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By Richard Hammerschlag, PhD
Tags:
  • Biofield,
  • Biophoton

On Biofield Physiology and Biophotons (Podcast)

In this podcast on Quantum Yoga, Richard Hammerschlag, CHI Director of Research, gives us a brief intro to his ‘journey’ and an overview of the emerging biofield perspective.

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By Kristin Neff
Tags:
  • Buddhism,
  • Self-Compassion

The Space Between Self-Esteem and Self Compassion

In this excellent TEDx talk, Dr. Kristin Neff, an associate professor of Human Development and Culture at the University of Texas, shares her research on self-compassion, a topic that is a central construct in Buddhist psychology.      

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By Kristin D. Neff
Tags:
  • Self-Compassion

Does Self-Compassion Translate into Empathy for Others?

Does feeling compassion for oneself actually translate into having greater concern for others? Neff and colleagues examined the relationship of self-compassion with altruism, forgiveness, and empathy in several populations, including community adults and meditators. Read about the study and the results here.

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By CHI Community
Tags:
  • Creativity

2nd Annual Conference on Creativity & the Arts in Healing

2nd Annual Conference on Creativity & the Arts in Healing Sponsored by UCLArts & Healing in partnership with Expressive Therapies Summit Learn arts-based tools for facilitating communication, building connection, promoting positive emotions, fostering engagement, enhancing mindfulness, reducing stress, and managing the impact of trauma. Choose from 140+ experiential workshops delivered by leading national experts in art, dance/movement, drama, drumming, […]

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By Neil Theise, PhD
Tags:
  • Biology,
  • Research

Structure and Distribution of an Unrecognized Interstitium in Human Tissues

In this new groundbreaking study, Dr. Neil Theise, CHI Scientific Advisor, discovers the true nature of the interstitium, which has been described as the “third space” after cardiovascular system and lymphatics or merely a space between cells where extracellular fluid collects. By using a new microscopic technique, Dr. Theise and his team was able to […]

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By CHI Community
Tags:
  • Artificial Intelligence,
  • Consciousness,
  • Technology

Humanizing Artificial Intelligence – Professor Hiroshi Ishiguro creating Erica

Created by Hiroshi Ishiguro in an attempt to understand humans, Erica is the most advanced humanoid as of date. Enjoy this video below as the lines are becoming blurred between humans and robots as we attempt to replicate nature. Some questions to ponder: Can we create algorithms that completely describe hearing a piece of music […]

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By Shamini Jain, PhD
Tags:
  • Biofield,
  • Healing,
  • Psychoneuroimmunology

Biofield Science and Healing by Dr. Shamini Jain (Sages and Scientists 2016)

How does consciousness catalyze the healing process? In this talk, given at the Chopra Foundation’s Sages and Scientists 2016 conference, Dr. Shamini Jain (Assistant Professor UCSD; Founding Director, Consciousness and Healing Initiative) describes her published research with healing in cancer survivors, and explains why forwarding the research field of biofield science (despite its controversies) will empower us to better heal ourselves and each other.

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Biofield Science Special Issue

Become a CHI subscriber (it's free!) and get complimentary access to this groundbreaking peer-review journal published by Global Advances in Health and Medicine on Biofield Science and Healing.

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Dynamic Infographic On Biofield Therapies

This dynamic infographic allows you to interact with the data from a recent systematic review of human randomized controlled trials reporting use of only nonphysical contact treatment.

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