Shift Issue 3

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Shift Issue 3

INTEGRAL HEALTH AND HEALING

OVERVIEW: SEEDING A NEW MODEL OF MEDICINE
by Marilyn Schlitz

HEALING AS ART AND TECHNOLOGY
by Richard Grossinger

NURTURANCE: A BIOLOGICAL IMPERATIVE
by Joseph Chilton Pearce

MIND AND HEALING
by Stanislav Grof

MINDFULNESS
by Jon Kabat-Zinn

CEREMONIAL HEALING
by Nancy Maryboy and David Begay

PEOPLE WHISPERERS
by William Benda and Rondi Lightmark

SOCIAL HEALING
by James O'Dea

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
by Michael Lerner

AN INTEGRAL APPROACH TO THE END OF LIFE
by Karen Wyatt

CHALLENGES OF INTEGRAL MEDICINE
by Sumedha Khanna

Frontiers of Research
I Feel Your Pain
by Dean Radin

articles

Articles in this magazine

Mind and Healing


All psychosomatic illness, pioneering psychiatrist Grof says, can benefit from opening to transpersonal experiences.


3 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Health & Healing, Mind-Matter Interaction, Psychology

Mindfulness


Mindfulness as an “inner technology” can heal the social body, writes meditation teacher Kabat-Zinn.


1 page
June - August 2004
Topics:
Health & Healing, Meditation, Mind-Matter Interaction

Ceremonial Healing


Native American healers Maryboy and Begay describe the importance of language, worldview, and ceremony in healing.


6 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Collective Consciousness, Health & Healing, Indigenous Wisdom

People Whisperers


“Animals are by nature ‘people whisperers,’ and restore and sustain us in ways we have either forgotten or never imagined.”


4 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Health & Healing, Nature & Ecology, Psychology

Social Healing


Truth, reconciliation, forgiveness, and restorative justice are key ingredients of social healing, says IONS’ president O’Dea.


1 page
June - August 2004
Topics:
Community & Society, Prosocial Emotions, Worldviews

Environmental Health


We cannot be healthy without a healthy environment. 


1 page
June - August 2004
Topics:
Health & Healing, Nature & Ecology

An Integral Approach to the End of Life


We practice letting go of the physical body in order to hone our spirits and souls for the journey that follows.


5 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Death, Dying & Beyond, Spirituality, States of Consciousness

Challenges of Integral Medicine


A personal statement from a non-Western perspective.


3 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Health & Healing, Worldviews

Seeding a New Model of Medicine


An overview looking at the opportunities to seed a new model of medicine, integral healing.


2 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Health & Healing, Worldviews

Healing as Art and Technology


Throughout history, medicine has evolved through the art and science of healing—two complementary ways.


6 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Arts & Creativity, Health & Healing, Worldviews

Nurturance


Our emotional life as infants shapes our brains as adults, affecting not only our minds but also the health of our bodies.


4 pages
June - August 2004
Topics:
Community & Society, Mind-Matter Interaction, Neuroscience, Relationships & Family