Medicine Words

$24.95

In stock

Purchase this product now and earn 25 Points!

Description

By Dianne M. Connelly, PhD
Trade Paperback Book
ISBN 9780912381077
120 Pages

Language of Love for the Treatment Room of Life

About the Author:

Dianne M. Connelly, PhD, MAc (UK), co-founder and chancellor of Tao Sophia Institute, an accredited graduate school in the fields of health and wellness, holds a doctorate in the philosophy of medicine. She teaches in the Institute’s Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, and Transformative Leadership and Social Change master’s degree programs. A Practitioner of acupuncture since 1973, she is the author of Traditional Acupuncture: The Law of the Five Elements, All Sickness is Home Sickness, and co-author of Alive and Awake: Wisdom for Kids. Dianne’s abiding joy is being the mother of Blaize, Jade, and Caeli, and the grandmother of Tamar, Lennox, Rianna, Roman Maxim, and Lucia.


Praise for Medicine Words:

In Medicine Words, Dianne Connelly shows us how we shape our lives with words – in the words we choose to say to others and to ourselves, and i the meaning we bring to those words. She expands our grasp of concepts such as “love” and “healing,” and inspires us wit a vision of the beauty we can create, even in difficult moments, when we consciously speak (and live) the words and meanings that nurture life.”

-Larry Dossey, MD., Author of Healing Words and The Power of Premonitions


“Dianne Connelly is my heroine! She coined the term “bodymind” (no hyphen) to capture its mysterious seamlessness – and she did it before the rest of the world had begun using the two components in the same breath. Medicine Words, her latest book, is a tour de force of great originality that communicates simultaneously in the metaphysical and no-nonsense practical realms. Dr. Connelly’s brilliance and wisdom shine through every single page of this erudite, hilarious, fascinating, spine-tingling, serious collection of short essays and musings on words, where they come from and how we use them. The book, which is somehow the perfect gift for every occasion, is a beautiful gift to us all.”

-Candace B. Pert, PhD., Neuroscience and pharmacologist, author of Molecules of Emotion: The Science Behind Mind-Body Medicine, and recently, Everything You Need to Know to Feel Go(o)d, and a musical chakra meditation CD, Healing the Hurting, Shining the Light.


“There is a word for this book, Wonderful! That is, full of wonder. Read it whenever you need some. Dianne Connelly is the Rachel Naomi Remen of the East!”

-Wayne B. Jonas, MD., President and CEO, Samueli Institute; former Director of the Office of Alternative Medicine at the National Institutes of Health

Additional information

Weight .45 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 6 × .75 in

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Medicine Words”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *