Lissa Rankin, M.D. is a physician and New York Times Bestselling Author whose research has led her to discover that our bodies have natural self-repair mechanisms that can be activated or disabled based on our thoughts, beliefs, and feelings. This is not a discovery unique to her research, as the epigenetic movement and the noetic sciences, have been driving and coordinatng research in this area for a number of years.
Dr. Rankin is clearly on a mission, as we are, to heal our broken health care system, help patients play a more active role in healing themselves, and encourage the health care industry to embrace and facilitate, rather than resist, or worse still ignore the body’s self-healing capacities.
Lissa has written 3 books that relate to this topic and speaks around the world on a range of mind-body matters. She also paints professionally and founded the Whole Health Medicine Institute, which offers training for health care providers. In addition she leads a mentoring program for visionaries and leaders and teaches online programmes, such as “Find Your Calling” with Dr. Martha Beck and Amy Ahlers.
The last 8 minutes of this talk, in particular, clearly illustrate why the Story of Health needs to be the cornerstone of any healing and recovery programme. We cannot find sustainable solutions if we don’t address the whole…