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Integrative Psychiatrists Brown & Gerbarg Teach Breathwork for Self-Healing at Omega Institute
A unique fusion of ancient mind-body techniques and scientifically proven methods to enhance mood, vitality, and mental focus, and to rapidly relieve stress anytime, anywhere will be taught August 30 thru September 4, 2015
New York, NY – Embark on your own path of illumination with integrative psychiatrists Richard P. Brown and Patricia L. Gerbarg, plus yoga therapist Joy Bennett-Jennings, who will teach Rumi-inspired Breath-Body-
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Dr. Richard Brown, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University in New York, gives over 100 lectures every year, including full-day courses for the American Psychiatric Association and other professional groups. He is a certified teacher of Aikido (4th Dan), Yoga, Qi Gong, and meditation. His workshops have helped thousands of people deal with everyday stress and enabled survivors of trauma and mass disasters to recover their health and well-being.
Dr. Patricia Gerbarg, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at New York Medical College, is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and the Boston Psychoanalytic institute. In addition to clinical practice, she lectures, writes, and conducts research on integrative treatments and mind-body practices.
Joy Bennett-Jennings, ERYT-500, is a certified yoga therapist, offering international programs for mood regulation. Known for her work in trauma-sensitive yoga for adults and children, Bennett-Jennings uses therapeutic yoga to treat depression and anxiety, chronic pain, movement disorders, post-traumatic stress, and more. See www,joyfulbreath.com.
Drs. Brown and Gerbarg have co-authored over 50 professional publications on complementary and alternative treatments. Their recent award-winning books are Non-Drug Treatments for ADHD: New Options for Kids, Adults, & Clinicians (WW Norton), and the Healing Power of the Breath: Simple Techniques to Reduce Stress and Anxiety, Enhance Concentration, and Balance Your Emotions (Shambhala), a book plus CD set. The Brown/Gerbarg website is www.Breath-Body-
Omega Institute for Holistic Studies, a non-profit founded in 1977 by Stephan Rechtschaffen, MD, and Elizabeth Lesser, offers wellness and personal growth courses and retreats. The campus sits on 200 acres and has more than 100 buildings including the Sanctuary, the Ram Dass Library, and the Omega Center for Sustainability. Workshop lecturers are thought leaders, scientists, social activists, and others who explore scientific, humanistic, and spiritual foundations for healthful living.