Ellen Birx

Ellen Birx is a Professor Emeritus at Radford University where she taught nursing for 32 years. She received a PhD in psychiatric/mental health nursing from the University of Texas at Austin. She is a Roshi (Zen Master) in the White Plum lineage and Co-founder of New River Zen Community. She is author of Healing Zen (Viking Compass, 2002), Selfless Love (Wisdom, 2014), and Embracing the Inconceivable: Interspiritual Practice of Zen and Christianity (Orbis, 2020). She lives with her husband Charles in Blacksburg, VA.

Fri 12:00pm - 12:50pm Meditation, Mindfulness, and Unceasing Prayer Landing