Lake Lanier, Georgia –– May 8, 2008 — This June 19–22, the Journey into Healing workshop is coming to Lake Lanier, Georgia, where world-renowned physicians, authors, and Chopra Center co-founders, Deepak Chopra and David Simon, and a team of guest experts will lead an in-depth exploration of mind-body medicine. Special topics include holistic cancer care, natural cures, pain management, and overcoming addictions.
Offered only a few times each year, Journey into Healing is an intensive four-day workshop where participants will learn how to restore health and balance while letting go of stress and emotional turmoil.
“The world and its demands upon us are only going to become more intense,” said Dr. Simon. “To survive and thrive in this environment, we need to cultivate flexibility, balance, and insight. This June at Journey into Healing, we’ll share a powerful approach to health and well-being that draws from both the wisdom of the ancient healing traditions and the latest scientific medical discoveries.”
At Journey into Healing, guests will meditate, dine on delicious Ayurvedic lunches prepared from The Chopra Center Cookbook, and learn easy, effective tools for integrating the tools of mind-body healing into their daily lives. The workshop includes:
• Primordial Sound Meditation instruction
• The science of Ayurveda and mind-body integration
• The wisdom of natural herbs and the body’s inner pharmacy
• Morning and evening yoga classes (for all levels)
• Holistic techniques for releasing stress and anxiety
• A personal daily routine for calm, renewal, and balance
In addition to sessions with Deepak Chopra and David Simon, Journey into Healing at Lake Lanier features special guest speakers, including renowned holistic oncologist Daniel Vicario, M.D.; and neonatology specialist Jamieson Jones, M.D.
Journey into Healing takes place this June 19–22 at the Emerald Pointe Resort on the waterfront of Lake Lanier, nestled in Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains.
Only 45 minutes from northeast Atlanta, Emerald Pointe offers first-class accommodations, a tranquil atmosphere, and a complete luxury spa. Guests at Journey into Healing will receive a special room discount.
Journey into Healing is an accredited course offering CME credits for physicians, and CEUs for nurses and other practitioners.
For more information, please call 888.736.6895 or visit www.chopra.com/journey.
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 www.chopra.com is your starting point on the path to wellness.