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A non-profit organization that provides education and information in a collaborative community of healthcare organizations, facilitating efforts to create patient centered care in healing environments. planetree.org
CODAworx is a global platform to showcase design projects that feature commissioned artwork in interior, architectural, and public spaces. codaworx.com
The mission MITSS is "To Support Healing and Restore Hope" to patients, families, and clinicians who have been affected by an adverse medical event. mitss.org
Jill Bolte Taylor was a 37-year-old Harvard-trained and -published brain scientist when a blood vessel exploded in her brain. Recovering from her near-death experience, Jill helps others rebuild their brains from trauma, but also helps those with normal brains better understand how to maximize quality of life.
In a gentle but urgent call to awaken, John O'Donohue opens our eyes, hearts, and minds to the wonder of our relationship with beauty. When we experience the Beautiful, there is a wonderful sense of homecoming; we feel fully alive.
The mission of this global organization is to create a sustainable, peaceful, healthy and prosperous world. It recognizes and spreads the idea that we are one sacred family and are united in our divinity, while celebrating our diversity. theshiftnetwork.com
An organization of diverse, engaged and creative professionals dedicated to the belief that the creative process involved in making art is healing and life enhancing. arttherapy.org
Building on the astonishing success of The Power of Now, Eckhart Tolle presents readers with an honest look at the current state of humanity. Humanity now, perhaps more than in any previous time, has an opportunity to create a new, saner, more loving world. This will involve a radical inner leap from the current egoic consciousness to an entirely new one.
An online resource celebrating the connection between art and healing. Their website serves as an international resource for anyone interested in the healing potential of art, especially environmentalists, social activists, artists, art professionals, health care practitioners, and those challenged by illness. artheals.org
Rumi's poetry speaks directly to the heart. In the book Say Nothing, Iraj Anvar's translations are direct and immediate, subtle and nuanced, and carry us into exaltation and revelation. Written in both Persian and English, this edition contains short quatrains and longer ghazals, plus extensive notes allowing the reader to delve more deeply.