Meditatio Seminar

Contemplative Care

Healthcare and Meditation

Clinical Education Centre
Auckland City Hospital
January 17 & 18, 2019

Led by Laurence Freeman OSB

Benedictine monk and Director of
The World Community for Christian Meditation

with New Zealand health care professionals

Chaired by Dr John Collins


Meditatio is a cluster of programmes, publications and events in different countries that shares the fruits and benefits of meditation with the wider world. It is the outreach of WCCM and seeks to bring universal spiritual wisdom and values to bear upon the pressing issues of a secular world. One important focus for Meditatio is medicine and healthcare.

The World Community for
Christian Meditation

(WCCM) is a global and inclusive contemplative community of meditators from all Christian traditions whose practice of this universal tradition is rooted in the teachings of the Gospels and the early Christian tradition (

The New Zealand Community for Christian Meditation ( has more than 80 groups around the country. NZCCM regularly organises retreats, seminars and community days.