Welcome to an online archive of Pierre Zimmerman’s Meditation essays,
2015 to Present
Archive- PZ Meditation essays from 2015-2022 (PDF) – 34 pages total
These essays by Pierre Zimmerman have appeared in our monthly One Roof Newsletter and/or were shared with Pierre’s weekly Meditation Group.
We hope you will enjoy re-reading them here!
Pierre Zimmerman is an organizational consultant, mindfulness teacher/leader and chaplain in end of life care. He has been working in Behavioral, Elder Health Care for over 35 years in many capacities, including business administration, clinical program development, contracting for physicians and marketing in the US and Canada. Pierre has served as CEO for a specialty hospital with day-care and outpatient continuum of care.
Pierre holds a BA in psychology, an MS in organizational development and management and completed chaplaincy training at Upaya Zen Center and Baystate Health System in Massachusetts, where he was a chaplain in the D’Amour Center for Cancer Care. He attended the Mindfulness trainings at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center under the supervision of Saki Santorelli, Jon Kabat-Zinn.
He has been leading Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction programs for the last 17 years for the general public, as well as for special groups including physicians and other clinicians, people with chronic illness, those with addictions, law enforcement, banks, business, and in oncology and palliative care settings. He co-teaches the Saratoga Stress Reduction Program and offers private mindfulness sessions for families and couples in person or online via zoom.