Here’s another video from the class I co-teach with Larry Berkelhammer, PhD, at the College of Marin. This session was recorded on February 2, 2017. It discusses the relationship between brain, mind, and body. It aims to encourage a sense of awe and appreciation.
When I was in medical school, my classmates came from diverse backgrounds. Some came from wealthy families and some were poor. The majority were of European-American descent, but many came from minority backgrounds, including African-American and Latino-American. Slightly more than half the class Continue Reading →
My dogs mean a great deal to me; the thought of hurting them is literally unthinkable. Yet until recently I often hurt my body, even though it also means a lot to me. It wasn’t uncommon for me to exercise so Continue Reading →
It’s sad. We live within this marvelous human organism, but we focus on everything don’t like about it. The criticism starts at the surface, where we judge our appearance against ‘perfect’ humans displayed by the media. It’s as if, in renaissance Italy, ordinary citizens Continue Reading →