Therese Close, RN, CHPN

A co-founder of the Mind-Body Center of Louisiana, Therese facilitates mind-body skills groups, workshops and retreats for individuals, businesses, community organizations, and health care providers. A long-time resident of New Orleans, Therese has facilitated mind-body skills groups for Lower Ninth Ward residents through the Lower Ninth Ward Community Village Center.

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Helsinki Commission Briefing: Saving Ukraine's Children

In December 2022, James S. Gordon, MD, Founder and CEO of The Center for Mind-Body…

"Mindfulness Has Parallels to Indigenous Cultural Practices."

Given similarities between mindfulness and the traditional practices valued by many Native American tribal nations,…