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Back to School: Student Ambassadors Lead the Way
In honor of back-to-school season, we're celebrating the role of students in building resilient communities—from Broward County, FL to Gaza!
Help Build Resilience in the Aftermath of Natural Disasters
Every month now, natural disasters devastate entire cities and regions. Across the country and around the world, hurricanes and fires, flooding and earthquakes are confronting…
Teach Youth the Skills they Need to Make a Better World
Help CMBM equip schools to teach children the skills they need to overcome adversity, build resiliency, and thrive.
In the home of Syrian refugees
As part of CMBM's trip to Jordan, James Gordon, MD stopped by the home of a refugee family. The experience was profound.
Meditating and finding solutions
Meditation is the focus of this third installment in James Gordon, MD's six part narrative of our work in Jordan for Syrian refugees.
From grief and stress to laughter
Part two in James Gordon, MD's narrative of our work with Syrian refugee aid workers and refugee leaders in Jordan.
Working with Syrian refugee leaders and caregivers in Jordan
The first installment in a six-part summary of our trip to Jordan to work with Syrian refugee leaders and those who provide care, James Gordon,…
Breathing in, Breathing out: Haiti’s Children
The first of a series of short videos by award-winning documentary filmmaker Tod Lending on our Global Trauma Relief work in Haiti.
Back to School: So Much / So Little
The staff at the school shared that the mind-body skills taught by Haitian CMBM graduates have helped the behavior of 60% of the older kids
What if Your Life Depended on It?
“After Katrina hit I received mops and a bucket from a disaster relief organization. From The Center for Mind-Body Medicine, I got my life back.”
Equal Opportunity Group Experience
Having facilitated mind-body skills groups in all kinds of places with all kinds of people, young and old, I have noticed so many common themes,…
Newtown: Thick with Grief, Full of Spirit– and Even Joy
CMBM’s mission is to help people recover from tragedy and Dr. Gordon first visited the Newtown area shortly after the shootings to see what we…
Community Wide Healing: New Gaza Video
Tens of thousands of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip are using the CMBM model to repair the damaging effects of trauma and stress.
A Long Way to Go
Over the next few months, 10-week-long small group workshops will take place at the Foyer des Orphelins d’Haiti Orphanage.
A plaque is presented in honor of Don deLaski, to be hung on the wall of The Center for Mind-Body Medicine’s Port-au-Prince office.
On to Jacmel
Jacmel, a seaside town famous for its crafts, is a three hour drive south (of Port-au-Prince] across the mountains.
Visiting Notre Dame de la Guadeloupe
Children who participate in CMBM group exercises are less stressed out and less prone to the nightmares and angry outbursts that have plagued them since…
Our Haiti Team, Bill Clinton, and More
CMBM visits Haiti to discuss integrating its practices into Haiti's Ministry of Health. Their work has been supported by the likes of Bill Clinton for…
An Open Door in Gaza
“Mind-body medicine is a friend.” Says Iman, a physical therapist. “And being here is like living with my second family. Our message is love.”
Coming Together at CancerGuides Israel
I was particularly touched as I watched the Israelis and Palestinians, in my group, overcome initial suspicion and the pain that inequities in health care…
Our Work in Haiti: How Do You Connect?
CMBM faculty shares expertise in mind-body medicine with Haitian health professionals and educators in a series of professional trainings.
Our Work in Haiti: The Need
Follow our team of Haitian health-care providers, educators and team leaders on their journey to heal Haiti from the individual to national levels.
Our Work in Haiti: The Impact
CMBM brings hope and healing to those who experienced terrible losses in the January 2010 earthquake.