Spontaneous Happiness - A New Path to Well-being

Spontaneous Happiness - A New Path to Well-being

Seminar/Conference
Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 10:30
Body
Wellbeing
Inspiring
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Dr Andrew Weil is a Harvard Graduate & world-renowned leader and pioneer in the field of integrative medicine.
Description: 

Andrew Weil, M.D., has devoted the past forty years to developing, practicing, and teaching others about the principles of integrative medicine and natural health.

Drawing from information from his acclaimed bestselling books Spontaneous Healing: How to Discover and Enhance Your Body's Natural Ability to Maintain and Heal Itself and Spontaneous Happiness: Step-by-step to peak emotional wellbeing, Dr Weil will take you through an information packed day filled with his latest insights.

During this one day seminar learn how to:

 - influence your mood through natural, healthy means

 - improve your physical and mental health; discover how to sleep better

 - connect with others; and achieve balance and serenity.

 - learn the  accessible language and operation of the body's healing system 

 - the various methods with which we can support the bodies natural ability to maintain and heal itself - not only in our everyday lifes, but also in the face of devastating illness.

Dr Weil will also take you through his core principles for Healthy Aging and why it’s never too late to adopt these wellness practice that will quickly and effortlessly change your health forever.

 

About the speaker, Dr Andrew Weil

Dr Andrew Weil is a Harvard Graduate & world-renowned leader and pioneer in the field of integrative
medicine, a healing oriented approach to health care which encompasses body, mind, and spirit. He is the author of many books including Spontaneous Healing. Dr Weil has sold over 10 million books worldwide.

Combining a Harvard education and a lifetime of practicing natural and preventive medicine, Dr. Weil is Director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona, where he also holds the Lovell-Jones Endowed Chair in Integrative Rheumatology and is Clinical Professor of Medicine and Professor of Public Health. The Center is the leading effort in the world to develop a comprehensive curriculum in integrative medicine. Graduates serve as directors of integrative medicine programs throughout the United States, and through its Fellowship, the Center is now training doctors and nurse practitioners around the world.

Dr. Weil is an internationally-recognized expert for his views on leading a healthy lifestyle, his philosophy of healthy aging, and his critique of the future of medicine and health care.

Dr. Weil is the editorial director of the popular website, DrWeil.com, and appears in video programs featured on PBS. He can be found on Facebook and Twitter. Dr. Weil is the founder and Chairman of The Weil Foundation, and the Chairman of Weil Lifestyle. He is also a founder and co-owner of the growing group of True Food Kitchenrestaurants. Dr. Weil writes a monthly column for Prevention magazine. A frequent lecturer and guest on talk shows, Dr. Weil is an internationally recognized expert on medicinal plants, alternative medicine, and the reform of medical education. He lives in Tucson, Arizona, USA.

He is the author of many scientific and popular articles and of 14 books: The Natural MindThe Marriage of the Sun and MoonFrom Chocolate to Morphine (with Winifred Rosen)Health and HealingNatural Health, Natural Medicine; and the international bestsellers, Spontaneous Healing and 8 Weeks to Optimum HealthEating Well for Optimum Health: The Essential Guide to Food, Diet, and NutritionThe Healthy Kitchen: Recipes for a Better Body, Life, and Spirit (with Rosie Daley)Healthy Aging: A Lifelong Guide to Your Well-Being; and Why Our Health Matters: A Vision of Medicine That Can Transform Our Future (issued in paperback with new content as You Can't Afford to Get Sick).

His recent books include Spontaneous Happiness which was published in 2011. His book, True Food: Seasonal, Sustainable, Simple, Pure (with Sam Fox and Michael Stebner) was published in October 2012 and his newewst book, Fast Food, Good Foodwas published in October of 2015.

Oxford University Press is currently producing the Weil Integrative Medicine Library, a series of volumes for clinicians in various medical specialties; the first of these,Integrative Oncology (co-edited with Dr. Donald Abrams) appeared in 2009. Since then, Integrative PsychiatryIntegrative PediatricsIntegrative Women’s Health,Integrative RheumatologyIntegrative Cardiology, and Integrative Gastroenterology, and many others have been published.

Weil Foundation
Andrew Weil, M.D., donates all of his after-tax profits from royalties from sales of Weil Lifestyle products directly to the Weil Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting integrative medicine through training, education, and research. www.weilfoundation.org

Since its inception in 2005, the Weil Foundation has given out more than $5 million in grants and gifts to medical centers and other non-profit organizations nationwide.  

Timetable: 
10.00
Doors open
10.30
Event commences
16.00
Event ends
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