How to Teach and Lead Meditation

How to Teach and Lead Meditation

Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 10:30
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William Bloom PhD is one of Britain’s most experienced mind-body-spirit educators, with over thirty years of training people in this area.


In this workshop, William Bloom will teach the core concepts and strategies for leading people into silence.

During the day you will be given a holistic and modern perspective on the major meditation forms. These include Vippasana, Zen, mindfulness, TM, guided visualisations, mantras, mandalas, raja and agni yoga, journeying, seed thoughts, inner dialogue, deep relaxation, healing and prayer. You will clarify the chemistry, psychology and health benefits of meditation.


You will learn how to

  • Prepare for leading and teaching
  • Clarify the purpose of the meditation
  • Guide the meditation
  • Use appropriate words and tone
  • Enable grounding, posture and breath
  • Close the session.

We know that groups and individuals benefit greatly from quiet time making this a crucial training if you have a calling to lead people into calm space.

About the speaker, William Bloom

William has been a student of the mysteries since his teens, exploring these dimensions through trance, deep meditation, psychedelics, ceremony and reading. His background includes a two-year off-grid retreat in the High Atlas Mountains of southern Morocco, a doctorate in social psychology from the London School of Economics and ten years working with adult special needs — so his metaphysics is grounded in a clear and realistic understanding of human psychology.

He was number 36 on Watkins 2020 list of the '100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People' and is one of the UK’s leading writers and educators in the field of spirituality and wellbeing. With his workshops and trainings, he has helped many thousands of people.

He is the founder and director of the Spiritual Companions Trust and author of 26 books including the international bestsellers Psychic Protection, The Endorphin Effect and The Power of Modern Spirituality. He is a Fellow of the Findhorn Foundation, Europe’s leading eco-spirituality centre, and a trustee of Glastonbury Abbey. He has recently pioneered the first vocational qualification in spirituality and health to be on the government Ofqual Register.

‘William Bloom is a modern western mystic and considered by many to be Britain’s leading and most experienced mind-body-spirit teacher.’ Yoga Magazine

‘Inner peace as easy as breathing. William Bloom has an encyclopedic knowledge of meditation.’ The Independent



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