Since 1982 Jessica Dibb has been the Founder, Spiritual Director, and Principal Teacher of Inspiration Consciousness School, and has designed and facilitated unique workshops, classes, and on-going trainings grounded in a highly integrated model of psycho-spiritual healing and development to support self-actualization. Her teachings assist people in cultivating consciousness through all stages of life from conception onward. Using Integrative Breathwork, psychodynamic principles, and established and emergent wisdom teachings, Jessica facilitates embodied awareness of each moment. Her intuitive teaching style, individualized and attuned attention to students, and integrative approach helps to facilitate long-lasting transformations. She also teaches nationally and internationally, including teaching Integrative Breathwork at the Psychotherapy Networker Conference for several years, and being a principal presenter at the International Enneagram Conference for over a decade.
Jessica is Co-Director of the Global Professional Breathwork Alliance (GPBA) and Chair of the GPBA’s Ethics Committee (www.breathworkalliance.com). Her vision and mission has included: creating a set of ethical and training standards for Breath Practitioners; cultivating cooperation amongst the diversity of Breath Practices and Schools into a unified field of participation; creating bridges between the science and research of breath practices, and the practitioners who apply them to support others’ healing and transformation physically, emotionally, cognitively and spiritually; creating a professional platform for Breathwork to interface with the public, giving them informed choices about types of Breathwork and Breathwork Practitioners; and share the potential of optimal breathing and breath practices for our world.
Jessica’s background reflects a rich diversity that includes: classical training at the National Academy of Ballet and Theatre Arts and performance experience with the Royal Ballet of England and the Bolshoi Ballet of Russia; yoga and meditation practice since she was 14, including four years at an ashram; pre-med studies at The University of California, Irvine; and social/civic leadership and service.
Jessica is a founding member of the board of Convergence, a non-profit organization working to promote dialogue and innovative solutions for challenging social issues of our time (www.convergencpolicy.org). She was an engaged advisor to the the US-Muslim Engagement Project which published the Report “Changing Course: A New Direction for US – Muslim Relations”. She also served on the board of the U.S. Consensus Council for Search for Common Ground-USA.
Jessica was one of the leaders who walked in the first ever large Silent Peace Walk in America in Central Park, initiated by Jack Kornfield and Stephen Fulder. She is honored to be one of the founding leaders of the non-profit Silent Peacewalks. (www.nypeacewalk.org). She is currently the chair of the organizing committee.
She is the visionary and convener of a historic conference to created a unified field of Breathwork Practices – Breathwork Immersion: From Science to Samadhi that was held at Omega Institute for Holistic Studies in Rhinebeck, New York in 2013 and 2014, and will be held at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in Massachusetts on October 18th – 23rd, 2015. (http://kripalu.org/program/view/STS-151/breath_immersion_2015_from_science_to_samadhi)
Her deepest passion is to support evolving creativity and positive possibilities on our planet by supporting awakened consciousness, and the embodiment of love, wisdom and presence in every moment…for all life.