Faculty Category: Mind-Body-Medicine

John Simmons, MD

John Simmons, MD is a family physician in Spartanburg, SC. He is certified by the Center for Mind Body Medicine as a Mind Body skills trainer. John offers meditation training in a class format over a 6-8 week period as well as short session interventions for stress management. Since being certified, John has trained over …

CMBM Faculty Member Jeremy Brewer

Jeremy Brewer, LMSW

Jeremy Brewer, LMSW is a husband, father, veteran and social worker serving as the Program Director for Bastion Community of Resilience, the nation’s first intentionally designed neighborhood for returning warriors and their families, in New Orleans.

Pamela Avery, MD

Pamela Avery, MD, is a medical physician with over 40 years of clinical expertise.

Lindiwe Fiarra Greenwood, MD

Lindiwe uses The Center for Mind Body Medicine Model to facilitate community Mind Body Skills Groups, Corporate/School/Personal Wellness, and to present Mind Body Medicine Retreats and Workshops. 

CMBM Mind-Body Medicine Faculty Member Laurie Kalter, MPA

Laurie Kalter, MPA

Laurie Kalter, MPA, is certified in Mind-Body Medicine through the Center for Mind Body Medicine in Washington, D.C. Laurie and recently retired as a Program Manager at the SF Veteran’s Health Care Administration.

Adair Look, MD

Adair Look, MD is a psychiatrist in Sonoma County, California, where she lives with her husband, three kids, and many animals.  Adair attended medical school at the North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, and then completed her Adult Psychiatry training at the Harvard Program of Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean Hospital. 

CMBM Faculty Heidi Jackson

Heidi Jackson, RGN

Heidi Jackson is an RGN and complementary therapist in Dublin, Ireland. Heidi believes that we all have the capacity to heal ourselves if only we would slow down and listen within. Heidi worked as an Oncology Nurse and Complementary therapist in Tallaght Hospital, Dublin for over 10 years before going into private practice providing complementary …

CMBM Faculty Sue Levin

Sue Levin, PhD

Sue Levin, Ph.D., has been a Marriage & Family Therapist since 1990, and in the field since 1983. She is a clinician and supervisor, as well as the executive director of the Houston Galveston Institute (HGI), one of the most highly acclaimed post-graduate training programs in our country. HGI is the home of Collaborative Therapy …

CMBM faculty Dena Adler

Dena Rain Adler, BEd, MA, ATR

Dena Rain Adler, B. Ed., M.A., ATR believes that at the heart and root of self-care is the capacity to cultivate joy and potential. She is a Registered Art Therapist and Certified Mind-Body Medicine Practitioner. Dena began her career as a Special Education teacher. She has over thirty years of experience with a specialty with …

Barbara Blitzer, LCSW-C, M.Ed

Barbara Blitzer is a clinical social worker in private practice in Bethesda and Silver Spring, MD.