Person’s With Parkinson’s disease (PWPs) are always seeking alternative and effective treatments for symptoms that are not successfully managed by traditional Western Medicine. While, at the same time, pharmaceutical researchers are frustrated by the high percentage of subjects who, in clinical trials, get better ingesting inert substances masquerading to be the real thing.
Recently, investigators have re-directed their focus to study placebos more closely; asking whether they may be a manifestation of inherent properties of the BodyMind; mental assets that a wide range of patients might use to their advantage.
Parkinson's disease (PD) is particularly frustrating as our cultural mindset views its downward course to be inevitable. And that bleak outlook is shared with a host of other chronic diseases including asthma, kidney disease, anxiety disorders, COPD, etc.
This experiential program consists of a mentored sixteen session immersion in hypnosis and informed study about the bodymind.
Bodymind is an approach to understand the relationship between the human body and mind in which they are seen as a single integrated unit. It attempts to address the mind–body problem and resists the Western traditions of mind-body dualism.