Replay the video: NOWCastSA webcast live as James S. Gordon, MD, a world-renowned expert in using mind-body medicine to heal depression, anxiety, and psychological trauma, presented a free, day-long workshop and lecture.
During the workshop, titled Connecting Mind, Body, Health: Experiencing Self-Care as the Heart of all Health Care, Gordon reviewed the basic principles of mind-body medicine and provided guidelines for participants to make it central to their personal lives, their professional practices and to all health care.
You can watch all four segments of the video here:
The workshop is free and open to the public.
The workshop is part of Conversations About Ethics, a series of lectures and discussions about ethics issues presented by the Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics and the Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health and funded by Methodist Healthcare Ministries.
The Ecumenical Center is funding the live webcast through a grant from Methodist Healthcare Ministries.
Gordon will also present a free public lecture titled Self Care and Mutual Help: The Future of Health Care and the Moral Imperative from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio Auditorium, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive. Those who wish to attend the lecture must register online. The lecture will not be livestreamed, but will later be available at www.texashumanities.org.
Copies of Gordon's book Unstuck: Your Guide to the Seven-Stage Journey Out of Depression will be on sale at both events, and free continuing education credits are available for physicians, nurses and social workers who attend the live activity and complete an evaluation.
Disclosure: Amanda Evrard is a former employee of the Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics and member of the Conversations About Ethics Planning Committee.