[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”padding: 0px;border-style: solid;border-width: 1px;”][cs_text class=”cs-ta-center”]Friday November 3, 2017
1:00-3:00 PM

Institute for Spirituality and Health
8100 Greenbriar Dr, Suite 220
Houston, TX 77054[/cs_text][x_button size=”global” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ees9f6d6c0cde1e1&oseq=&c=&ch=” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””]Register[/x_button][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][cs_section parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]The Center for Mind-Body Medicine’s Founder and Executive Director, James S. Gordon, MD, will provide an overview of CMBM’s pioneering and its evidence-based model of self-care and group support. He will show how this model has been used to relieve trauma, enhance resiliency, and revive hope in communities in the U.S. and around the world that have been devastated by natural disasters and war. He will also provide an overview of the program that the Institute for Spirituality and Health (ISH), CMBM, and the Greater Houston Healing Collaborative hope to bring to the people of Harris County and the City of Houston.[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][cs_section parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]You will:

• Understand the basic principles of mind-body medicine.

• Experience mind-body medicine techniques as tools to relieve trauma and enhance health and well-being.

• Understand how mind-body skills groups are structured to create trauma-healing.

• Understand the potential applicability of the CMBM model to Post-Harvey Houston. [/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][cs_section parallax=”false” separator_top_type=”none” separator_top_height=”50px” separator_top_angle_point=”50″ separator_bottom_type=”none” separator_bottom_height=”50px” separator_bottom_angle_point=”50″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_image type=”circle” src=”https://cmbm.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Jim-headshot-bookshelf-square-2.jpg” alt=”” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][cs_text]James S. Gordon, MD is a psychiatrist and the CMBM Founder and Executive Director, is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Family Medicine at Georgetown Medical School, and Chaired the White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy under Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush. Dr. Gorgon has developed programs for population-wide trauma healing in the Balkans, the Middle East, Haiti, post-Katrina New Orleans, and on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Dr. Gordon’s most recent book is Unstuck: Your Guide to the Seven-Stage Journey out of Depression.”[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][/cs_content]