Joan Borysenko - 1440 Multiversity

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Joan Borysenko, PhD

Pioneer in integrative medicine and body-mind expert

Joan Borysenko is a distinguished pioneer in integrative medicine and a world-renowned expert in the mind-body connection. She has a doctorate in medical sciences from Harvard Medical School, is a licensed clinical psychologist, and is the cofounder and former director of the mind-body clinical programs at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

In settings that range from hospitals to hospices, theaters to conference venues, and boardrooms to houses of worship, Dr. Borysenko bridges faith and reason with the latest research, making her a compelling and inspiring speaker and writer. She is also the founding partner of Mind-Body Health Sciences in Boulder, Colorado, and the director of the Claritas Institute Interspiritual Mentor Training Program.

The author of the recently updated New York Times best seller Minding the Body, Mending the Mind, she is also the author or coauthor of 13 other books, including Inner Peace for Busy People (also a PBS special), It’s Not the End of the World, Fire in the Soul, Fried: Why You Burn Out and How to Revive, and The PlantPlus Diet Solution. She hosts a weekly internet radio show, Your Soul’s Compass, for Hay House.


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The Spiritual Art of Memoir

July 12 - 14, 2019

Friday - Sunday, 2 nights

All stories have an outside and an inside. The outside is linear—rooted in what the Greeks called chronos or clock-time. Inside—a hidden thread of grace—is an archetypal story of awakening that lives in the multidimensional world of kairos, the timeless dimension. Immerse yourself in the art and heart of story in this weekend workshop with...

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Joan Borysenko is a distinguished pioneer in integrative medicine, a world-renowned expert in the mind-body connection, and a New York Times best-selling author. We recently caught up with her to talk about what led her to craft a unique career poised at the intersection of writing and healing. 1440: How did your experience in healthcare...

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