Navigation Links
Paving the Way for Peace in the Middle East with Mind-Body Skills
Date:2/23/2009

Truce talks are gridlocked, but this mission to provide trauma relief to both sides of the conflict goes forward. Dr. James S. Gordon and his international team plans a training of health and mental health professionals in both Israel and Gaza--the only program of its kind working in both Israel and Gaza. After arriving February 28th, 2009. With The Center for Mind-Body Medicine's groundbreaking model which teaches self-care techniques (such as meditation, guided imagery, biofeedback, and yoga, as well as self-expression in words, drawing, and movement, all in a supportive small group), Dr. Gordon and his team will help heal the wounds of war and bring relief to those suffering following the devastating siege on Gaza.

Washington, D.C., Tel Aviv, and Gaza (PRWEB) February 23, 2009 -- As truce talks drag on between Israel and Gaza, James S. Gordon, M.D., the distinguished psychiatrist who leads the Washington D.C.-based Center for Mind-Body Medicine, will on March 4, 2009 lead an international team of Christian, Muslim, and Jewish mental health professionals into Gaza in a groundbreaking effort to relieve population-wide psychological trauma in that war-devastated Israeli-occupied territory. The team will arrive in Israel February 28, 2009 and make their way to a border crossing.

For the last seven years, Dr. Gordon and his CMBM team have been working intensively with the traumatized population in Gaza and Israel separately and jointly -- they are the only organization doing so. During this time, they've trained 300 Israeli professionals and 90 in Gaza to develop comprehensive, scientifically based programs that are effectively treating widespread post traumatic stress disorder, major depression, anxiety, violence, and despair.

CMBM's pioneering program, which recentl
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Paving the way for future pan-European clinical trials
2. Rev. Byamugisha of Uganda to Receive Niwano Peace Prize
3. Nobel Peace Prize Winner Stephen Schneider Keynotes Annual Conference of Community Oncologists
4. Final House Vote on SCHIP Delivers Peace of Mind to Americas Families
5. Versus Technology, Inc. Announces Expansion of Real-Time Location System to Include Anesthesia Clinic at PeaceHealth RiverBend Campus
6. President George W. Bush Receives International Medal of PEACE That Coincides With PEPFAR Milestone on World Aids Day:
7. Three Community Leaders to Receive Foundations 2008 California Peace Prize
8. Asia Wellness Cruise Offers Crystal Guests Peace of Mind, Body & Spirit
9. A Universal Gift of Peace of Mind
10. KidsPeace Awarded Gold Seal of Approval by Joint Commission
11. Whether combat or peacekeeping, PTSD impacts veterans well-being
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Paving the Way for Peace in the Middle East with Mind-Body Skills
(Date:5/30/2015)... May 30, 2015 The Brain Fitness ... coordination with ONEgeneration Senior Enrichment Center, headed by 1Heart ... de Guzman and Brain Fitness Program Director Tee Barr. ... event learned that there are many ways to enrich ... showed the residents the different ways to overcome dementia ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... 2015 Wixom, Michigan: Proof. Pest Control, a family-owned ... a new twist to its robust line of services-a ... used for general pest management. , “We like ... Wixom Branch Manager. “The average person cringes when they see ... with problems that most people don’t even want to think ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... 2015 Key Housing, a top-rated corporate ... announce their June 2015 featured apartment community: 388 Beale ... Francisco, Key Housing is helping those people looking for ... one of the tightest apartment markets in the United ... understandably anyone who requires temporary San Francisco corporate housing ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... This year the National Lung Health Education ... one of the most diverse perspectives with speakers and ... diagnose, treat and manage patients with COPD. , "The ... is Interaction with Multidisciplinary Healthcare Professionals who represent various ... with COPD," said Brian W. Carlin, MD, FCCP, FAARC, ...
(Date:5/30/2015)... A live auction will be held ... hospitals, surgery centers and other medical facilities around the ... including radiology, surgery, endoscopy, lab, anesthesia, exam and much ... Tuesday, June 2nd starting at 10:00am EDT. The equipment ... North Hiatus Rd., Sunrise, FL 33351. Anyone can ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:1Heart Caregiver Services Brings Brain Fitness Education Seminar at ONEgeneration 2Health News:1Heart Caregiver Services Brings Brain Fitness Education Seminar at ONEgeneration 3Health News:Proof. Pest Control-Now Offering 100% Organic Pest Control in Southeast Michigan 2Health News:San Francisco Corporate Housing Leader Key Housing Designates 388 Beale Street as Featured Community for June 2Health News:San Francisco Corporate Housing Leader Key Housing Designates 388 Beale Street as Featured Community for June 3Health News:Pulmonary Horizons 2nd Annual COPD Conference Miami Hilton Downtown, July 17-19, 2015 Patient Centered Cross-Continuum Education to Improve the Care of Patients with COPD 2Health News:Pulmonary Horizons 2nd Annual COPD Conference Miami Hilton Downtown, July 17-19, 2015 Patient Centered Cross-Continuum Education to Improve the Care of Patients with COPD 3Health News:Centurion to Sell Surplus Medical Equipment in Online and On-site Auction 2
... Tata group and the Jharkhand government along with three ... to form a trust to ensure medical treatment // ... ,Christened as 'Sarva Swasthya Mission Trust', it ... of health security which would provide health coverage and ...
... of three years, Carole James, 48, faces surgery later this month ... uterus.// ,The diagnosis was revealed during a routine ... cancer, that has a recovery rate of 80 to 90 per ... that James's cancer was detected early, and the prognosis is good. ...
... which an breastfeeding women who is also overweight can lose weight.// ... are breastfeeding and want to lose weight could successfully achieve their ... and desserts in their diet. They have also recommended that should ... least four days in a week. , ,Dr. Cheryl ...
... 400 candidates who qualified through the CPMT-06 arrived at ... the first time that candidates can access counseling process ... ,The seat status will be available on the ... online process. They said that even after many attempts ...
... India today joined other nations in a campaign to ... of millions of patients worldwide. // , ... Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in the presence ... organised by the Global Patient Safety Challenge, a core ...
... risks involved in the consumption of breast milk from ... capable of causing food poisoning if it is contaminated ... carries remnants of drugs or medication, which could cause ... not adhering to hygienic standards while extracting the milk ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Diet & Exercise regime Not Harmful For Overweight, Lactating Mothers Or their Infants 2
(Date:5/29/2015)... 2015 Actinobac Biomed, NovoPedics, Inc. and MentiNova, ... from Foundation Venture Capital Group (FVCG), have been selected ... part of the Start-Up Stadium and Company Presentation forums ... M. Golubieski . The annual convention, the ... held in Philadelphia in June. ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... 2015  The annual customer satisfaction survey of over ... as #1 across all specialties. Every year, ... a poll of EHR users and publishes an internationally ... Praxis EMR topped 348 other systems, with ... criteria used by Black Book. In addition to earning ...
(Date:5/29/2015)... /CNW/ - Covalon Technologies Ltd. (the "Company" or "Covalon") ... delighted to announce its financial results for its ... revenue for three months of $2,180,276 and net ... wound care product sales for the three month ... $1,742,672 compared to $1,400,065 for the same period ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Foundation Venture Capital Group Portfolio Companies to be Highlighted at Bio International in June 2Foundation Venture Capital Group Portfolio Companies to be Highlighted at Bio International in June 3Praxis EMR Ranks #1 for Physician Satisfaction in Black Book's 2015 Survey of Solo and Small Practices 2Covalon Announces Strong Second Quarter Results 2Covalon Announces Strong Second Quarter Results 3
... A 58-year-old man who lives in Corona, Queens came to the emergency ... in his left arm. Although he did not realize it at ... as the first patient in the United States to be treated for ... tumor, and today his recovery is going well. Known as brachytherapy, ...
... Dec. 17 Duane Reade, the largest drug store chain in ... as part of the Company,s commitment to meet the health and ... their flu related needs. , H1N1 immunization vaccines will be ... the release of the H1N1 vaccine by the New York City ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Novel Radiation Therapy to Treat Lung Cancer Used for the First Time in United States, at New York Hospital Queens 2Novel Radiation Therapy to Treat Lung Cancer Used for the First Time in United States, at New York Hospital Queens 3Duane Reade Announces Plans for H1N1 Immunization Program 2Duane Reade Announces Plans for H1N1 Immunization Program 3
... therapeutic system is optimally ... in mind. As an ... ongoing therapy, SONOCUR Basic ... effective therapy. Plus, the ...
... not only one of the most modern lithotripters ... Apart from being designed for the treatment of ... tract, the MODULITH SLX can also be employed ... is equally suitable for the treatment of gallstones ...
... MODULITH SLK follows a completely new and revolutionary ... a wide energy range for all indications of ... articulated arm. Different components of the treatment set-up ... can be chosen from a variety of brands ...
The latex free, hydrophilic Self-Cath Plus is designed for single use, intermittent self-catheterization. The unique hydrophilic coating activates immediately upon exposure to water for fast, clean...
Medicine Products: