Jorge C. Armesto, PhD, C-IAYT, is a clinical psychologist in private practice in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, where he works with diverse communities. He is passionate about the intersection of psychology, mindfulness, spirituality, and body-focused practices. As a gay Cuban-American man, Jorge’s work seeks to understand how multiple sources of oppression and resiliency intersect and inform the lived experiences of individuals, groups, and communities. He is a Certified Mindful Self-Compassion teacher and Certified Yoga Therapist. Jorge currently leads the Self-Compassion in Psychotherapy (SCIP) Certificate Program through the Center for Mindful Self-Compassion. Additionally, he is section faculty at the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy Certificate Program. Jorge practices in the Thich Nhat Hanh tradition and is a member of the Order of Interbeing.