Adi Flesher, M.Ed has over 30 years of experience in the field of education, with a particular emphasis on mindfulness, social and emotional learning and experiential education. He has a passion for helping teens, young adults and educators understand their own minds and brains in ways that promote curiosity, happiness and health. Adi is a lecturer in the department of Counseling, Leadership, Literacy and Special Education at Lehman College, City University of New York, and former director of the Contemplative Teaching and Learning Initiative at the Garrison Institute. He is currently a candidate at the National Psychological Association for Psychoanalysis. Flesher received an M.Ed in Mind, Brain and Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. He currently lives in Brooklyn, NY, with his wife and daughter.