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February 2022

Contemplative Medicine Conversations: Reimagining Medicine

February 7  2022 from 8:30 pm

Join us for a free online event with Tieraona Low Dog, MD, an internationally recognized physician, author, educator, and thought leader in integrative medicine. In this series, Tieraona and Fellowship guiding teachers Koshin Paley Ellison and Chodo Robert Campbell will discuss the impact of the Fellowship and how we can reimagine medicine as an instrument of healing for clinicians as well as patients.

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February Half-Day Retreat 2022

February 12  2022 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Silently engaging in sitting and walking meditation, hearing a dharma talk, and joining in conversation with the community are wonderful ways to spend a Saturday morning.

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Moving from Loss to Found: An Online Writing Workshop

February 16

In this writing workshop with Alexandra Vassilaros, writer, founder of Make Meaning Workshop, participants will explore the alchemy of grief and learn how we can use it to initiate growth, self-compassion, and emotional progress.

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Caregiver Support Group

February 26  2022 from 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Whether you are a professional or volunteer caregiver, or you are caring for a family member, a friend, or a loved one, drop in and take care of yourself.

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Foundations in Contemplative Care Information Session

February 28  2022 from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us Monday, February 28th, for this free, online information session about the Foundations in Contemplative Care program.

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March 2022

Wednesday Online Bereavement Group: A Contemplative Approach to Grief and Loss

March 2  2022 from 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Coping with the loss of someone or something we love is one of life’s biggest challenges. The grieving process can present a wide range of difficult and unexpected emotions including, shock, anger, disbelief, guilt and profound sadness.

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Thursday Online Bereavement Group: A Contemplative Approach to Grief and Loss

March 3  2022 from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Coping with the loss of someone or something we love is one of life’s biggest challenges. The grieving process can present a wide range of difficult and unexpected emotions including, shock, anger, disbelief, guilt and profound sadness.

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Contemplative Medicine Conversations: Unwinding Anxiety as a Path of Care

March 7  2022 from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for the second conversation in this free webinar series with NYZC Contemplative Medicine Fellowship visiting faculty member Judson Brewer, MD, PhD, acclaimed neuroscientist, and bestselling author.

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March Half-Day Retreat 2022

March 12  2022 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Silently engaging in sitting and walking meditation, hearing a dharma talk, and joining in conversation with the community are wonderful ways to spend a Saturday morning.

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Prison Terminal: Film Screening & Panel Discussion

March 14  2022 from 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm

The Inside-Outside Study Group (I-0) is excited to have you join us for a special screening and panel discussion of the Academy Award-nominated documentary, “Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall.”

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Caregiver Support Group

March 26  2022 from 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Whether you are a professional or volunteer caregiver, or you are caring for a family member, a friend, or a loved one, drop in and take care of yourself.

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Foundations in Contemplative Care Information Session ~ March 2022

March 28  2022 from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us Monday, March 28th, for this free, online information session about the Foundations in Contemplative Care program.

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April 2022

Living Fearlessly: Facing the Inevitable – An Online Offering

April 5  2022 from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Living Fearlessly

Living Fearlessly is an opportunity to join with others eager to discuss and wonder about life in the context of death. Together we will explore the emotional, spiritual, and practical questions that arise when we bring the truth of our mortality to our awareness.

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April Half-Day Retreat 2022

April 23  2022 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Silently engaging in sitting and walking meditation, hearing a dharma talk, and joining in conversation with the community are wonderful ways to spend a Saturday morning.

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Pluralism Within Soto Shu | A Dharma Talk with Gyokei Yokoyama

April 29  2022 from 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Gyokei Yokoyama will share his perspective on religious pluralism within Soto Zen tradition and the thread of Zen that runs through diverse expressions.

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Caregiver Support Group

April 30  2022 from 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Whether you are a professional or volunteer caregiver, or you are caring for a family member, a friend, or a loved one, drop in and take care of yourself.

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May 2022

Online Bereavement Group: A Contemplative Approach to Grief and Loss | Wednesdays

May 11  2022 from 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

This group will meet once a week on Wednesdays for eight weeks to share the experience of grieving with others, allowing for an intimate and transformative understanding of community.

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Online Bereavement Group: A Contemplative Approach to Grief and Loss | Thursdays

May 12  2022 from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

This group will meet once a week on Thursdays for eight weeks to share the experience of grieving with others, allowing for an intimate and transformative understanding of community.

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May Half-Day Retreat 2022

May 14  2022 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Silently engaging in sitting and walking meditation, hearing a dharma talk, and connecting with community are wonderful ways to spend a Saturday morning.

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Contemplative Medicine Conversations: Tending To Suffering With Equanimity

May 16  2022 from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for a free online event with Fellowship faculty member Sharon Salzberg, New York Times bestselling author and one of America's leading spiritual teachers. In this webinar, Sharon Salzberg and fellowship guiding Teachers Sensei Koshin and Sensei Chodo will explore the interplay of compassion and equanimity and how the practice of balancing them can sustain a healthcare practitioner's open heart, ease burnout, and promote well-being while caring for the suffering world.

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Foundations in Contemplative Care ~ Online Information Session

May 23  2022 from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us on May 23 for this online info session to learn more about the Foundations in Contemplative Care program!

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Caregiver Support Group

May 28  2022 from 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Whether you are a professional or volunteer caregiver, or you are caring for a family member, a friend, or a loved one, drop in and take care of yourself.

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June 2022

Cultivating the Seeds of Zen: A 90-Day Commit To Sit Practice Period

June 1

Through weekly online dharma talks, daily practice emails, group discussions, and meditation, we will allow our practice to take root within us and flower the essential aspects of compassion and wisdom.

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ZEN SHABBAT // JUNE 2022

June 3  2022 from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Lab/Shul and the New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care invite you to a shared experience of sacred space and time, harmonizing Jewish and Zen traditions in the celebration of Sabbath spirit.

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Contemplative Medicine Fellowship Info Session

June 6  2022 from 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us Monday, June 6th, for this free, online information session about the Contemplative Medicine Fellowship — a twelve-month training for physicians, advanced practice registered nurses (NP & CNM), and physician assistants who want to lead change in the culture of care.

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Online LGBTQIA+ Bereavement Group: A Contemplative Approach to Grief and Loss

June 7  2022 from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Coping with the loss of someone we love is one of life’s biggest challenges. The grieving process can present a wide range of difficult and unexpected emotions including, shock, anger, disbelief, guilt and profound sadness. As LGBTQIA+ folk, these emotions can be further compounded by our individual and collective experiences of marginalization.

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June Half-Day Retreat 2022

June 11  2022 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for the June half-day silent retreat. Silently engaging in sitting and walking meditation, hearing a dharma talk, and connecting with community are wonderful ways to spend a Saturday morning.

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Sangha Live: Day of Practice with Sensei Koshin

June 18  2022 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Day of Practice is a LIVE 3-hour program, co-hosted by Sangha Live including sustained sitting practice, dharma teachings, and an interactive Q&A with Sensei Koshin.

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Caregiver Support Group

June 25  2022 from 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Whether you are a professional or volunteer caregiver, or you are caring for a family member, a friend, or a loved one, drop in and take care of yourself.

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Mizuko Kuyo Ceremony for Loss (In Person Only)

June 26  2022 from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Mizuko Kuyo is a Buddhist ceremony to acknowledge the loss of those who have experienced a miscarriage, a stillbirth, or an abortion.

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