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Mission Reconnect
What if veterans of military service in Iraq and Afghanistan and their intimate partners could help each other heal from separation and trauma by deepening their capacity for compassion, relaxation, and mutual support? (Funded by the National Institute of Mental Health) Click for details.

Complementary Therapies in Palliative Care
What if health professionals working in palliative and end-of-life care could confidently make evidence-informed recommendations on use of
complementary and alternative therapies that reduce suffering and improve quality of life? (Funded by the National Cancer Institute) Click for details.

The Touch, Caring and Cancer Program
What if care partners could easily provide comfort to cancer patients that reduced their symptoms, made caregiving more satisfying, and improved the quality of their relationship? (Funded by the National Cancer Institute) Click for details.

The Fibromyalgia Wellness Project
What if FM sufferers could easily discover simple modifications in their patterns of daily living that markedly reduced their symptoms? (Funded by the National Institute for Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases) Click for details.

The Elder Healer Project
What if the elders among us held untapped healing abilities that could be discovered and developed to the benefit of us all – at the same time making their own lives more meaningful and fulfilling? (Funded by the National Institute on Aging) Click for details.

Complementary Therapies in Community Mental Health
What if simple touch and energy therapies have psychotherapeutic effects, and could magnify the effectiveness of traditional mental health services? (Counseling Services, Inc.) Click for details.

Mindfulness Meditation and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
What if regular practice of mindfulness meditation could improve the long-term course of CFS? (Funded by the Stupski Foundation) Click for details.

Transformational Breath Work in Medical Illness
What if a simple practice of breathing with evocative music and guided imagery could stimulate immune functioning in people with cancer and other illnesses? (Funded by the Strom Family Foundation) Click for details.