Carlsbad, California — January 11, 2010—This May 12–16 the Chopra Center for Wellbeing is coming to Toronto with the Journey into Healing workshop taught by renowned physicians, best-selling authors, and co-founders – Deepak Chopra and David Simon.

“We’re at an exciting turning point where people are no longer passively deferring to their doctors’ recommendations but are taking an empowered role in their health care . . . actively seeking out the best options for healing and preventing illness,” said David Simon.

“We have created Journey into Healing as an in-depth immersion into mind-body healing that empowers people with knowledge and teaches practical tools and techniques that they can immediately apply in their daily lives,” said Dr. Simon.

This May in the magnificent setting of the Westin Harbour Castle resort in Toronto, Drs. Chopra and Simon will lead participants on an in-depth exploration of healing that combines the healing arts of the East and the best in modern medicine. The Journey into Healing workshop includes:

  • The power of integrative preventive health care
  • The science of Ayurveda – India’s 5,000-year-old healing system
  • Primordial Sound Meditation
  • Food as medicine
  • The keys to emotional well-being
  • Holistic approaches to anxiety, depression, and emotional freedom
  • Stress management techniques
  • The wisdom of natural herbs and your inner pharmacy
  • Morning and evening yoga classes (for all levels)
  • Delicious ayurvedic meals culled from The Chopra Center Cookbook
  • And much more . . .

In addition to sessions with Deepak Chopra and David Simon, Journey into Healing features other renowned specialists in complementary and alternative medicine, including , Daniel Vicario, M.D., oncologist and co-founder of the San Diego Cancer Center; and ayurvedic physician Dr. Sunil Joshi.

Journey into Healing takes place this May 12–16 at the Westin Harbour Castle. Just a half-hour drive from Toronto’s international airport, the Westin Harbour offers first-class accommodations, a tranquil atmosphere, and a complete luxury spa. Guests at Journey into Healing will receive a special room discount.

For more information, call 888.736.6895 or click here.

About the Chopra Center

The Chopra Center for Wellbeing was founded by Deepak Chopra, M.D. and David Simon, M.D. in 1996. Located in Carlsbad, California, the Center offers a wide variety of programs, retreats, and teacher training programs that integrate the healing arts of the East with the best in modern Western medicine. The Chopra Center has helped millions of people around the world find peace of mind, physical balance, and emotional healing. The website is your starting point on the path to wellness.