Our Teachers

Jane Cutler and Jane Whitehead

Jane Cutler and Jane Whitehead have been students of Zen Master Dae Gak of Furnace Mountain Zen Centre, Kentucky since 1999, and they co-abbot Bristol Zen Centre. They have both been practicing Insight Dialogue and co-facilitating ID groups in Bristol since 2008. In 2015, they joined the Facilitators’ Cohort with Gary Steinberg and Mary Burns.

Jane C. has been in private practice as a psychotherapist since 1994 and has a particular interest in the constellations work of Professor Franz Ruppert. She has had a meditation practice since 1973.

Jane W. has worked as a midwife and homeopath. She has been practicing meditation since 1990 and been on several month long retreats at Furnace Mountain Zen Centre.