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James Gordon

James S. Gordon, MD,
is the founder and director of The Center, founding dean at the College of Mind-Body Medicine, Saybrook University, and a clinical professor in the department of psychiatry and family medicine at the Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Mind, Mood and Food: Optimal Nutrition for Body and Brain

Apr 23 - 28, 2017 Begins in 1 month
with James Gordon, Kathie Swift, Mark Hyman, Rebecca Katz & Cindy Geyer

Mind, Mood and Food brings together medical and culinary nutrition with cutting-edge research for clinicians and health-conscious individuals to learn how to improve mental and emotional well-being with food. This five-day training includes experiential learning with food, nature, mind-body medicine, live food demonstrations, and whole-food meals that inspire long-lasting nutritional transformation. Participants will be taught a new science-based approach using nutrition to address personal health challenges for yourself, your clients, and your families.


Professional Training Program in Mind-Body Medicine

Aug 06 - 11, 2017 Begins in 5 months
with James Gordon, Amy Shinal & Lynda Richtmeier Cyr

The Professional Training Program in Mind-Body Medicine is the core program of the Center for Mind-Body Medicine (CMBM), offered around the world for twenty years. The program provides health professionals with the tools they need to become more effective clinicians, and to find more meaning in their work. This intensive training utilizes CMBM’s unique model for learning and support: Faculty teaches the science of mind-body medicine in plenary sessions, plus techniques for self-awareness and self-expression through supportive small group exercises.



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