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MIND-BODY APPROACHES for Cancer and Health with Gabor Mate

May 30, 2014 to May 31, 2014

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NDs, Healthcare Practitioners, Students
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Course description

Cancer, like other diseases, represents far more than a purely physical process. Its onset, biology and outcomes are inseparable from a person’s history, relationships, life stresses, and emotional states. This course, based on Gabor Maté's bestselling book When The Body Says No and grounded in the new sciences of psychoneuroimmunology and epigenetics, will explore the mind/body connection in health and illness.
- The principles that support participants in understanding why their bodies – and the bodies of those they care for personally and professionally – function the way they do.
- Psychological and spiritual practices to help people lead healthier and more fulfilled lives.

Dr. Gabor Mate
Dr. Gabor Maté is a physician, author and lecturer specializing in the study and treatment of addiction and mind/body health. His best-selling books include: When the Body Says No, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts, Hold On To Your Kids, and Scattered Minds.

Rather than offering quick-fix solutions to these complex issues, Dr. Mate weaves together scientific research, case histories, and his own insights and experiences to present a broad perspective that enlightens and empowers people to promote their own healing and that of those around them.

Friday, May 30, 2014 - Fri: 9am - 5pm

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