NY Ethical Society: Richard P. Brown, MD: “The Transformative Power of the Breath”

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    When:
    November 5, 2017 all-day America/New York Timezone
    2017-11-05T00:00:00-04:00
    2017-11-06T00:00:00-05:00
    Where:
    2 W 64th St
    New York, NY 10023
    USA
    Cost:
    Free

    New York Society for Ethical Culture

    Sunday Meeting – Richard P. Brown, MD: “The Transformative Power of the Breath”

    Sunday, November 5, 2017 – 11:00 am

    Ceremonial Hall – 4th floor
    2 West 64th Street

    We now have a world-wide epidemic of stress with anxiety, depression, PTSD, insomnia, violence, addictive behavior. Dr. Brown will discuss a drug free, large group intervention based on simple techniques from yoga, qi-gong and orthodox Christian monastic practices that are scientifically based. After brief discussion of the science we will experience a brief practice and then share the effect on our mind-body-spirit”.

    Richard P. Brown, MD, associate clinical professor of psychiatry at Columbia University, graduate of Columbia University Medical College and Cornell University Psychiatry Residency and Psychobiology/Psychopharmacology fellowship, lectures internationally and has co-authored over 100 scientific articles, books chapters and award winning books. His neurophysiological theory exploring effects of yoga breathing in treating anxiety, depression, PTSD and stress-related medical conditions has been validated in clinical trials. A certified teacher of Aikido (4th Dan), yoga, Qigong, and meditation, he provides Breath-Body-Mind to healthcare professionals, yoga teachers, mass disaster survivors, first responders, veterans, school teachers, and patients with psychiatric and medical conditions. www.Breath-Body-Mind.com.