Devoted to helping the residents of Southeastern Louisiana by training local health providers in our model of population-wide psychological healing
Program founded: 2005
An independent 501(C)3, The Mind-Body Center of Louisiana (MBCLS), established: 2009
CMBM has trained clinicians and community aid workers in mind-body medicine and provided guidance to help participants develop an infrastructure for their work and build relationships with organizations throughout the community.
Program Director: James S. Gordon, MD
Clinical Director: Amy Shinal, LCSW
Program Manager: Lee-Ann Gallarano
Where we work: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Southeast Louisiana
Dates & location training programs have been held:
2007, 2008: New Orleans
Health professionals trained to date: 80
Organizations participating in our program: 40+
Our mind-body medicine model is used in Tulane University and Louisiana State University Medical Schools.