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Non-profit Addresses South Sudan Trauma
CMBM Faculty Member and human rights investigator Anyieth D'Awol speaks with VOA's John Tanza about how she's helping to bring our healing model to South…
“Self-care workshop held at St. Vincent Ascension”
The Center for Mind Body Medicine held a workshop at St. Vincent Ascension Hospital that focused on self-care and managing stress and mental health.
CMBM aims to establish a nation-wide program of psychological self-care
The CMBM Haiti Program on the deLayski Family Foundation website.
Being Present with One Another: Honoring Elderly Veterans
CMBM groups are very effective in addressing the primary issues that elderly group members present with, including physical pain, grief, and sensory and cognitive limitations.
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.
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…
Amazing Graces: Days Two, Three and Four
Discussing trauma in a supportive group environment helps those stricken with grief find joy
In Jacmel: The Missing Twin
...in the background for everyone in this coastal city, and all the surrounding communities, as well as in Port-au-Prince, is the tide of losses that…
Amazing Graces: Days Two and Three
One of the remarkable things about our trainings is how often people who at first seem utterly closed down—walled off with indifference and suspicion, sunken…
Arriving in Jacmel
At the community center in Jacmel, faculty, Haitian interns, and seasoned trainees come together to plan a future program
Report from the Field: Mind-Body with the Lakota at Pine Ridge
“I am in awe of the experience that taught me that a people can be wounded, yet open; display grace amidst pain and humor alongside…
Who Will Lead Haiti’s Mental Health Recovery?
Dedicated and talented leadership teams hope to work closely with Haitians to bring relief to their communities.
Haiti Snapshot: A Guest Blog by Mark Silverberg, volunteer photographer
Guest blogger Mark Silverberg shares his account of his time in the tent camps in Haiti.
In Haiti, Faces of Change: Mercedes’ Transformation
Mercedes has found strength and calm through the Mind-Body program, and uses her new growth to help those around her.
In Haiti: Faces of Change
Haiti Professional Training Program participants share how they have used what they learned from CMBM, and what they have taught to others.
“Hope, Healing in Haiti” profile in NBC Washington
NBC Washington covers the work CMBM is doing in Haiti, and the lives its changing.
In Haiti: Signs of Healing
Survivors of the earthquake are finding strength within themselves, and empowering one another through emotional healing.
Haiti’s Earthquake Anniversary Reactions
The Earthquake Anniversary brings up memories of the extraordinary pain that the entire Haitian population has suffered, as well as renewing emotional and physical distress.
Helping Haitians to Heal, part 2
Men and women who have held back personal feeling in favor of continual service to others practice self care in small groups.
Helping Haitians to Heal, Part 1
The CMBM team gathers together in the Champs de Mars tent camp to speak with residents about emotional obstacles.
Rebuilding Haiti, Better Than Before
We at the Center for Mind-Body Medicine are working with every major health and mental health organization in Haiti, including the Ministry of Health and…
Great Profile of CMBM Gaza Program!
...an amazing article on our work in Gaza from this morning’s New York Times. It gives such an accurate feeling for the touching , powerful,…
CMBM’s Drawing Exercise Resonates in Haiti
Drawings allow people to tap into their intuition and imagination without effort. They find themselves creating images they’d never imagined, sketching solutions to problems that…
Meetings with Remarkable Haitians—Dr. Jean Hugues Henrys and Dr. Alex Larsen
CMBM discusses a future Haitian leadership team with Haiti's Minister of Health and the dean of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Notre…