Clinical Dharma: A Path for Healers and Helpers by Stephen Dansiger,Noah Levine

By Stephen Dansiger,Noah Levine

medical Dharma: A direction for Healers and Helpers is the results of Dr. Steve's over 25 years adventure with Buddhist mindfulness perform and as a long time as an educator and a therapist. In that point he has visible how such a lot of of his colleagues within the supporting professions (and fellow avocational helpers) endure above and past what's tolerable, as a result burning out in a single method or one other. scientific Dharma presents a solution to this hindrance: increase your personal perform, after which proceed your paintings as a helper from the root of the four Noble Truths and the eight Fold course of the Buddha.

This ebook takes you thru all four Noble Truths and all of the components of the 8 Fold route to introduce the newbie and improve the certainty of these with event in constructing a Buddhist mindfulness perform that permits for a extra sustainable lifestyles within the supporting and therapeutic professions. people who find themselves avocational caregivers also will enjoy the similar details and practice.

Clinical Dharma gives you a route to a wide selection of helpers -- therapists, medical professionals, nurses, yoga academics, social justice employees, non-profit directors, sponsors in 12 step courses, therapeutic massage therapists, educators, podcast hosts -- an individual engaged within the framework of aiding and/or healing.

"Dr. Stephen Dansiger's paintings with medical Dharma is strictly what the aiding professions want: a pragmatic, non-pretentious quantity at the center and soul of Buddhist instructing brought in a way that's proper to the fashionable occasions. Stephen is the proper individual to soak up this mantle. With a powerful heritage in Buddhist perform and a state of the art, trauma-focused knowing of medical existence, Steve stocks with you a realistic consultant for embarking on mindfulness-infused perform. when you are a long-time practitioner, you are going to achieve refreshed perception on the way to deepen your perform and be more advantageous at sharing it with others on your paintings, your group, and on your life."
--Jamie Marich, Ph.D., writer of Dancing Mindfulness: an inventive route to therapeutic and Transformation and several books on trauma and dependancy; Founder, The Institute for artistic Mindfulness

"A roadmap to relieve agony? certain, please! thanks Dr. Dansiger for giving us a transparent and non dogmatic process to a larger figuring out of our humanity, styles and habits.”
- Nina Siemaszko, ERYT-500, qualified Iyengar Yoga Instructor

"Dr. Dansiger took his love of the Dharma and his ardour for psychotherapy and the realm of psychological health and wellbeing, and created an grand learn -- not just for clinicians, yet for all."
- Dr. Josh Lichtman, Board qualified Psychiatrist, scientific Director, shelter restoration facilities, medical teacher, UCLA institution of Medicine

"As a author, activist, trainer and Zen instructor, i locate myself within the place of healer and/or helper so much days, repeatedly an afternoon. The scientific and Buddhist knowledge provided during this e-book from my previous pal and colleague Stephen Dansiger is going some distance in aiding all our efforts as healers to maintain ourselves in the middle of lots soreness on the planet. I hugely suggest medical Dharma to these at the direction of therapeutic or aiding, even if or not it's their task, their ardour or their duty." - Colin Beavan, Ph.D., trainer, writer, Activist, Speaker

"For 25 years i've got watched my expensive good friend Steve carry compassionate care to enormous quantities of individuals, and all this time have thought of him my brother in either drumming and within the Dharma. His e-book scientific Dharma has supplied me with a clean examine how the Dharma might help me look after myself in order that i would be of provider to others, no matter if i am offering a beat for my bandmates, or being known as to paintings with a pal or friend in desire. His message of bringing Buddhist mindfulness extra into scientific care is heartfelt, as i've got noticeable his phrases consummated with motion. I hugely suggest this book." - Jay Dee Daugherty, Drummer - Patti Smith Group

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