Workshops & Classes

Caregiving informed by contemplation is the primary focus of our workshops for individuals, families, and healthcare professionals. The core concepts of our curriculum are rooted in the teachings of Buddhism, yet the activities and outcomes are applied in a secular way. More…

Contemplative Caregiver Course

Presented by San Francisco Zen Center and Beyond Measure School for Contemplative Care, this yearlong certificate training engages individual, family, and professionals caregivers in contemplative practices & care methods through 12 months of coursework. A team of core and guest faculty guide students in an integral learning experience, incorporating contemplative, didactic, creative and experiential elements to cultivate the skills of compassionate presence. Participants from all walks of life are welcome. More…