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September, 2017
Editorial Musings
Renovating the Boxes We Build and Live In
Daniel Benor, MD
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Research
Quantum-Touch® Significantly Reduces Acute and Chronic Pain in Adults
Lisa Tully, PhD
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Wholistic Healing
Childhood and Adult Sexual Drama

Daniel Benor, MD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Shift a Nervous System – and you shift the world!
Gunilla Hamne and Ulf Sandström
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Book Reviews
Ted Zeff, PhD. The Highly Sensitive Person’s Survival Guide: Essential Skills for Living Well in an Overstimulating World
Tobin Hart, PhD. The Secret Spiritual World of Children: The breakthrough discovery that profoundly alters our conventional view of children’s mystical experiences
Gwynne Dyer, PhD. Climate Wars
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May, 2017
Editorial Musings
Wholistic Healing Integrity
Daniel Benor, MD
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Research
Size Does Matter: Perceptual Distortion of Body Size in Females and the Relationship Between BMI, Depression and Body Dissatisfaction
Peta Stapleton, BA, PGDipPsy, PhD, Associate Professor,
Samantha Farr, MA and Mahima Kalla, PhD
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Nondual Awareness and Counseling Curriculum:
A Student Perspective
Trent Leighton, PhD
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Wholistic Approaches
The Best Possible Healthcare, Part 2
Ronald S. Banner, MD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
I Hate You
Bernie Siegel, MD
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Book Reviews
– Bernie S. Siegel, The Art of Healing: Uncovering Your Inner Wisdom and Potential for Self-Healing.
– Ted Zeff, PhD, The Power of Sensitivity: Success Stories by Highly Sensitive People Thriving in a Non-Sensitive World.
– William Bengston, PhD, The Energy Cure: Unraveling the Mystery of Hands-On Healing.
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January, 2017
Editorial Musings
Caregiver Factors Contributing to Healing
Daniel Benor, MD
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Research
Central Nervous System Apnea Can Be Caused by Traumatizing Events,
and It Can Be Resolved
Damaris Drewry, PhD
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Wholistic Approaches
The Best Possible HealthCare, Part 1.
Ronald S. Banner, MD
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The Spiritual Component in Wholistic Healing
Daniel Benor, MD, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Reflections
Behind the Wallpaper
By Skye Matthews (Pen name)
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Poetry, Creative Arts and Humor as Healing
9/11 and 11/9 – Six Songs About Two World-Changing Events
Michael Reddy, PhD
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Book Reviews
– Turner, Kelly A. PhD. (2014). Radical Remission: Surviving cancer against all odds.
– Valerie A. Varan, Introduction toEnergy, Consciousness and Your Quantum Self
– Barrie Jaeger, PhD. Making Work Work for the Highly Sensitive Person: Learning to Bend, Not Break, When Work Overwhelms You.
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October, 2016
Editorial
Musings
Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) vs. Benefits-Costs Analysis and Wholistic Healing
Daniel Benor, MD
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Research
Understanding the Relationship Between Attachment Style, Relationship Satisfaction, Illness Behaviours, and Psychological Distress in Couples
Peta Stapleton, PhD, Anne Woodcroft-Brown and Hannah Chatwin
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Wholistic Approaches
Mythology as Preparer for Our Age
J. Andrew Linnell,President, Anthroposophical Society in Greater Boston, 2016
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Reflections
Unfreezing Ourselves: Global Warming, Climate Trauma and EFT
Christine Penner Polle
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Book Reviews
– Turner, Kelly A. PhD. (2014). Radical Remission: Surviving cancer against all odds.
– Valerie A. Varan, Introduction to Energy, Consciousness and Your Quantum Self.
– Barrie Jaeger, PhD. Making Work Work for the Highly Sensitive Person: Learning to – Bend, Not Break, When Work Overwhelms You.
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July 2016

Editorial Musings
Medical Territoriality and Complementary/ Alternative Therapies: Historical Issues and current alternatives
Daniel Benor, MD
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Research
An Integral Treatment Paradigm (ITP) in the Treatment of Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial Plus Qualitative Analysis, Using Mind-Body Medicine and Energy Medicine to Bolster the Emotional, Functional, Physical and Social Dynamics of Cancer Patients
David Sui Sun Cheung, ND, PhD
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Wholistic Approaches
Psychospiritual Reflections on the 2016 US Elections
Eric Leskowitz. MD, Alfred Heath. MA, Debra Greene. PhD, Larry Burk. MD, Judy Tsafrir. MD, and Kimberly Flemke, PhD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Helping the 911 Dispatchers with Thought Field Therapy
Jim McAninch
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Book Reviews
– Gunilla Hamne & Ulf Sandstrom, Resolving Yesterday: First aid for stress and trauma with TTT
– Elaine N. Aron. Psychotherapy and the Highly Sensitive Person: Improving outcomes for that minority of people who are the majority of clients.
– John G. Hartung and Michael D. Galvin, Energy Psychology and EMDR: Combining Forces to Optimize Treatment
– Norman Doidge. The Brain’s Way of Healing: Stories of remarkable recoveries and discoveries

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January 2016

Editorial Musings
Neuroplasticity Challenges: Cognitive and Emotional Disuse Atrophy
Daniel Benor, MD
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Research
Healing in Rwanda: The Words of the Therapists
Jenny Edwards, PhD
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Wholistic Approaches
Healing a Country: Rwandans Lead the Way
Suzanne Connolly, LCSW, LMFT
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
A Multi-Dimensional View of Psyche: Psychosis or a Very Intuitive Person?
Barbara Stone, PhD, LISW, DCEP
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Treating “Frozen” Latent Fantasies in Trauma Therapy
Philippe Isler, MA
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Book Reviews
-Francesca Mason Boring. Family Systems Constellations and Other Systems Constellation Adventures: A transformational Journey.
-Caroline Sakai, PhD. Overcoming Adversity: How Energy Tapping Transforms Your Life’s Worst Experiences, A Primer for Posttraumatic Growth.
-Sidney Rosen, Editor and Commentator. My Voice Will Go With You: The teaching Tales of Milton H. Erickson
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September 2015

Editorial Musings
Good Grief! Why are we not addressing the threats to our planetary survival?
Daniel Benor, MD, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Feeding feelings: Is there a relationship between emotional eating and body mass index in adults?
Peta Stapleton, BA, PGDipPsy, PhD and Eleanor Mackay
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Heart Rhythm Meditation to Reduce Auditory Hallucinations and Anxiety: A Single Case Study
Elijah Imlay, MSW, LCSW
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Variations of the Theme of Healing
Sound Medicine: Using State-of-the-Art Technology to Facilitate Deep Relaxation, Sleep and Pain Management
Brian Dailey MD, DABFM, Sergey Sorin MD, FACEP, FACFE and Allyn Evans, MBA
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Book and Video Reviews
– Jared Diamond. (2012). The World Until Yesterday: What can we learn from traditional societies?
– Leonie Blackwell. Making Sense of the Insensible: The ten injustices of our life lessons
– Film: BOUGHT – The truth behind vaccines, big pharma and your food
– Sigrun Danielsdottir (author) and Bjork Bjarkdottir (illustrator). (2014). Your Body is Brilliant: Body respect for children
– Dolores Cannon. (2012 – 10th ed). The Convoluted Universe, Book 1.
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May 2015

Editorial Musings
Healing the Collective PTSD of Humanity
Daniel Benor, MD
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Research
An Investigation of Relationship Satisfaction on Resilience and Body Image
Peta Stapleton BA, PGDipPsy, PhD and Olivia Gergis, B Psychological Science (Hons)
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Empathy, Intention, and Attunement in Healing Touch (HT): A Small Phenomenological Study
Jill Alexander, M.A., Energy Medicine, Lesley University
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Wholistic Approaches
Healings Through Medical Intuition
Katie Beecher, Medical and Emotional Intuitive, Licensed Professional Counselor
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Another Step for Energy Psychology
David Gruder, PhD
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Poetry, Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
Resting
Martina Steiger, ThD
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Book Reviews
– Gunilla Hamne and Ulf Sandstrom. Resolving Yesterday
– Alberto Villoldo. One Spirit Medicine: Ancient Ways to Ultimate Wellness.
– Marilyn Schlitz, PhD. Death makes Life Possible: Revolutionary Insights on Living, Dying and the Continuation of Consciousness
– Eva Selhub, MD. Your Health Destiny: How to Unlock Your Natural Ability to Overcome Illness, Feel Better, and Live Longer
– Eric Chivian and Aaron Bernstein (eds). Sustaining Life: How Human Health Depends on Biodiversity
– Rick Leskowitz, MD (Editor). Sports Energy and Consciousness: Awakening Human Potential Through Sport
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January 2015

Editorial Musings
Integrity: An Important Aspect in Wholistic Healing and in Life
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
The ICBEST Model of Forgiveness, Healing, Energy Therapy and Change
Philip Friedman, PhD
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Remarkable Recoveries
A Remarkable Recovery from Vulvodynia through Quantum Healing Hypnosis Therapy
Patti Intoranat, Quantum Healing Hypnotherapist, Reiki Master, Qi Gong Practitioner
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Wholistic Approaches
Inquiry and Imagination:
Transformation and Healing in the Process of A Doctoral Dissertation
Dorit Netzer, PhD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Family Constellations and the Evolution of Worldviews, Part 2 of 3:
Time, Space, and Consciousness
Michael Reddy, Ph.D, CPC
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Book Reviews
– Judith Herman, MD. Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence from Domestic Abuse to Political Terror
– Lisa B. Iversen, MSW, LCSW. Ancestral Blueprints: Revealing Invisible Truths in America’s Soul
– Wendy Anne McCarty, PhD, RN. Welcoming Consciousness: Supporting Babies’ Wholeness from the Beginning of life
– Jeffrey S. Bland, PhD. The Disease Delusion
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September 2014

Editorial Musings
Successful Muscle Testing and the White and Gray Crows
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
22nd ISSSEEM Conference: “Seen and Unseen Realities”
Research Symposium Proceedings June 11, 2014
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Wholistic Approaches
Deceiving People Into Health
Bernie Siegel, MD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Why Won’t My Symptoms Go Away? – How to find a key to unlock the door to the stuckness
LeRoy Malouf
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South Africa – A Different Kind of Safari – for Healing and Ubuntu
Mary J. Frost, RN, BSN, MS, HNB-BC, CHTP, CHTI
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Book and DVD Reviews
– Donna Eden and David Feinstein. THE ENERGIES OF LOVE: Using Energy Medicine to Keep Your Relationship Thriving
– Bernie Siegel, MD. with Cynthia J. Hurn. Uncovering Your Inner Wisdom and Potenial for Self-Healing.
– Dabney M. Ewin and Bruce N. Elmer. Ideomotor Signals for Rapid Hypnoanalysis: A How-to-manual.
– Cameron West. First Person Plural, My Life as a Multiple.
– Joe Dispenza. Evolve Your Brain: The Science of Changing Your Mind.
– DVD Review – Sacred Science
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May 2014

Editorial Musings
The Web of Life: Human Symbiosis with Other Life Forms and the Environment
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Body Dissatisfaction and Surveillance, Exercise Frequency, Depression and Self-Esteem in a University Population
Peta Stapleton BA, PGDipPsy, PhD and Natalie Dzodz, BAPsych, PGDipPsy
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Living with Life Challenges
Community Healing Project for ALL
Suzanne Thomas
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Family Constellations and the Evolution of Worldviews, Part 1 of 3
Michael Reddy, Ph.D, CPC
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Book Reviews
– Charles Eisenstein. The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible.
– Stephan Hausner. Even if it Costs Me My Life: Systemic Constellations and Serious Illness.
– Lynn Mary Karjala, PhD. Understanding Trauma and Dissociation: A Guide for Therapists, Patients and Loved Ones.
– Russell Scott. Awakening the Guru in You: Finding the Answers Within – The Co-evolution Process.
– Heather Tick, MD. Holistic Pain Relief: Dr. Tick’s Breakthrough Strategies to Manage and Eliminate Pain.
– Nancy J. Gordon, Ph.D. The Guiding Philosophy for the Future of Healthcare: It’s Not What You Think… (Actually It Is What You Think!).
– Ilana Yahav, The best of Ilana Yahav’s Sand Art. DVD.
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January 2014

Editorial Musings
The Sixth Mass Extinction and The Monkey Grasping Trap: Human addictions and our march to collective suicide
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
The Energy of Reading Project
Mary Hammond, MA LPC Diplomate Energy Psychology
Marlene Boltman, MA Reading and ESL Endorsements
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Wholistic Approaches
Could Pretending Be a Vehicle to Other Dimensions?
Marlana Lytehaause, MSW, DCH
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Logosynthesis: Energy Healing with Words
Philippe Isler, MA, Reg. Psych.
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The Synergy of Energy Psychology and Dreamwork: Developing the Dream to Freedom Protocol
Robert J. Hoss MS and Lynne M. Hoss, MA, CHEP
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Non-Catheter simple, non-invasive, bladder draining method with no running costs
M.G. Hocking, PhD
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Book Reviews
– Jared Diamond. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
– Lucia Thornton. Whole Person Caring: An Interprofessional Model for Healing and Wellness
– Francesca Mason Boring, Kenneth Edwin Sloan (Eds). Returning to Membership in Earth Community: Systemic Constellations with Nature
– Jeri Mills, MD. Healing is Believing: a journey into energy healing
– Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee. Spiritual Ecology: The Cry of the Earth
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September 2013

Editorial Musings
Wholistic Lessons from Clients for the Therapist: The Synchronistic Healing Dance
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
The Effects of Somatisation, Depression, and Anxiety on Eating Habits among University Students.
Peta Stapleton, BA, PGDipPsyc, PhD, Bond University
Morreen Brunetti, BSocSci, Psychology, PG DipPsyc
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Investigating the Relationship between Reckless Behaviours, Gender, Psychological Mindedness, and Attachment Security.
Lucas A. Ford and Aileen M. Pidgeon
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Wholistic Approaches
Methods for Lucid Dream Induction
Michael Gwyn Hocking, PhD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Psychological Freedom Therapy: Case Study of the Psychological Adjustment to Tinnitus
Robert J. Pasahow, PhD
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Why Do We Dance
From Shiloh – a Native Jesus, by Steven WinterHawk
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Book Reviews
– Linda Mcquaig and Neil Brooks. The Trouble With Billionaires.
– Francesca Mason Boring. Connecting to Our Ancestral Past: Healing through Family Constellations, Ceremony, and Ritual.
– Francesca Mason Boring. Feather Medicine: Walking in Shoshone Dreamtime – A Family System Constellation.
– John Freedom, CEHP. Heal Yourself with Emotional Freedom Technique.
– Anne-Emanuelle Birn, Yogan Pillay and Timothy H. Holtz, III (eds.). Textbook of International Health: Global Health in a Dynamic World.
– Jane Tinworth. All the Trials of Life – The Weird & Wonderful Journey of a Dynamic Healer.
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May 2013

Editorial Musings
Challenges, Adversity and Tragedies Can Be Transformative Teachers
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Constructing Body Image in University Women: The Relationship between Self-Esteem, Self-Compassion, and Intuitive Eating
Peta Stapleton BA, PGDipPsy, PhD and Ankita Nikalje, BSocSc (Hons)
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Health Locus of Control, Self-Awareness, and Integrative Eating Styles in University Students
Peta Stapleton, BA, PGDipPsy, PhD and Hayley Irene Smith, PGDipPsy
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Wholistic Approaches
Energy Psychology – A Discussion of Practices and Explanatory Theories
Daniel J. Benor, MD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
The Evolution of a Healer: What’s a respectable physicist doing in the touchy-feely world of healers?
Charles Reinert ND, PhD (physics), CHt, EFT-ADV
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Film Review
Amour – Jim Perretta
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Book Reviews
– Elaine N. Aron. The Highly Sensitive Person – How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You.
– Bernie S. Siegel. A Book of Miracles: Inspiring True Stories of Healing, Gratitude and Love.
– David Abram. Becoming Animal.
– Nuclear Roulette: The Truth About the Most Dangerous Energy Source on Earth
– Nassim Nicholas Taleb. The Black Swan
– Jeremy Rifkin. The Empathic Civilization
– Peter A. Levine. In an Unspoken Voice – How the Body Releases Trauma and Restores Goodness.
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January 2013

Editorial Musings
Opening to deeper connections with our world
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Mindfulness, Empowerment and Feminist Identity Development as Protective Factors Against Women Developing Body Image Dissatisfaction
Aileen M. Pidgeon, PhD, and Elyse C. McNeil, BA, PGDipPsych
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Living with Life Challenges
Quitting Smoking: How to Use Emotional Freedom Techniques
Peta Stapleton BA, PGDipPsy, PhD, Brett Porter, EFT Practitioner and Terri Sheldon, BA (Hons)
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Wholistic Approaches
Homeopathy and Psychotherapy
Christopher K. Johannes, PhD, HD (RHom), NCC, LPC, Ian Townsend, MA, F. S. Hom (retired) and Jane Ferris, PhD
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Overview of Complementary/Alternative Medicine in the Cuban Health System*
Alina Martínez Sánchez, PharmD, PhD and J. Warren Salmon, PhD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
PresentChild: The Child as a Perfect Remedy for the Parent
Janita Venema, Netherlands
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
Poems by Chris Roe
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Film Review
Samsara, reviewed by Jim Perretta, PhD
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Book Reviews
– Chris Hedges and Joe Sacco. Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt
– Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons. The Invisible Gorilla: How Our Intuitions Deceive Us
– Larry Burk, MD, CEHP. Let Magic Happen: Adventures in Healing with a Holistic Radiologist
– Ben Goldacre. Bad Pharma: How drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients
– Suzann Panek Robins. Exploring Intimacy: Cultivating Healthy Relationships through Insight and Intuition
– Janita Venema. PresentChild – A gift for you and your family
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September 2012

Editorial Musings
Spirituality vs “Otherness”
Daniel J. Benor, MD, ABIHM, Editor-in-Chief, IJHC
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Research
Practical Application of Emotional Freedom Techniques for Food Cravings
Peta Stapleton BA, PGDipPsy, PhD, Terri Sheldon, BA (Hons) and Brett Porter, EFT Practitioner
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Wholistic Approaches
Darkness Into Light
Barbara Stone, PhD, LISW, DCEP
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Being at Peace Where We Are
Mary Ann Iyer, MD
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Elimination of PTSD and Psychiatric Symptoms in One to Six Sessions in Two Civilian Women and One Female Iraq War Veteran Using Healing from the Body Level Up (HBLUTM) Methodology, an Energy Psychology Approach
Judith A. Swack, PhD
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Film Review
Jim Perretta, PhD. Tree of Life
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Book Reviews
– Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone. Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We’re in Without Going Crazy
– Ozzie Zehner. Green Illusions: The Dirty Secrets of Clean Energy and the Future of Enviornmentalism
– Lee Lipsenthal. Enjoy Every Sandwich: Living Each Day As If It Were Your Last
– Clinton Ober, Stephen T. Sinatra and Martin Zucker. Earthing: The most important health discovery ever?
– James C. Carpenter. First Sight: ESP and Parapsychology in Everyday Life
– Richard J. Davidson with Sharon Bagley. The Emotional Life of Your Brain
– Alexander Moreira-Almeida (Editor) and Franklin Santana Santos (Editor). Exploring Frontiers of the Mind-Brain Relationship
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May 2012

Editorial Musings
The Basis of Reality: What is real to you may not be real to me
Daniel J. Benor, MD, ABIHM, Editor-in-Chief, IJHC
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Research
Effects of Reiki Treatment on Anxiety and Depression: A Randomized Control Trial
Vera A. Porter, ThD, PhD, David A. Eicher, PhD and Nanci Avitable, PhD
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Remarkable Recoveries
The Great Journey: A Dance With Cancer
Manya Lindsay
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Living with Life Challenges
Anger
Mary Ann Iyer, MD
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Wholistic Approaches
From Prehistoric Shamanism to Early Civilizations: Eye Floater Structures in Ancient Egypt
Floco Tausin
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Dew
 and Flower Essences
Sara Crow, L.Ac.
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Intimations of Immortality: Subtle Experiences of Birth and Death*
Geoffrey Oelsner, MSW, ACSW
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Book Reviews
– Anderson, Robert. Stories of Healing: A Family Doctor’s Journal.
– Daniel Kahneman. Thinking Fast and Slow
– Jane Simington. Listening to Soul Pain
– Linda Howe. Healing Through the Akashic Records. Using the Power of your Sacred Wounds to Discover Your Soul’s Perfection
– Jeremy Rifkin. The Empathic Civilization: The Race to Global Consciousness in a World in Crisis
– Geoffrey Oelsner. A Country Where All Colors Are Sacred and Alive, A Memoir of Non-Ordinary Experience and
Collaboration with Nature
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January 2012

Editorial Musings
Right and Left Brain Dominance: Thinking outside the box
Daniel J. Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Human Clinical Study of the Efficacy of LifeWave Energy Patch in Improving Flexibility, Strength and Endurance in Healthy Humans
Lisa Tully, PhD
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Remarkable Recoveries
My Body Was My Teacher
Anna Parkinson
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Living with Life Challenges
I Had to Be Mad to See a Spiritual Healer
Rosie Jones
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
Black and White Photo Project
Debbie Lerman
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Beyond All This
Jim Perretta
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Book Reviews
– McGilchrist, Iain. The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World
– Kathryn Schulz. Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error
– Jini Patel Thompson. Listen To Your Gut: Natural healing and dealing with inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome
– Bert Hellinger. Supporting Love – How Love Works in Couples Relationships
– Anodea Judith. Waking the Global Heart: Humanity’s Rite of Passage from the Love of Power to the Power of Love
– Cami Walker. 29 Gifts: How a Month of Giving Can Change your Life
– Martina Steiger, ThD. The Extra in the Ordinary
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September 2011

Editorial Musings
Contrasts That Define Each Other
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Living with Life Challenges
Is There A Doctor In The House? Yes!
Arthur Bernard, PhD
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Wholistic Approaches
Pronoia: Attitudinal Change, Love and Spirituality
Mel Borins, MD
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Subtle Energy Enhancements in Farm and Field
Patrick MacManaway
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Goose bumps: Phenomenon of spirituality and body-mind cleansing?
Floco Tausin
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Change Begins With a Conversation
Mike Nickerson, PhD
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
A Doctor’s Instruments
Allan D. Peterkin
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Book Reviews
– Norman Doidge. The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
– Emma Bragdon, PhD (Editor). Spiritism and Mental Health: Practices from Spiritist Centers and Spiritist Psychiatric Hospitals in Brazil
– Elisabeth Kubler-Ross and David Kessler. On Grief and Grieving: Finding The Meaning of Grief Through the Five Stages of Loss
– Ken Robinson and Lou Aronica. The Element
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May 2011

Editorial Musings
Self-Healing: Who is In Charge In My House?
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Gas Discharge Visualization Testing of Lifewave Glutathione Patches
Melinda H. Connor, D.D., Ph.D., AMP and Karl Maret, M.D., M.Eng.
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Remarkable Recoveries
Dream of a Blue Bucket
Jacqui Ehninger
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Living with Life Challenges
On Healthy Death & Dying: The Shamanic Tradition and the Practice of a Death Doula
Debbie Charbonneau and Kathleen Leeson, RH
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Spiritist Psychiatric Hospitals in Brazil
Emma Bragdon, PhD
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Wholistic Approaches
Thoughts on Healing in an Endoscopy Unit in the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital
Shuna Watkinson, Member of the Healing Trust and Guild of Professional Healers supported by Patricia Swann, Lung Cancer Specialist Nurse and Chest Consultant Dr She Lok
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
Mauve? Gallery
Tarak Shah and Sabina Nieto
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Book Reviews
– Norman Doidge. The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
– Emma Bragdon, PhD (Editor). Spiritism and Mental Health: Practices from Spiritist Centers and Spiritist Psychiatric Hospitals in Brazil
– Elisabeth Kubler-Ross and David Kessler. On Grief and Grieving: Finding The Meaning of Grief Through the Five Stages of Loss
– Ken Robinson and Lou Aronica. The Element
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January 2011

Editorial Musings
Therapist Resonations in Wholistic Healing
Daniel J. Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor in Chief
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Research
Random number generators at the ballpark: Preliminary evidence for the detection of moment-by-moment fluctuations in group attention as measured by Psigenics software
Eric Leskowitz, MD
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Living with Life Challenges
Wholistic Healing through Energy Psychology (EP) for Veterans
Ingrid Dinter
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
From Patient to Respant
Bernie Siegel, MD
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Wholistic Approaches
Birth Stories – Facilitating with Integrative Energy Healing
Judith Ann Donaldson
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Diabetes Lends Itself to a Holistic Approach
Mary Ann Wallace, MD
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Post-Darwinian Psychology: Does Mind Really Matter?
Michael M. DelMonte, MSc, MPsychSc, PhD
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Book Reviews
– Wilkinson, Richard G. and Pickett, Kate. The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger
– Al Ritter, The 100/0 Principle: The Secret of Great Relationships
– Dickson Despommier. The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century
– Ann Armbrecht. Ann and Terrence Youk. Numen: The Nature of Plants
– Lynne Namka, EdD. Your Quick Anger Makeover
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September 2010

Editorial Musings
On Thinking Positively and Holding a Space of Love while Dealing with Negativity: Personal and Collective Perspectives
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Healing Cities Working Group
Lindsay Clark BA, BS, M.Sc ; Mark Holland BLA, M.Sc, MCIP, LEED, Joaquin Karakas BA, MA, MCIP, Keltie Craig BA, MA, and Nicole Moen, BA, MP NLP, CH
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Remarkable Recoveries
Remarkable Recovery from a Severe Spinal Injury
Jill Raiguel
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Living with Life Challenges
We Get To Listen
Stephen Haff
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Chakra Rebuilding: A Shamanic Healing Tool
Jill Raiguel, MS, Marriage & Family Therapist
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FEAD Yourself a Different Way
Mary Ann Wallace, MD
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Benefits of Intergenerational Programming
Amy Lemieux, BA (Psychology and Elementary Education), MA (Counseling)
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Wholistic Approaches
Awakening to a Consciousness of Love and Healing
Anne Hillman, M.Ed.
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Breaking the Habit and Reversing the Effects of Pretending to Be Alright
Judith A. Swack, PhD.
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Backyard Bounty: Guelph’s Urban Agriculture Project
Julianna van Adrichem
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Disposability Consciousness: Where Is ‘Away’ When We Throw Something Away?
Julia Butterfly Hill
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Student and healee experiences of healing
Chakra Rebuilding: A Shamanic Healing Tool
Jill Raiguel, MS, Marriage & Family Therapist
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FEAD Yourself a Different Way
Mary Ann Wallace, MD
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See many brief cameos of intergenerational healing interactions Benefits of Intergenerational Programming
Amy Lemieux, BA (Psychology and Elementary Education), MA (Counseling)
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See brief case reports of HBLU healing responses
Breaking the Habit and Reversing the Effects of Pretending to Be Alright
Judith A. Swack, PhD
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Book Reviews
– Kathryn Schulz. Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error
– John L. Payne. The Healing of Individuals, Families & Nations: Transgenerational Healing & Family Constellations
– Hedges, Chris. Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle
– Hopkins, Rob. The Transition Handbook – From oil dependency to local resilience
– Shaun Chamberlin and Rob Hopkins. The Transition Timeline: For a Local, Resilient Future
– Frederic C. Craigie, Jr. Positive Spirituality in Health Care: Nine Practical Approaches to Pursuing Wholeness for Clinicians, Patients, and Health Care Organizations
– Judith Orloff. Second Sight: An Intuitive Psychiatrist Tells Her Extraordinary Story and Shows You How to Tap into Your Own Inner Wisdom
– Yuliya Cohen. Healing Without Effort: Energetic Boundaries
– Operation: Emotional Freedom – The Answer
– Caron B. Goode. Kids Who See Ghosts: How to Guide Them Through Fear
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May 2010

Editorial Musings
Oneness: A healing chorus unifying our levels of beingness
Daniel J. Benor, MD, ABIHM, Editor in Chief
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Research
‘Placebo’ Is the Medical Term For Self-Healing
Daniel J. Benor, MD, ABIHM
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Remarkable Recoveries
Healing People with Schizophrenia through Shared Acceptance of Clients’ Realities and Shifts in Bioenergy Fields
Yuliya L. Cohen TDCE, BACS, ERT
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Living with Life Challenges
This Is Your Brain In A Mine Field: Diagnosed with PTSD – the Challenge to Be Objective
Rick Adair
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
The Benefits and Potentials of WHEE: Wholistic Hybrid derived from EMDR and EFT
Anita Baisley, MA Ed/Admin, Reiki Master
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Being Here
Mary Ann Wallace, MD
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Wholistic Approaches
The ‘Sickening’ Search for Health: Ivan Illich’s revised thoughts on the medicalization of life and medical iatrogenesis.
Francis C. Biley, RN PhD
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Student and healee experiences of healing
Healing People with Schizophrenia through Shared Acceptance of Clients’ Realities and Shifts in Bioenergy Fields – Mary Yuliya L. Cohen TDCE, BACS, ERT
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Healing People with Schizophrenia through Shared Acceptance of Clients’ Realities and Shifts in Bioenergy Fields – Catherine
Yuliya L. Cohen TDCE, BACS, ERT
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
Tango: A Deeper Look
Sharna Fabiano
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Book Reviews
– Richard E. Cytowic. The Man Who Tasted Shapes: A Bizarre Medical Mystery Offers Revolutionary Insights into Emotions, Reasoning, and Consciousness
– Jack Kornfield. The Art of Forgiveness, Lovingkindness, and Peace
– David Hamilton. Wired for Compassion, Also called Why Kindness is good for you
– Yekutiel, Lea. Making the Breast of It: Overcoming Fear of Intimacy After Mastectomy
– Christopher K. Johannes PhD & Harry E. van der Zee MD Hom, (Editors). Homeopathy and Mental Health Care: Integrative Practice, Principles and Research
– John Pollard. The Self Parenting Program – Core Guidelines for the Self-Parenting Practitioner
– Mary Ann Wallace, MD. Mindful Eating, Mindful Life: How to Change the Habits That Sabotage Your Health
– Joanne Wannan. New Lives – Stories of Rescued Dogs Helping, Healing, and Giving Hope
-Nick Trout, DVM. Tell Me Where It Hurts: A day of humor, healing and hope in my life as an animal surgeon
-Maria Becker, MD. No More Fears for Maddox
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January 2010

Editorial Musings
Speculations on Two or Three Points for Transformation
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Investigating Adaptability, Cohesion, and Human Energy Fields in Family Interactions
Geoffrey Leigh, PhD and Jean Metzker, PhD
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Remarkable Recoveries
My Journey to Recovery from Mercury Poisoning and Multiple Sclerosis
Linda Thompson
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Living with Life Challenges
Energy Psychology in Africa: Exploring Spiritual Dimensions
Barbara Stone, PhD, LISW, DCEP
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
In Tennis, Love Means You’re at an Impasse, But in Life Love Means You’ve Scored, Big-Time!
John M Shaw
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Wholistic Approaches
In Search of Mindfulness
Francis C. Biley, RN PhD
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Migraine Aura: Suggestions for Spiritual Approaches to Migraine Headaches
Floco Tausin
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Circles: A Merging of Art and Intuition
Carol Connor
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Art & Healing
Richard Carpenter
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
The Last Leaf
Hannah Cooke-Ariel
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You Can Never Speak Up Too Often For the Love of All Things
Paul R. Fleischman, MD
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– James Lovelock. The Vanishing Face of Gaia- A Final Warning
– Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander. The Art of Possibility: Transforming Professional and Personal Life
– Rothlyn Zahourek. Intentionality – The Matrix of Healing: A Qualitative Theory for Research, Education and Practice
– Bernie Siegel and Jennifer Sander. Faith, Hope & Healing: Inspiring Lessons Learned from People Living with Cancer
– Richard Flook with Rob van Overbruggen. Why am I sick? What’s really wrong and how you can solve it using META-Medicine®
– Cay Randall-May. Healing and the Creative Response: Four Key Steps Shared by Healers and Artists
– Michael A. Jawer with Marc S. Micozzi. The Spiritual Anatomy of Emotion: How Feelings Link the Brain, the Body, and the Sixth Sense
– Sandra Ingerman. Soul Retrieval: Mending the Fragmented Self
– Tapas Fleming. TAT Cards
– Friedman, Philip. The Forgiveness Solution
– Mark Grant. Change Your Brain, Change Your Pain
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September 2009

Editorial Musings
Minding Our Business and Losing Our Mind: How can we recover our full consciousness after losing it, in time to save our civilization from suicide?
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
The Effects on Quality of Life on Those who Pray and Meditate for Others
Scott Guerin
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Remarkable Recoveries
Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) for Cerebral Palsy
Carol Look, LCSW, DCH, EFT Master and Zachery Larson
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Elimination of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Other Psychiatric Symptoms from a Disabled Vietnam Veteran in Just Six Sessions Using Healing from the Body Level Up Methodology, an Energy Psychology Approach
Judith A. Swack, PhD*
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Living with Life Challenges
A Remarkable Recovery from Breast Cancer
Lauren Miller
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Creating Sacred Space: Walking a sacred path
Helen Will, RN, BScN, Cert. Midwifery
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Wholistic Approaches
Open Eye Meditation: The visual way to the development of the inner sense
Floco Tausin
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The Emergence of the Goddess
Fusionartist Rassouli with Poetry in collaboration with ‘Naomi’
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
LAUGHTER FOR LIFE
Greg Tamblyn, NCW
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Poetry
The Longest 2 Minutes
Tomy Bewick
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Book Reviews
– Irene van Lippe-Biesterfeld with Jessica van Tijn. Science, Soul, and the Spirit of Nature: Leading thinkers on the restoration of man and creation
– Larry Dossey, MD. The Power of Premonitions: How knowing the future can sharpen our lives
– Laurel Parnell, PhD. Tapping In: A step-by-step guide to activating your healing resources through bilateral stimulation
– Nilsson, Marie The Magic Power of Stones, Crystals and Minerals
– Richard H. Thaler & Cass R. Sunstein. NUDGE – Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness
– Frank McCourt, Teacher Man, a Memoir
– Tomy Bewick, My Mouth Hurts Too Much To Fight You: Poems by Tomy Bewick
– Athena Thompson. Homes That Heal And Those That Don’t: How your home may be harming your family’s health
– Lynsi Eastburn, BCH, It’s Conceivable! Hypnosis for Fertility.
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May 2009

Editorial Musings
In this issue of IJHC
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Editorial: Listening from Within the Heart
Martina Steiger, ThD
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Research
Healing: A Theory Based on Intentionality
Rothlyn P. Zahourek, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, AHN-BC
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Remarkable Recoveries
Scleroderma: My Path to Healing
Ellen Marie Schweickart
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Emotional Freedom Techniques: A Journey of Healing from Crohn’s Disease
Patsy Anthony-Green
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A Journey of Healing with My Knee, Using Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT)
Patsy Anthony-Green
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Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) For Traumatic Brain Injury
Gary Craig, EFT Founder, Donna Bach, ND, Gary Groesbeck, BCIAC Fellow, and Daniel J. Benor, MD
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Living with Life Challenges
Prescription: Humor Healing
Pam Lacko
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Wholistic Approaches
Healing Humanity with Homeopathy:
Homeopathy for epidemics, collective trauma and endemic diseases
Harry van der Zee, MD
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
An Artist’s Vision
Sue Coleman
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Lombardo, Tom. (ed.) After Shocks: The Poetry of Recovery for Life-Shattering Events
– David Korten. The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community
– The Pear Proposition: Scientific Study of Consciousness-Related Physical Phenomena
– Philip Yancey and Dr. Paul Brand, The Gift of Pain: Why we hurt and what we can do about it
– Sandra Ingerman. Shamanic Journeying: A beginner’s guide
– Mehmet Oz, MD with Ron Arias and Lisa Oz. Healing from the Heart: A Leading Surgeon combines Eastern and Western Traditions to Create the Medicine of the Future
– Gary Chapman. The Heart of the Five Love Languages
– Rajan Sankaran. The Soul of Remedies
– Rajan Sankaran. The Spirit of Homeopathy, 3rd ed.
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January 2009

Editorial Musings
Remarkable Recoveries: An Endangered Species
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Psychological Symptoms Change In Veterans After Six Sessions of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT): An Observational Study
Dawson Church, PhD, Linda Geronilla, PhD, Ingrid Dinter
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Remarkable Recoveries
Things I Wish I Had Been Taught In Medical School: A Family Doctor’s Real-Life Education
Robert Anderson, MD
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Living with Life Challenges
Remarkable Recoveries
Bernie Siegel, MD
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Fears of Acknowledging Consciousness As the First Principle in Health and Healing
Daniel J. Benor, MD
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False Hope: Real or Imaginary?
Rob van Overbruggen, PhD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Healing Trauma in War Torn Countries
Julie Roberts, Ph.D.
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Waterfall Essences: Energies of a Newborn Land and the Whole Cosmos
Lilja Petra Asgeirsdottir
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Wholistic Approaches
Rebalancing for Children: Pediatric Physical Therapy, Intuition and Healing
Jacqueline Mast, PT, MSEd
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Student and healee experiences of healing
Healing Trauma in War Torn Countries
Julie Roberts, PhD
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Rebalancing for Children: Pediatric Physical Therapy, Intuition and Healing
Jacqueline Mast, PT, MSEd
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
The Pool of Possibilities Project
Photographer Courtney Milne
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Nicholson Baker. Human Smoke: The Beginnings of World War II, the End of Civilization
– Bob van Overbruggen, PhD. Healing Psyche: Patterns and Structure of Complementary Psychological Cancer Treatment (CPCT)
– Frances Vaughan. Shadows of the Sacred-Seeing Through Spiritual Illusions
– Julie Roberts; PhD. Change Works with CLEAR, Clearing Limits Energetically with Acupressure Release
– Ellen C. Braun, The Animal School (video)
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September 2008

Editorial Musings
Using any therapy as an opportunity to heal the collective consciousness and our planet: Lessons from Ho’oponopono and WHEE
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
The impact of allopathic biomedicine on three “culture-based” traditional healing systems
Stanley Krippner, Ph.D.
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Living with Life Challenges
Introducing a transpersonal, spiritual, healing framework for the aftermath of trauma
Ruth Grant Kalischuk, RN, PhD, Jason Solowoniuk, BHSc, MEd, and Gary Nixon, PhD
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Veterans: Finding their way home with EFT
Ingrid Dinter
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Ho’oponopono: Universal healing method for mankind
Amy Thakurdas, PhD
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A Support Group for People Who Channel?
What a heavenly idea! – Bill Tomaszewski
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Wholistic Approaches
Healing the collective consciousness with Healing from the Body Level UpTM (HBLUTM)
Judith A. Swack, PhD
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History and news of the Doctor-Healer Network (UK), and the current status of healing in the UK
Dr. Jean Galbraith
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Student and healee experiences of healing
Vietnam and Iraq Veterans’ case studies – Veterans: Finding their way home with EFT
Ingrid Dinter
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Case studies – for individual, family, and community issues – Ho’oponopono: Universal healing method for mankind – Amy Thakurdas, PhD
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Russian DNA Discoveries Summarized by Baerbel
– James Surowiecki, The Wisdom of Crowds
– Malcolm Gladwell, The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
– Larry Dossey, The Extra-Ordinary Healing Power of Ordinary Things: Fourteen natural steps to health and happiness
– Christina Baldwin. Storycatcher: Making Sense of Our Lives through the Power and Practice of Story
– Matthew Fox, Creativity: Where the Divine and the Human Meet
– Shakti Gawain. Developing Intuition: Practical Guidance for Daily Life
– Mitchell L Gaynor. The Healing Power of Sound: Recovery from Life-Threatening Illness Using Sound, Voice, and Music
– Sheila Sidney Bender & Mary T. Sise, The Energy of Belief: Psychology’s Power Tools to Focus Intention and Release Blocking Beliefs
– Penny Sartori The Near-Death Experiences of Hospitalized Intensive Care Patients: A Five Year Clinical Study
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May 2008

Editorial Musings
Wish Pollution
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Intuition Research: An Investigation of the Effects of Intuitive Development on Women’s Health and Spiritual Wellbeing
Deb Butterfield, MSW, LCSW, ThD
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Living with Life Challenges
Creating Healing Realities: The Law of Expectations
Rob Luka, RN, CDE, CHt
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Breakthrough
Adrienne Crowder, MSW
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
“AND THE GREATEST OF THESE IS LOVE”:
Impressive results of non-traditional healing methods in treating Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy/Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (RSD/CRPS)
Nancy Hopps, LMT, CSH
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Experiences in Energy Healing and Love Based Spiritual Healing
Robert Fritchie
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Wholistic Approaches
Religion As Experience: The Convergence of India and the West Since 1770
Sister Gayatriprana
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Student and healee experiences of healing
The Experiences of “Marissa” in Curing Herself of Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophe.
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Poetry, The Creative Arts and Humor are Healing
Quilts that Teach
Jacqueline Mast
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Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Lester R. Brown, Plan B 3.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization
– Is Society now too Complex for Us?
Book reviews and discussion by Andy James, B.Sc (Econ), FCA, MQT
Books discussion by Andy James, B.Sc (Econ), FCA, MQT
– Wauters, Ambika. Chakras and Their Archetypes: Uniting Energy Awareness and Spiritual Growth
– Ted Andrews. How to Do Psychic Readings through Touch
– Khalsa, Shakta Kaur. Kundalini Yoga: Unlock Your Inner Potential through Life-Changing Exercise
– Kottler, Jeffrey A. and Jon Carlson with Bradford Kenney. American Shaman: An Odyssey of Global Healing Traditions
– Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
– Joanna Martine Woolfolk. The Only Astrology Book You’ll Ever Need
– Nancy Hopps, Surgery: Mindful Mending
– Barbara Ann Hubbard, Humanity Ascending…a new way through Together
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January 2008

Editorial Musings
The many faces of time
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Diagnosis Shock: The Unrecognized Burden of Illness
Judith A. Swack, PhD
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Living with Life Challenges
Sufism – On Joy and Pain
Betty Smith, MSW
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Namaste: Seeing through the Eyes of Mother Theresa
Amy Thakurdas, PhD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
The Healing Codes: A path to peace? One Coach’s Perspective
Lorna Mineweiser
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Strategic Counseling
David Gersten, MD
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Wholistic Approaches
Family Repatterning: Clearing Ancestral Patterns
Alison Rose Levy, MA
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Student and healee experiences of healing
Tami, a spiritual counselor, thinks that the Healing Codes can work on an incredible deep spiritual plane.
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Poetry, Art and Humor are Healing
Paper passage
Mary Karavos AOCAD
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Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Paul Hawken, Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Movement in the World Came into Being and Why No One Saw it Coming
– Maggie Phillips. Reversing Chronic Pain: A 10-point all-natural plan for lasting relief
– Rob Luka. Helping Children Overcome Fear in a Medical Setting: A guide for healthcare professionals
– Sharon Begley. Train Your Mind Change Your Brain: How a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves
– Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
– Becker, Marty, with Danelle Morton. The Healing Power of Pets: Harnessing the Amazing Ability of Pets to Make and Keep People Happy and Healthy
– Shirley Humphreys Battie, Channeling: Use Your Psychic Powers to Contact your Spirit Guides
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September 2007

Editorial Musings
Energy Medicine: Fact or Fantasy?
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Research
Energy Medicine: Fact or fantasy? Research Evidence
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor-in-Chief
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Is Sound Behind the Crop Circles?
Freddy Silva
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Living with Life Challenges
Using Complementary Energy Work and Traditional Therapy to Achieve Wellness: Colleen’s Story
Peggy Koelliker, CH, EFT-ADV
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Awareness-Acceptance and Transformation (AAT©):
Letting go of Distress and Trauma Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Expanding Consciousness
Maria J. Becker, MD, FRCP(C)
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What is Sound Healing?
Simon Heather
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Wholistic Approaches
Tribal Dreamstory Circles: A New Look at Ancient Wisdom
Muriel McMahon
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The Examination of Handwriting to Determine Health Issues
Karen Fisher-Weinberg, QDE
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Student and healee experiences of healing
A Psychotherapy Internship: Through the eyes of a young therapist
Claudia Pina, MSW Student
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HEALEE REPORTS
Sound Healing: What Is Sound Healing? – Simon Heather
Teresa – arthritis and old injuries
Steve – neck injury
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Emotional Freedom Technique
Using Complementary Energy Work and Traditional Therapy to Achieve Wellness: Colleen’s Story – Peggy Koelliker, CH, EFT-ADV
Colleen – depression and bipolar disorder
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Grapho-Therapy (Handwriting Analysis): The Examination of Handwriting to Determine Health Issues
Karen Fisher-Weinberg, QDE
Julie – ADHD
Ann – Fungal infection in the brain
Peggy – Brain injuries
John – ADHD, heart problems
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Poetry, Art and Humor are Healing
Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Freddy Silva. Secrets In The Fields: The science and mysticism of crop circles
– Tess Castleman. Threads, Knots, Tapestries: How a tribal connection is revealed through dreams and synchronicities
– Elizabeth Johnston-Taylor. What Do I Say? Talking with patients about spirituality
– Jennifer Harper. Nine ways to body wisdom: blending natural therapies to nourish the body, emotions, and soul
– LaVonne H. Stiffler. Synchronicity & Reunion: The Genetic Connection of Adoptees & Birth Parents
– Christina Pratt. An Encyclopedia of Shamanism
– Suzane Northrop. Everything happens for a reason: Love, Free Will, and the Lessons of the Soul
– Joseph Barry Martin, PhD with Miriam Sanua. Travelling Light: A call to great power through the nine inner places of truth, freedom and love consciousness
– Helke Ferrie. Dispatches from the War Zone of Environmental Health
– Jeffrey M. Smith. Genetic Engineering and the Man-Made Destruction of the Evolutionary Wisdom of the Ages
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May 2007

Editorial Musings
The What and the How
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor
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Research
A Dream of Initiation
Betty Smith
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Living with Life Challenges
Life Begins in Autumn: The Metal Phase of a Woman’s Life, Seen through Her Five Guardian Elements
Lori Hillman, LicAc BSc (Hons) MBAcC
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
WHEE on the Move in Peru and Canada
Mary Jo Bulbrook, RN, CEMP/S/I, CHTP/I
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The Integrated Treatment of Cancer in Chinese Hospitals
Henry McGrath
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An Evolution of Love
Mario de Rose
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Wholistic Approaches
Love, Laughter, Humor and Healing
Bernie Siegel, MD
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The Power of Mantra
Dennis Gaumond
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Life Force Energy: Connections with the Universe
Dezso Klinger
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Student and healee experiences of healing
Personal Growth through the Brain Management® Course
Inge Turner, Doctoral student at Holos University Graduate Seminary
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Poetry, Art and Humor are Healing
Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Janis Amatuzio. Beyond Knowing: Mysteries and Messages of Death and Life from a Forensic Pathologist
– Katie, Byron and Mitchell, Stephen. A Thousand Names for Joy: Living in Harmony with the Way Things Are
– Keith-Scott Mumby, Virtual Medicine
– Allan L. Botkin with R. Craig Hogan. Induced After Death Communication: A new therapy for healing grief and trauma
– Greg Tamblyn. Art from the Heart (CD)
– Steve Alexander and Karen Alexander. Crop Circle Year Book 2006
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January 2007

Editorial Musings

What Is Your Favorite Feather?
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor
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Research
Genetic Trait Transference Using a Homeopathic Process: A Potentially Novel Discovery
M. Sue Benford, Ph.D., R.N.
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Geriatric Applications of Craniosacral Therapy: Established Allied Health Professionals’ Use of a Complementary Modality
Edith G. Walsh, PhD, RN
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Living with Life Challenges
Method Of Levels Therapy: Helping the Normal Change Process Within a Person When Normal Change Doesn’t Seem to be Happening by Itself.
David M. Goldstein, PhD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Spirited Away: Where Have All the Children Gone? And Who’s to Pay the Piper?
Clif Sanderson
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Wholistic Approaches
A Love Affair with Nature: Field Notes from a Flower Essence Producer
Part I: Stepping stones on my path Read article
Part II: A short primer on the Raven Flower Essences Read article
Part III: Meditations on destiny Read article
Andrea Mathieson

Essence of Healing:
Vibrational infusion of flower essences
Rev. Karin Cremasco, BEd, PhD, ThD, CCI
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Student and healee experiences of healing
Raven Flower Essences
A lovely spectrum of reports from students and a client round out the picture of how vibrational essences can help several different problems.

Client report – Janice Hall Read article
Goethe’s approach to meeting nature – Heather Thoma Read article
The Healing Power of Flower Essences – Deborah Lallier, CHTP Read article
Connection with Gaia through the healing power of Raven Essences – Libby Ball Read article
My Personal Experiences with Vibrational Infusion of Essences by the Rev. Doctor
Karin Cremasco – Robert E. ‘Bob’ Nunley Read article
Crossing The Bridge: An experience of using Raven Essence vibrations in the Body Harmonization© process – Suchinta Abhayaratna Read article

Poetry, Art and Humor are Healing
Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Suzane Northrop. Everything Happens for a Reason: Love, Free Will, and the Lessons of the Soul
– Howard Brockman. Dynamic Energetic Healing: Integrating core shamanic practices with Energy Psychology applications and processwork principles
– Byron Katie, with Stephen Mitchell. Loving What Is: Four questions that can change your life
– David R. Hawkins, MD, PhD. Power vs. Force: The hidden determinants of human behavior
– Greg Tamblyn. The Grand Design
– Angi Sullins. A Knock At The Door
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September 2006

Editorial Musings
Mind of Head, Heart, Relationships and of Spirit
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor
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Research
SEED: Study into the Effectiveness of Energy on Deafness: Exploratory Case Study Research on the Effectiveness of Hands-On Healing Energy for Deafness
Allan Sweeney, PhD
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Living with Life Challenges
India: Is the Cup Half Empty or Half Full?
Kathryn Djouallah
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Finding the Courage to Heal
Steven E. Hodes, MD
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Helping Clients Get Off the Welfare System Using Thought Field Therapy (TFT)
Kirsten Schulz, MA
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Wholistic Approaches
Inter-Ethnic Training With Psychodrama Methods
Peter Huncik, MD
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The Disparaged Grief: Pet Loss and 20 Years of ‘Fighting the Good Fight’
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Yoga Off the Mat
Edie Weinstein-Moser
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Ecology
We’ve Been Living in a Dream World
Jean-Claude Koven
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Poetry, Art and Humor are Healing
Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Dean Radin. Entangled Minds: Extrasensory Experiences in a Quantum Reality
– Sally Rhine Feather and Michael Schmicker. The Gift: ESP- The Extraordinary Experiences of Ordinary People
– Norman Shealy and Dawson Church. Soul Medicine: Awakening Your Inner Blueprint for Abundant Health and Energy
– Curott, The Love Spell: An Erotic Memoir of Spiritual Awakening
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May 2006

Editorial Musings
Complementary Therapies for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor
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Research
SHADES:
Study of Hyperactivity and Attention Deficit Using Energy Systems
Allan Sweeney and Mark Goble
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Changes in Forgiveness, Gratitude, Stress and Well-Being During Psychotherapy: An Integrative, Evidence-Based Approach
Philip H. Friedman, PhD and Loren Toussaint, PhD
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The Relationship Between Forgiveness, Gratitude And Well-Being: A Review of the Literature
Philip H. Friedman, PhD and Loren Toussaint, PhD
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Living with Life Challenges
A Family that Meditates Together Stays Together
Rita Milios, MSW
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
A Therapist’s First Encounter with Spirit Release
James B.G. Uhl, PsyD
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Remarkable Recoveries
A Paralyzed Dog’s Spinal Cord Nerves, Discs and Vertebra Regenerated
Brent Atwater
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Wholistic Approaches
Ways to Reach Your Spiritual Heart
Bruno Cortis, MD
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Knowing Without Knowing
Stephen Byrne, MD
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Birth Rituals, Wellbeing and Transformation
Michelle. Sweet BHlthSci (Naturopathy) and David J. de Vries BSc (Hons), BNat, PhD
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Energy As Emotion
Mary Ann Wallace, MD
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Dad, Please Give Us a Sign
Bobbi Swanson
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Yoga Off the Mat: Darshan in the Streets
Edie Weinstein-Moser
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Ecology
The Land’s View
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Poetry, Art and Humor are Healing
Salmon Coming Home
Cameron La Follette
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After A While
Veronica A. Shoffstall
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Words & One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Book Reviews
– Stephen Larsen, PhD, The Healing Power of Neurofeedback: The revolutionary lens technique for restoring optimal brain function
– Jane Buckle. Clinical Aromatherapy: Essential Oils in Practice, 2nd ed.
– Doc Childre and Deborah Rozman. Transforming Stress: The HeartMath Solution for Relieving Worry, Fatigue, and Tension
– Martin L. Rossman. Guided Imagery for Self-Healing: An Essential Resource for Anyone Seeking Wellness, 2nd. ed.
– Steve Alexander and Karen Alexander. Crop Circle Year Book 2005
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January 2006

Editorial musings
Compassion Fatigue
Daniel Benor, MD, ABIHM, IJHC Editor
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Research
Ethical Codes Used by US Reiki Practitioners: A Demographics Study
Melinda H. Connor, PhD, AMP; Lisa Jacobs; Caitlin Connor; Sarah Rojas; Ibrahim Byraktar, BSc; Gary E Schwartz, PhD
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Dealing with Life Challenges
Making Some Things Right Again
Meredith Jordan
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No One Dies Alone
Cindy Clair
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The Nature of Life
Bernie Siegel, MD
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
A Healer’s Journey
J.C. Hugh MacKimmie
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Miracles
Vivian Amis
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Spirit Release, a Case Study
Steven Gaynor, DPM, DABPS , DABPO
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The Invisible Process of Energy Healing
Karin Nemri
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Wholistic Approaches
Emotional Body Healing
Susanna Luebcke
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Recent Developments in Complementary Medicines Regulation in Australia
John Hall
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Subliminal Dynamics
Richard Welch
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Creative Arts for Healing
SAMUEL AVITAL: IJHC Interview with an Extraordinary, Gifted Teacher Who Helps People Develop Spiritual and Personal Insights Through Mime, Movement and the Kabbalah.
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The Great Confessional: Virginia Woolf on Illness
Cristóbal S. Berry-Cabán
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Wholistic News Reviews
Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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Poetry and Art as Healing
Words and One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Book Reviews
– JC Hugh MacKimmie. Presence of Angels: A Healer’s Life
– Steven Gaynor. From Physician to Healer: A doctor’s encounters with spiritual healing
– Lori Wilson. De-mystifying Medical Intuition
– John O’M Bokris. The New Paradigm: A Confrontation Between Physics and the Paranormal Phenomena
– Sharon R Kaufman. … And a Time to Die: How American Hospitals Shape the End of Life
– No One Dies Alone: A Guide for Creating & maintaining a Volunteer Companion Program for Dying Hospital Patients
– Paul Hawken. The Ecology of Commerce: A Declaration of Sustainability
– Ervin Laszlo. Science and the Akashic Field: An Integral Theory of Everything
– Linda Thomson. Harry the Hypno-potamus: Metaphorical Tales for the Treatment of Children
– Mirtala. Cosmic Visions
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September 2005

Editors Musings
Living in a Place of Love Rather Than Anger, Hurt and Fear
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Research
Measuring Children’s Intuition in a School Setting
Christian J. Hallman, PhD
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Distant Mental Healing: Influence of Intercessory Prayers and Qi-Gong Therapy
Alexander P. Dubrov
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Living with Life challenges
Images from the Dawn and Dusk of Life: Make Some Things Right Again
Meredith Jordan
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Wholistic Approaches
The ‘Place of Joy’: A Collaborative Method of Induction in Past Life Regression
Judith Landau, MD, DPM, CFLE
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Balance Brings Better Intuition
Rev. Cay Randall-May, PhD
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Walking the ‘Sacred Landscape’ with a Hospital Chaplain: At the Crossroads of Spirituality and Medicine
Dina Greenberg
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Return to Integration: Oneness with Ecopsychology as a Key to Saving the Planet Earth
Lana Thomas MS
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Reiki: Touch of the Spirit
Christina St. Clair
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Creative Arts for healing
Phototherapy
Ellen Fisher-Turk
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Phototherapy-Anna’s story
Ellen Fisher-Turk
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Poetry and arts are healing
From – Robert Carroll, The Art of the Brain
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Words and one-liners
No Slam Dunk and more
Ric masten
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Humor is healing
There is a serious dearth of jokes about healers and healing. Please help us find these!

Book reviews
-Joseph M. Felser. The Way Back to Paradise: Restoring the Balance between Magic and Reason
-Bruce H. Lipton. The Biology of Belief: Unleashing the Power of Consciousness, Matter and Miracles
-C. Stephen Byrum, Ph.D. & Leland Kaiser, Ph.D. Spirit for Greatness: Spiritual Dimensions of Organizations and Their Leadership
-Matthew Smith. The Soul Knows: A Path of Listening
-Jeffrey Keen. Consciousness, Intent, and the Structure of the Universe
-Deepak Chopra. The Spontaneous Fulfillment of Desire: Harnessing the Infinite Power of Coincidence
-Lewis Mehl-Madrona. Coyote Wisdom: The Power of Story in Healing
-Thomas Pakenham. Meetings with Remarkable Trees
-Terri Cohlene, Illustrations Dough Keith. Something Special
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May 2005

Editors Musings
Clearing the Vessel Through Which Healing Pours
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Research
Scientific Assessment of Energy Medicine Practitioners
Melinda Connor, PhD
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Being in a Healing Space
Intuition in Practice: An Interview with Judith Orloff, MD
Judith Orloff, MD
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Building Bridges, Saving Lives
Eve A. Wood, MD
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Wholistic Approaches
Sufficiency and Simple Living: The Path to Personal and Global Well-Being
Jack Manno and Ana Jamborcic
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A Designer’s Guide to the Resources of the Psyche: Acknowledging the Importance of Knowledge and Know-How
Andrew Levitt
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
Recognizing the Defining Moment: Expecting the Miracle Through Client/Healer Resonance
Tiffany Snow D.D.
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A Healer’s Story
Ron Staley
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Creative Arts for healing
The Healing Power Of Doodling: One Woman’s Spiritual Adventure through Breast Cancer
Edmonston
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Poetry and arts are healing
An Evangelist on Cell Block PC and more
Ric Masten
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Book reviews
-Tiffany Snow. The Power of Divine: A Healer’s Guide – Tapping into the Miracle
-Tiffany Snow D.D. Psychic Gifts in the Christian Life. Tools to Connect
-Marilyn Schlitz/ Tina Amorok, with Marc S. Micozzi. Consciousness & Healing: Integral Approaches to Mind-Body Medicine
-Eve A Wood. Medicine, Mind and Meaning: A psychiatrist’s guide to treating the body, mind, and spirit
-Gunnel Minett. Exhale: An Overview of Breathwork
-Judith Orloff. Positive Energy
-Daniel G. Amen. Healing the hardware of the Soul: How making the brain-soul connection can optimize your life, love, and spiritual growth
-Wayne Dosick and Ellen Kaufman Dosick. Spiritually Healing the Indigo Children (And Adult Indigos Too): The Practical Guide and Handbook
-INDIGO—the Movie: An Extraordinary Experience
-WorldSpirit DVD
-The Monroe Hemi Synch music
-Anne Herman. Meditations for Cats: Favorite Feline Philosophies
-Christopher J. Moore. In Other Words: A language lover’s guide to the most intriguing words around the world
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January 2005

Editors Musings
Common Denominators Across Healing Modalities
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Research
A Shared Memory Case Study: The Mind Resonance Process and Evidence for Non-Local Consciousness
Nick Arrizza
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The Path to Self
Complementary Gifts
Carol Spence
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Heart Failure – Preface
Michael Greger, MD and United Progressive Alumni
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Wholistic Approaches
Integrating Healing/Reiki into the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK
Angie Buxton-King
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Intuition and Healing: An Interview with Francesca McCartney
Francesca McCartney
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Using Mental Imagery to Conquer Overeating
Robert Jager
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Variations on the Theme of Healing
From – Three Heart Balancing Treatment of Cancer
Jaentra Green Gardener
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From – Intuition and Healing: An Interview with Francesca McCartney
Francesca McCartney
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Poetry and arts are healing
How Does the Heart Know Love?
Brad Walton
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Opportunity of a Lifetime
Ric Masten
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Book reviews
-K.C. Cole. The Hole in the Universe: How Scientists Peered Over the Edge of Emptiness and Found Everything
-Francesca McCartney, PhD. Intuition Medicine: The Science of Energy
-Malidoma Patrice Somé. Ritual: Power, Healing, and Community
-Robert Jager. The HungerMaster: Weight Management Program
-David L. Waltos and D. Heidi Waltos. The Healing Partnership: A New Model for Healthcare
-Leonard Shlain. Sex, Time and Power: How Women’s Sexuality Shaped Human Evolution
-Mitch Albom. The Five People You Meet In Heaven
-Bill Sweet. A Journey into Prayer: Pioneers of Prayer in the Laboratory – Agents of Science or Satan?
-Michael Reagan. Reflections on the Nature of God
-Leah Bendavid-Val. Families
-Heidi Charissa Schmidt. Too Many Murkles
-Nathalie Christie. No More Toy Guns
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September 2004

Editors Musings
Death has a Bad Reputation
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Autumns of Our Lives
Death as a Mentor for Life: A Personal Account of a Journey to Widowhood
Rondi Lightmark
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Grief, Grace, and Transformation: A Window’s Journey (Part1)
Martina Steiger, ThD
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Grief, Grace, and Transformation: A Window’s Journey (Part2)
Martina Steiger, ThD
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Grief, Grace, and Transformation: A Window’s Journey (Part3)
Martina Steiger, ThD
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Research
A Qualitative Analysis of the Long-Term Effects of Energetic Healing on Symptoms of Psychological Depression and Self-Perceived Stress
Adina Goldman Shore, Ph.D.
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Wholistic Approaches
Using Thought Field Therapy (TFT) to Support and Complement a Medical Treatment for Cancer: A Case History
Joanne Callahan, MBA (Health Care Administration)
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Why Do the Work of the Body? A Perspective on Healing from a Body-Centered Approach in Psychtherapy
Sherry L. Osadchey, MA, LMFT
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Borderline Personality (Part3): Recovering the Soul
David Gersten, MD
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Healing and Transformation
Martin Brofman, PhD
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Humor is Healing
There is a serious dearth of jokes about healers and healing. Please help us find these!

Poetry
Heart
Barry Sultanoff, MD
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Book reviews
-Kathleen Dowling Singh. The Grace in Dying: A Message of Hope, Comfort, and Spiritual Transformation
-Louis E. LaGrand. Messages and Miracles: Extraordinary Experiences of the Bereaved
-Anderson, Robert A. The Scientific Basis for Holistic Medicine, Annotated Abstracts
-Tim Johnson. Herbage
-Jenny Wade. Transcendent Sex: When Lovemaking Opens the Veil
-Sukie Miller with Suzanne Lipsett. After Death: How People Around the World Map the Journey After Life
-Connie Grauds. Jungle Medicine
-Lee Carrol and Jan Tober. The Indigo Children: The New Kids Have Arrived
-Doreen Virtue, PhD. The Crystal Children: A Guide to the Newest Generation of Psychic and Sensitive Children
-David Feinstein. Energy Psychology Interactive: Rapid Interventions for Lasting Change
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May 2004

Editors Musings
Teaching Healing: A Serious Challenge
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Theories
The Conscious Internet
Francesca McCartney, PhD
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Research
An Empirical Study of the Transmission of Healing Energy via E-Mail
Francesca McCartney, PhD
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Nathan’s Story from: A Month-Long Study of the Effects of Holistic Interventions for a 68-Year-Old Widower Coping with Cancer
Rondi Lightmark, M.A.
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A Month-Long Study of the Effects of Holistic Interventions for a 68-Year-Old Widower Coping with Cancer
Rondi Lightmark, M.A.
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Wholistic Approaches
Borderline Personality (Part2): Recovering from Abuse
David Gersten, MD
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Medical Student Experiences
Healing And Transformation: My Experience In Palliative Care
Sithara Batcha, BS
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Animal Communications
The Healing Powers Of Animals
Cathy Malkin
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Animals as Mirrors, Animals as Healers
Terri S. Diener, MA
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If We Could Talk to the Animals
Ingrid Collins
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Jello: A Hospice Therapy Cat
Diane Grindol
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The Healing Bond: One Therapist’s Quest for Healing and the Canine Companion Who Showed Him the Way
Larry Lachman, PsyD
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A Cat Participating with Healers
Brian Dailey, MD
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Cats and Birds: A Backyard Experience
Martina Steiger
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From – Animals as Mirrors, Animals as Healers
Terry S. Diener, MA
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Humor
Humor is Healing
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Healing through the Creative Arts
Let It Be a Dance: Words and One-Liners
Ric Masten
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Book reviews
-Larry Lachman and Ric Masten. Parallel Journeys: A Spirited Approach to Coping and Living with Cancer
-Wayne Muller. Legacy of the Heart: The Spiritual Advantages of a painful Childhood
-Guerrero, Diana L. What Animals Can Teach Us about Spirituality: Inspiring Lessons from Wild and Tame Creatures.
-Dogs that Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home: and Other Unexplained Powers of Animals
-Sheldrake, Rupert. Dogs that Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home: and Other Unexplained Powers of Animals
-Margrit Coates. Healing for Horses: The Essential Guide to Using Hands-on Healing Energy with Horses
-Penelope Smith. Animal Talk: Interspecies Telepathic Communication
-April Frost and Rondi Lightmark. Beyond Obedience: Training with Awareness for You & Your Dog
-Allen M. Schoen, DVM and Pam Proctor. Love, Miracles and Animal Healing
-Ted Andrews. Animal Speak: The Spiritual & Magical Powers of Creatures Great & Small
-OTHER ANIMAL COMMUNICATIONS
-Gini Graham Scott, PhD. Do You Look Like Your Dog?
-Wayne Jonas MD and Cindy Crawford BA (editors). Healing, Intention, and Energy Medicine: Science, Research Methods and Clinical Implications
-David J. Hufford. The Terror That Comes in the Night
-Kim Vincent. A JOURNEY WITHIN: Guided Meditations
-Wendy Stofan Halley, Illustrated by Roberta Collier-Morales. Inside Out
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January 2004

Editors Musings
Darkness and Light: Perspectives on the Yin Yang Symbol
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Healing with Food
Nutrient Synergy and Complexity Theory: A New Paradigm?
Annemarie Colbin, PhD
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Research and Theories
Fields and Energies Related to Healing: A Review of Soviet and Western Studies
Daniel J. Benor, MD
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Where does the Yin Yan Symbol Come From?
Allan Tsai
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Poetry
Through Life
John F. Rossiter-Thornton
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One
Elizabeth Hawkins, MS3 University of Florida
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Humor is Healing
There is a serious dearth of jokes about healers and healing. Please help us find these!

Book reviews
-Deena Zalkind Spear. Ears of the Angels: Healing the Sounds, Heard and Unheard, of Humans and Animals
-Janis Amatuzio, MD. Forever Ours: A Forensic Pathologist’s Perspective on Immortality and Living — A Collection of Real-Life Stories
-Louis E. LaGrand, PhD. Messages and Miracles: Extraordinary Experiences of the Bereaved
-Carol Look. How To Lose Weight With Energy Therapy
-Machaelle Small Wright. Co-Creative Science: A Revolution In Science Providing Real Solutions For Today’s Health & Environment
-Joellen Koerner. Mother, Heal My Self: An Intergenerational Healing Journey Between Two Worlds
-John Horgan. Rational Mysticism: Dispatches from the Border between Science and Spirituality
-Peggy O’Neill with Illustrations by Denise Freeman. Little Squarehead
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September 2003

Editors Musings
Collective Consciousness: The Journey IS the Destination
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Research
Love and Death: The Relationship between Altered-State Sex and Near-Death Experiences
Jenny Wade, PhD
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Drying Out Food by Holding It in One’s Hands: An Interview with Bernard Grad, PhD
IJHC Editor
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Planetary Transformation
Healing Nations
Richard Dell MA (Oxon)
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Wholistic Approaches
Energy Work as an Adjunct to Radiation Therapy
Jeri Mills, MD
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Walking the Long Path: The Art of Genuine Reiki Practice
M.L. ‘Max’ Roth, U.R.M.
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Returning to the Homeland: Medical Student Experiences of Natural and Hospital Births
Mara Merritt, DO
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Healing with Food
Healing with Food – Intentionality in Cooking
Annemarie Colbin, PhD
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Poetry
Forgive Me
Daniel Chun, MS2 University of California Irvine
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Being Here, (here) being
Brooke Vallenari, MS3 Unioversity of Arizona
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Humor is Healing
There is a serious dearth of jokes about healers and healing. Please help us find these!

Book reviews
-Catherine Ingram. Passionate Presence: Experiencing the Seven Qualities of Awakened Awareness
-Eckhart Tolle. The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment
-Kenneth Cohen. Honoring the Medicine: The Essential Guide to Native American Healing
-Minding the Body: Clinical Uses of Somatic Awareness
Donald Bakal
-Susan Chernak McElroy. Animals as Guides for the Soul
-Kathleen R. Wren and Carol L. Norred. Real World Nursing Survival Guide: Complementary & Alternative Therapies
-Waldo Vieira. Projectiology (Special Edition): A Panorama of Experiences of the Consciousness outside the Human Body
-Chara M. Curtis with illustrations by Cynthia Aldrich. All I See Is Part of Me
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May 2003

Editors Musings
Developing Faith in The Transcendent: Approaches and Stages of Development
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Basic Research
Towards a Quantitative Model of Both Local and Non-Local Energetic/Information Healing
William A. Tiller Professor Emeritus, Stanford University
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Clinical Views
The Healing Relationship
Scott Shannon, MD
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Spirituality and Pain: A Broad Examination
Donald R. Morse, DDS, PhD
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Healing Applications
The Gentle Wind Project: A Technology For Healing Mental And Emotional Hurts And Wounds
Mary Miller MSW
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Movement, Breathing, and Christian Meditation: Catalysts for Spiritual Growth
Christina Jackson, RN, MSN, CRNP, HNC, PhD(c)
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The Wave Brings Us Happiness
Jaentra Green Gardener
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Clinical Research
The Anthropological and Scientific Case for Psycho-Energetic Healing Part 2
Charles Zeiders, PsyD
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Healees’ and Students’ Perspectives
How a Program of Movement, Breathing, and Meditation Served as a Catalyst for Healing and Spiritual Growth in My Life
Scott Hackman
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Lori’s report on Three Heart Balancing
Lori
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The Gentle Wind Project: A Technology For Healing Mental And Emotional Hurts And Wounds
Mary Miller MSW
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Healing with Food
Healing with Food – Schizoid Dietary Advice
Annemarie Colbin, PhD
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Humor is Healing
There is a serious dearth of jokes about healers and healing. Please help us find these!

Book reviews
-Jeri Mills, MD. Tapestry of Healing: Where Reiki and Medicine Intertwine
-M. Sue Benford. Strong Woman: Unshrouding the Secrets of the Soul
-Richard Leviton. The Galaxy on Earth; A Traveler’s Guide to the Planet’s Visionary Geography
-Joseph Chilton Pearce. The Biology of Transcendence: A Blueprint of the Human Spirit
-Dolores Krieger, PhD, RN. Therapeutic Touch as Transpersonal Healing
-Diane Wind Wardell, PhD, RNC. White Shadow: Walking with Janet Mentgen
-Jaentra Green Gardener. A Healer’s Voice
-Joe Sabah. How to get on Radio Talk Shows All Across America – Without Leaving Your Home or Office
-Ashleigh Brilliant. I Have Abandoned My Search for Truth, and am now looking for a good fantasy
-Jody Bergsma. Faerie
-Bernard Libster. The Bonsai Bear
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January 2003

Editors Musings
Choices in Anger
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Transformation
Spiritual Unity Makes Peace In Sarajevo
Col. Rees Ryder Stevens
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Basic Research
Conscious Acts of Creation: The Emergence of a New Physics
William A. Tiller Professor Emeritus, Stanford University
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Clinical Research
The Anthropological and Scientific Case for Psycho-Energetic Healing
Charles Zeiders, PsyD
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Spiritual Awareness and Healing
The Hidden Language of Intuition
Susan Hannibal
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Impact of Nursing Models in a Professional Environment: Linking Spiritual End-of-Life Care to Nursing Theory
Michele Sloma, RN
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Healees’ Perspectives
Patsy Speaks
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Wholistic Approaches
Resonance Tuning And Self-Healing
Alan Handelsman, MM, CHt
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Make Way for Ducklings
Mara Merritt, 4th year medical student
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Healing through the Arts
Healing through Art
Mirtala
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Healing with Food
The Food and Cancer Connection
Annemarie Colbin, PhD
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Humor is Healing
There is a serious dearth of jokes about healers and healing. Please help us find these!

Poetry
The Labryrinth
Robin Majeski
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Book reviews
-Wendy Kohatsu, (ed.). Complementary and Alternative Medicine Secrets
-Peter A. Campbell and Edwin M McMahon. Bio-Spirituality: Focusing as a Way to Grow
-William H. Simon, George E. Ehrilich and Arnold Sadwin (eds and contrib) Conquering Chronic Pain After Injury: An Integrative Approach to Treating Post-Traumatic Pain
-Susan Mazer and Dallas Smith. Sound Choices: Using Music to Design the Environments in Which You Live, Work, and Heal
-Jahnke, Roger. The Healing Promise of Qi: Creating Extraordinary Wellness Through Qigong and Tai Chi
-Masaru Emoto. Messages from Water
-Laura Blumenfeld. Reven
ge: A Story of Hope
-Michael Reagan (ed) and Sharon Begley (intro). Inside the Mind of God: Images and Words of Inner Space
-Burton Silver and Heather Busch. Why Paint Cats: The Ethics of Feline Aesthetics
-Regina J. Williams and (illus) Doug Keith. What If…
-Jody Bergsma. Dragon
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September 2002

Editors Musings
The Body: Physical entity, body, mind, bioenergy, and potential doorway to spiritual awareness
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Transformation
Loving the Unloving
Constance L. Pierce
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Research
A Survey Estimating the Prevalence and Factors Affecting the Use of Complementary Therapy by Adult Cancer Patients and Their Physicians, in Newfoundland, Canada
Jawaid Younus, MD, MS, MPH, DABIM, FRCPC and Alison Collins, BN, RN, CON(C)
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Illness as Tranformative Gift in People with Fibromyalgia
Shelley Scammell, PsyD
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Healees’ Perspectives
One Woman’s Journey of Healing: Her Contribution to a Research Project on Changing Notions of Healing
Jane M. Hart, EdD
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Raylene Jackson’s Story
Raylene Jackson
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Wholistic Approaches
Doctoring as a Human Experience: On Developing a Healing Partnership The Doctor’s Soul
Ronald Banner, MD
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The Wilson Effect: A Case for Transpersonal Healing Properties of Placebo
George David Swanson, PhD
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The Intuitive Manager and Innovation in Healthcare
Leland R. Kaiser, PhD
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Healing through the Creative Arts
Art – Love in Search of Form An Interview with Mirtala
IJHC Editor
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Humor is Healing
From the Internet
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Poetry
If I Knew
William Grassie
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Book reviews
-Raymond G. Helmick, SJ and Rodney L Petersen (eds). Forgiveness and Reconciliation: Religion, Public Policy, and Conflict Transformation
-Franklyn Sills. Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume One: The Breath of Life, Biodynamics, and Fundamental Skills
-Dawn Nelson. From the Heart Through the Hands: The Power of Touch in Caregiving
-Sharon Begeley and Michael Reagan. The Hand of God: Thoughts and Images reflecting the Spirit of the Universe
-Paul Brenner, MD, PhD. Buddha in the Waiting Room: Simple Truths about Health, Illness, and Healing
-Susan Mackey-Kallis. The Hero and the Perennial Journey Home in American Film
-Keith Tones and Sylvia Tilford. Health Promotion: Effectiveness, Efficiency and Equity
-Burton Silver and Heather Busch. Dancing with Cats
-IJHC Editor. Brief Mentions
-David Aldridge, PhD. Spirituality, Healing and Medicine: Return to the Silence
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May 2002

Editors Musings
Intuition
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Research
Finger-reading: Exploring the Information Field
Si-Chen Lee, PhD(1), Daren Tang(2), Chien-Te Chen(3) and Shih-Chin Fang(4)
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Healing Approaches
Psychic Healing and the Anisotropic Universe
Barbara G. Koopman, MD, PhD and Richard A. Blasband, MD
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Studies with Nicolai Levashov
Richard A. Blasband, MD
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Medical Intuition: An Interview with Nina Zimbelman and Patricia Johnson, MD
IJHC Editor
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Miriam – Dynamind Treatment with Judy Steele, MTP
Miriam
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Wholistic Approaches
Doctoring as a Human Experience: On Developing a Healing Partnership Caring for the Human Spirit, the Patient’s Soul
Ronald Banner, MD
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Healees’ Perspectives
Mary’s Report – Consulting with Patricia Johnson, MD and Nina Zimbelman
Mary
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Lura DeOme – Having Healing from Richard Blasband, MD
Lura DeOme
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Michael A. Smith – Having Healings from Richard Blasband, MD
Michael A. Smith
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Volunteering Services
Unfiltered Humanity: Reflections from Peru July 12, 2000
Nivedita Mohanty – Second Year Medical Student
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Research and Healing Through the Creative Arts
Proprioception, Reflection, Recognition: The Positive Affect of Paradigmatic Form
Gilah Yelin Hirsch, MFA
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Humor is Healing
There is a serious dearth of jokes about healers and healing. Please help us find these!

Book reviews
-Belleruth Naparstek. Your Sixth Sense: Unlocking the Power of Your Intuition
-Karen Grace Kassy. Healing Intuition: A Simple Guide to Greater Well-Being
-Caroline Myss, PhD. Why People Don’t Heal – and How They Can
-Mona Lisa Schulz, MD, PhD. Awakening Intuition: Using your Mind-Body Network for Insight and Healing
-Judith Orloff, MD. Second Sight: The Personal Story of a Psychiatrist Clairvoyant
-Rowena Pattee Kryder, PhD. Sophia’s Body: Seeing Primal Patterns in Nature
-Jesse Wolf Hardin. Kindred Spirits: Sacred Earth Wisdom
-C.W. Leadbeater and Annie Besant.
-C.W. Leadbeater and Annie Besant. Occult Chemistry: Investigations by Clairvoyant Magnification into the Structure of the Atoms of the Periodic Table and Some Compounds
-Scott Shannon, MD (ed) . Handbook of Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Mental Health
-Andrew Newberg, Eugene D’Aquili, and Vince Rause. Why God Won’t go Away: Brain Science and the biology of Belief.
-Johanna Siegmann. The Tao of Tango
-Jan Yordy, MSW, MEd, Cert. Play Therapist. “Energy Connection”
-Heather Busch/ Burton Silver. Why Cats Paint: A Theory of Feline Aesthetics
-Vicki Mathison. Dog Works: The Meaning and Magic of Canine Constructions
-Hazel Russo. Integrated Healthcare: A Guide to Good Practice
-Mitchell E. Gibson, MD. Signs of Psychic and Spiritual Ability
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January 2002

Editors Musings
Healing Potentials in our Words
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Healees’ Perspectives
Respants: Information, Inspiration and Expiration
Bernie Siegel, MD
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Research
Prayer Research: Descriptors and Outcome Measures within Perspectives of Science and Spirit
Seán ÓLaoire PhD
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Healing Approaches
Shamanism and the Medical Encounter
Cecile Carson, MD
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EmotionalBodyProcess II: Theories and Evidence on Combining Imagery, Energy Medicine, and Awareness of Non-Local Mind
Daniel J Benor, MD, Dorothea von Stumpfeldt, MD, and Ruth Benor, RN
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Counseling With Soul Talk
James R. Bell, MD
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Wholistic Approaches
Doctoring as a Human Experience – On Developing a Healing Partnership:The Doctor-Patient Partnership
Ronald Banner, MD
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Medical Student Idealism Meets Medical System Realities
Billy Fenster
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Healing with Food
Overview of Two Popular Diets: Vegetarianism and Macrobiotics
Annemarie Colbin, CHES
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Poetry and Art as Healing
Poetry
Roberta J.H. Shoemaker-Beal and John MacEnulty
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Humor is Healing
Humor
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Book reviews
-Ron and Ina Denburg. The Diamond Diet: A Multifaceted Path to Weight Loss, Health, and Wellness – 7 Weeks That Will Change Your Life
-Scared Space Publications. Sacred Space: The international journal of spirituality and health
-Michael Lerner. Choices in Healing
-Cay Randall-May, PhD. Pray Together Now: How to Form a Prayer Group
-Sam Menahem, PhD. When Therapy Isn’t Enough: The Healing Power of Prayer & Psychotherapy
-Sam Menahem, PhD. All Your Prayers are Answered
-Neil Donald Walsch. Conversations with God, Book 2
-Rachel Naomi Remen, MD. My Grandfather’s Blessings: Stories of Strength, Refuge, and Belonging
-Faass, Nancy (ed). Integrating Complementary Medicine into Health Systems
-Scott Shannon, MD (ed). Handbook of Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Mental Health
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September 2001

Editors Musings: Introducing the IJHC
Editor’s Musings
Daniel J. Benor, MD, IJHC Editor
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Healees’ Perspecitves
His Father’s Pain: A Personal Narrative
Peter Clothier
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Research
Prayer and Spiritual Healing in Medical Settings: A Research Review
David Aldridge, PhD
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Flower Essence Therapy in the Treatment of Major Depression: Preliminary Findings
Jeffery R. Cram, PhD
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Healing Approaches
Awakening the Healer within – Empowering Spiritual Healing
Elizabeth K. Stratton, MS
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Emotional Body Process – Part 1 Healing Through Love
Daniel Benor, MD, Dorothea von Stumpfeldt, MD, and Ruth Benor, RN
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Healing in Diverse Cultures
American Indian Healing in the Land of Fire and Ice
Kenneth S. Cohen, MA, MSTh
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Healing in Norway
Else Egeland, RN
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Wholistic Approaches
Doctoring as a Human Experience – On Developing a Healing Partnership: Patients’ Experiences
Ronald Banner, MD
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Caring Moments in the Stress Lab
Jackie Greenleaf Schirn, RN
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Observations on Midwives and Epidural Anesthesia During Labor and Delivery
Mara Merritt
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Experiences of a Mother with Midwifery and Hospital Obstetrics
Anne Flaherty
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Wholistic News Reviews
Wholistic News Reviews: Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Psycho-Social Modalities of Treatment
Larry Lachman
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Healing with Food
The Uses of Food as Medicine
Annemarie Colbin, CHES
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Healing Through the Creative Arts
Art is Healing, Healing is Art: a Collaborative Vision
Christiane Corbat with BetheAnne DeLuca-Verley, MD
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Poetry On Rounds: A Model for the Integration of Humanities into Residency Training
Harold W. Horowitz
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Humor is Healing
Humor
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Book reviews
-Paul Pearsall. The Heart’s Code: Tapping the Wisdom and Power of Our Heart Energy: The New Findings About Cellular Memories and Their Role in the Mind/Body/Spirit Connection
-Marc Ian Barasch. Healing Dreams: Exploring the Dreams That Can Transform Your Life
-Andrew Newberg, Eugene D’Aquili, and Vince Rause. Why God Won’t go Away: Brain Science and the biology of Belief
-Julie Ann Brock. A Model of Psychotherapy Based on the Soul and Spirituality: A Bridge Between Psychology and Religion
-P.M.H. Atwater, LhD. Children of the New Millenium: Children’s Near-Death Experiences and the Evolution of Humankind
-Tapping the Healer Within: Using Thought Field Therapy to Instantly Conquer Your Fears, Anxieties, and Emotional Distress
-Roger J. Callahan, Ph.D. with Richard Trubo. Tapping the Healer Within: Using Thought Field Therapy to Instantly Conquer Your Fears, Anxieties, and Emotional Distress
-Shel Silverstein. A Light in the Attic
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