Integrative Psychiatrists Brown and Gerbarg Offer “Tame Your Pain” Workshop in New Paltz, NY

An opportunity to experience, in a serene environment, the physical and psychological benefits of breathing practices, Qigong, and Open Focus to reduce pain and create physical comfort and mental well-being
Drs Brown & Gerbarg
Drs Brown & Gerbarg
NEW PALTZ, N.Y. - Feb. 14, 2015 - PRLog --          Media contact:  WJ Carrel

New York, NY - Richard P. Brown, MD, and Patricia Gerbarg, MD, award-winning authors and leaders in Integrative Psychiatry, will teach their ground-breaking Breath~Body~Mind workshop “Tame Your Pain” February 20-22, 2015 at Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY. The three-day event, Friday evening through noon on Sunday, is open to the public.Mohonk Mountain House, named No.1 Resort Spa in the USA (Conde Nast Traveler magazine), is a Victorian resort with state-of-the-art spa located on a mountain lake overlooking the Schwangunk Mountains.

Drs. Brown and Gerbarg offer new techniques to dissolve or reduce pain with three powerful practices: Breath~Body~Mind, Qigong, and Open Focus for pain reduction.

The gentle movement and breathing practices of Breath~Body~Mind activate anti-pain, anti-inflammation, and anti-stress effects of the parasympathetic nervous system.  Qigong movements enhance circulation and healing. Through Open Focus Attention Training the mind learns how to dissolve emotional and physical pain.

Individuals suffering from stress, back pain, arthritis, sports injuries, fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis, TMJ (temporomandibular joint pain), inflammatory bowel disease, military combat related injuries, and many other conditions report significant relief after participating in Breath~Body~Mind workshops.

The complete schedule and registration information can be found at or by calling (855)883-3798.

Overnight rooms at Mohonk are available at special rates with meals and parking included.

Dr. Brown is Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Columbia University in New York. He gives over 100 medical lectures each year, including full-day courses for the American Psychiatric Association and other professional groups, as well as workshops for non-profits such as Serving Those Who Serve in New York City. He is a certified teacher of Aikido (4th Dan), Yoga, Qi Gong, and meditation.

Dr. Gerbarg is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at New York Medical College.  She graduated from Harvard Medical School and the Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute. In addition to her clinical practice, she provides consultation and facilitates the development of research projects on the health benefits of mind-body practices for recovery from stress, trauma, mass disasters, and stress-related medical conditions.

Dr. Brown and Dr. Gerbarg are award-winning co-authors of How To Use Herbs, Nutrients, and Yoga in Mental Health Care (WW Norton) with Philip Muskin, MD; The RhodiolaRevolution (Rodale); Non-Drug Treatments for ADHD: New Options for Kids, Adults, & Clinicians (WW Norton); and The HealingPower of the Breath (Shambhala, with CD). Their Internet site at offers mental health information combining standard and complementary treatments, research,workshop schedule, other resources, and a free newsletter.

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