Healing and the New Medicine

Tracy Gaudet on healing and medicine

Just as recent psychotherapies emphasize the healing power of the mind, a new approach to the practice of medicine draws on the inner resilience of each person to participate in recovery. The excellent documentary, The New Medicine, describes this emerging practice as rooted in a rejection of the artificial split between mind and body. As the leading physicians featured in the film emphasize, states of mind and feeling do influence the course of illness. They […] Read the rest»