Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Teacher, Palliative Care Consultant
Chris Klug began teaching MBSR at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in September of 2001. He has practiced mindfulness meditation and yoga since 1985, including participation in several extended silent mindfulness meditation retreats. He received training in MBSR for health-care professionals from Jon Kabat-Zinn, Saki Santorelli, and staff at the Center for Mindfulness. He has a wide range of experience in the helping professions including peace education and at Iowa City Hospice. Currently, in addition to teaching MBSR and follow-up groups, Chris is a grief counselor in private practice in Iowa City, and a consultant to the Palliative Care staff at the UI Hospitals & Clinics.