ISSN 1538-1080

Day: September 2, 2005

IJHC September 2005 Poetry

From Robert Carroll, The Art of the Brain, Los Angeles, CA: Bombshelter Press 2004. 44 pp $8 (including S/H) POETRY AND HUMOR ARE HEALING Ric Masten NO SLAM DUNK

Read More »

Heart Failure – Preface

A medical student chronicles his struggles to maintain a healing presence To all the students who went to bed crying or woke up screaming. To all those who needed to leave their hearts at the door. I just graduated with honors from Tufts University School of Medicine, the class of 1999. I dont feel honorable,

Read More »

Complementary Gifts

I fell asleep while driving my car on the freeway for the second time in as many days after feeling quite ill for a number of weeks in March, 2000. My doctor thought I had been suffering from the flu, but my symptoms were becoming more and more severe, and I could barely get out

Read More »

IJHC Book Reviews September 2005

-Joseph M. Felser. The Way Back to Paradise: Restoring the Balance between Magic and Reason-Bruce H. Lipton. The Biology of Belief: Unleashing the Power of Consciousness, Matter and Miracles-C. Stephen Byrum, Ph.D. & Leland Kaiser, Ph.D. Spirit for Greatness: Spiritual Dimensions of Organizations and Their Leadership-Matthew Smith. The Soul Knows: A Path of Listening-Jeffrey Keen.

Read More »


Profound transformations through self-acceptance I call my work PhotoTherapy. PhotoTherapy combines black and white photography and journal writing as tools for changing womens negative self-image. I ask women to keep a journal when they decide to be photographed through six weeks afterward. Women start the photographing clothed and disrobe during the session. Everywhere we look,

Read More »

Reiki: Touch of the Spirit

Reiki is a healing art that hails back to Hinduism, Buddhism, and Shintoism, and was originally developed by Mikao Usui in Japan. This article presents the importance of its use for all people, regardless of their belief system, as a means of healing and involvement with other people. The author talks about her own experiences

Read More »

Balance Brings Better Intuition

Intuition is any leap of logic in thought or action. When we know something without knowing why we know it, thats intuition. When we find ourselves in the right place at the right time thats the result of our intuition, as well. Everyone is intuitive to some extent, but those who enhance their intuitive awareness

Read More »
Join the International Journal of Healing and Caring!
Read the latest in education, research and practice of wholistic healing (