those struggling with trauma. David’s work has been adopted into multiple mindfulness teacher training programs around the world, including UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center, Bangor University’s MA in Mindfulness program in the UK, and Oxford and Brown University.
- Trauma-Informed Mindfulness in Therapy: Adaptations and Practices for Clinicians (2023)