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The Center for Mind-Body Medicine providing training to healthcare professionals in Haiti following the earthquake

CMBM Begins Healing Work in Earthquake-Ravaged Haiti

First Trip to Haiti to train local health professionals following the earthquake. Our Haiti program continues thanks to our lead donor, the deLaski Family Foundation.

CMBM’s Work Recognized in Breakthrough PTSD Study

Journal of Clinical Psychiatry publishes first randomized controlled trial (RCT) of any intervention with war-traumatized children showing an 80% decrease of PTSD symptoms in highly traumatized high school students in Kosovo.

Dr Gordon honored by Bravewell Collaborative

Dr Gordon honored by Bravewell Collaborative

Dr. Gordon honored as a “Pioneer” in integrative medicine by the Bravewell Collaborative.

Healing our Troops Program Founded

Using the same model for population-wide healing used overseas, with training courses for military, VA, and civilian health providers working with US troops, veterans, and their families, Healing our Troups Program was founded.

Gaza and Israel Trauma Relief Programs Initiated

Gaza and Israel Trauma Relief Programs Initiated

Programs in Gaza and Israel initiated in response to psychological, emotional, and biological stresses during and after regional conflict. Support provided by Charles Feeney, the Founding Chairman of The Atlantic Philanthropies.

Kosovo Officially Adopts our Model for Community Mental Health Program

The Center for Mind-Body Medicines model of Mind-Body Medicine becomes an official part of Kosovo’s health system and a pillar of its community mental health program.

Food As Medicine Presented for the First Time

This universally acclaimed professional training program provides health professionals with the foundation they need to effectively integrate nutrition into clinical practice—and their own lives.

Initiation of the CancerGuides training program

Record Attendance at CMBM Cancer Conference

Record Attendance at CMBM Cancer Conference

More than 1500 clinicians, researchers, and patient advocates attend CMBM’s 3rd Comprehensive Cancer Care Conference

CMBM Founder Appointed by President Bill Clinton

James S. Gordon, MD appointed Chairman of the White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy by President Bill Clinton