Rabbi Yael Levy’s approach to Mindfulness is deeply rooted in Jewish tradition. It grows out of her deep personal commitment to spiritual practice and a passionate belief in its potential to change not only individuals but the world.
Rabbi Levy is the founder of A Way In, a Jewish Mindfulness Center based in Philadelphia, and the author of Journey through the Wilderness: A Mindfulness Approach to the Ancient Jewish Practice of Counting the Omer. She has taught taught classes in mindfulness, created contemplative services and led Mindfulness retreats in Philadelphia, Alaska and New Mexico.
A graduate of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, she is a spiritual director to rabbinical students in both the Reconstructionist and Reform movements and in private practice.