Jake Dartington has practised Buddhist meditation since 1995 and trained as a teacher with Christina Feldman, the co-founder of Gaia House in Devon. He began to teach retreats and meditation courses in 2007. As well as teaching at Gaia House, Jake leads daylong and evening courses with organisations including Yoga London, Bahia Yoga, Sheffield Insight and London Insight Meditation. He has also attended Mindfulness teacher training courses in London and Bangor and been running eight-week courses in Nottingham since 2012. He has Masters degrees in Philosophy and Buddhist Studies.