Minds, Bodies, and the Sensation of Hope

Minds, Bodies, and the Sensation of Hope

Monday, September 19, 2016 - 19:00
Personal Growth
Alternatives says: 
Matthew is an internationally recognised yoga teacher, a sought-after public speaker, founder the non-profit Mind Body Solutions, and a paraplegic for the last thirty-seven years.

With seemingly intractable problems facing our society, the natural and powerful response is to move inward to foster hope.  

Matthew Sanford draws upon his remarkable story of trauma, loss and healing, to offer unparalleled insights into the mind-body relationship and its potential to transform our consciousness.  

Hope resides in realising something simple – the profound gift of living within a body.

About the speaker, Matthew Sanford

He offers groundbreaking insights into the experience of living within a body and different perspectives on healing. 

Matthew is also the author of the critically acclaimed Waking: a memoir of trauma and transcendence has emerged as a leading voice in the integrated health movement, especially his trainings with healthcare professionals.  

He won the 2010 Pioneer of Integrative Medicine Award from the California Pacific Medical Center’s Institute of Health and Healing. Previous recipients include Dr. Deepak Chopra, Dr. Dean Ornish, and Dr. Mehmet Oz.  He also has appeared on NBC’s Today Show, People Magazine, and American Public Media’s On Being.   

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