Andrew Chapman, LMSW

Andrew Chapman is the co-director & guiding teacher at Wild Heart Meditation Center in Nashville, TN.  He teaches weekly meditation groups, introduction to meditation classes, intermediate and advance practice courses, and Buddhist study programs. Andrew has also spent the past several years developing intensive trainings and workshops related to the intersection of Western & Buddhist psychology for dedicated Buddhist practitioners, as well as professionals in the fields of education and mental health. Andrew has had extensive training in both the Thai Forest & Burmese methods of practice. In the Spring of 2017, Andrew graduated from a 2.5-year Community Dharma Leadership training through Spirit Rock Meditation Center, where he received authorization to teach the Dharma.

Events with Andrew Chapman, LMSW

Awakening the Wild Heart - Insight Meditation Retreat~ Scholarship Eligible
October 8, 2020

The Buddha taught that the seeds of awakening are deeply rooted in the hearts and minds of every human being. However, it is only through the intentional cultivation of these seeds—generosity, ethical living, and mindfulness—and the uprooting of greed, hatred, and delusion that we can begin to harvest the fruits of our awakened heart. In retreat, through careful and sustained mindfulness, we experience for ourselves the ever-changing flow of the mind-body process. Meditation is the vehicle through which we develop the clarity and compassion needed to accept more fully the pleasure and pain, fear and joy, sadness and happiness that…