http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs-view/224/all en Death is Not a Dirty Word - Let's Talk About It http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/center-mind-body-spirit-nature/death-not-dirty-word-lets-talk-about-it <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><div class="event-info"> <div class="crm-section event_summary-section"><em>The Center warmly welcomes you to join faculty member Brad Lichtenstein, ND, to drink tea, eat cake and talk about death.</em></div> <div class="crm-section event_summary-section"> </div> <div class="crm-section event_description-section summary"></div></div></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div></div></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 04:43:01 +0000 clee-engel 6260 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/center-mind-body-spirit-nature/death-not-dirty-word-lets-talk-about-it#comments CSSM Faculty Dr. Brad Lichtenstein: Breathe Into Your Life, TEDxSeattle http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/cssm-faculty-dr-brad-lichtenstein-breathe-your-life-tedxseattle <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><a href="http://www.bastyr.edu/people/alumni-faculty/brad-s-lichtenstein-nd-bcb">Dr. Brad Lichtenstein</a> has been an indispensable member of the CSSM faculty since its inception, and even before that has been one of the primary Health Psychology and Spirituality track instructors, and Bastyr University's Mind-Body Medicine faculty expert, for many years.</p></div></div></div> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 04:21:17 +0000 clee-engel 4722 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/cssm-faculty-dr-brad-lichtenstein-breathe-your-life-tedxseattle#comments The Poetry of Medicine http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/poetry-medicine <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>From the College of Medicine at the University of Illinois in Chicago, a lovely short piece on The Poetry of Medicine, by Paula Tatarunis, MD:</p> <blockquote><p>Poetry and medicine intersect in the domain of body and speech.</p> <p>The iambic lub-dub of the heartbeat, repeated five times, once for each finger of the hand, gives us the prototypic stanza of english verse, iambic pentameter</p></blockquote></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/poetry" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Poetry</a></div></div></div> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 19:17:02 +0000 clee-engel 4612 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/poetry-medicine#comments Welcome to Summer Quarter 2013 http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/welcome-summer-quarter-2013 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>We can consider internationally acclaimed poet and author <a href="http://www.davidwhyte.com/">David Whyte</a> a local treasure, as he and his family live a little less than an hour's drive plus a short and gorgeous ferry ride north of us here in Kenmore.</p> <p>Here is a poem of his that I've heard many people read out loud as the beginning of an event or gathering, and it's perfect too for the beginning of the quarter:</p></div></div></div> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 06:33:43 +0000 clee-engel 4593 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/welcome-summer-quarter-2013#comments Rabbi Ted Falcon lunch-time teaching and meditation, Monday 4/22 at noon http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/rabbi-ted-falcon-lunch-time-teaching-and-meditation-monday-422 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Beloved Seattle-area spiritual teacher, Rabbi Ted Falcon, will be on the Kenmore campus this Monday, 4/22/13, for a noontime brown bag talk on contemplative practices, and to lead a meditation session. We'll be in room 1062 from noon til 12:50 so bring your lunch and come join us!</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div></div></div> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 23:49:16 +0000 clee-engel 4089 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/rabbi-ted-falcon-lunch-time-teaching-and-meditation-monday-422#comments Course on Death & Dying this Spring http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/course-death-dying-spring <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The Center for Spirituality, Science &amp; Medicine is pleased to offer a new elective spring quarter with Dr. Lichtenstein on death and dying.  Death is a topic we tend to avoid in our culture until we're faced with the loss of a loved one or a patient.  Death can be a sacred and healing process for families if we are ready and willing.  Learn more and register soon for this elective.</p> <p>IS9516  Being with Dying: Conversations on Death</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/blog-tags/spirituality" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Spirituality</a></div></div></div> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 21:34:39 +0000 cbutler 3945 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/course-death-dying-spring#comments Michael Meade Discusses "Finding Genius In Your Life," April 25, 2012 http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/michael-meade-discusses-finding-genius-your-life-april-25-2012 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><em>“Genius is the basis for the deepest type of mentoring. When true learning occurs genius teaches genius and both the teacher and the student grow.”</em> – Author, mythologist, storyteller Michael Meade</p> <p>Please join us for an evening of stories and poems and discussion of the many ways that the genius in us keeps finding meaningful ways for us to change and to grow at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, 2012 in the <a href="http://www.bastyr.edu/public/event-hosting-weddings/bastyr-university-chapel">Bastyr University Chapel</a>.</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/upcoming-events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Upcoming Events</a></div></div></div> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 21:38:34 +0000 clee-engel 1840 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/michael-meade-discusses-finding-genius-your-life-april-25-2012#comments Frank, funny, and enlightening conversation on dying and death and living fully: Thursday, March 1 in the Chapel http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/frank-funny-and-enlightening-conversation-dying-and-death-and <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>(<strong>Please note change in the room:</strong> luckily for us, a recording was rescheduled, and so we will be able to be in the <a href="/public/event-hosting-weddings/bastyr-university-chapel">Chapel</a>)</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/spirituality" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Spirituality</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div></div></div> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 07:38:18 +0000 clee-engel 1638 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/frank-funny-and-enlightening-conversation-dying-and-death-and#comments Last 2 Acts of Death & Dying Series "going. Going! GONE?" Rescheduled for Feb. 16, March 1 http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/last-2-acts-death-dying-series-going-going-gone-rescheduled-feb-16 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The series "<a href="/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/going-going-gone-death-three-conversational-acts">going. Going! GONE?" Death in three (conversational) acts</a>" concludes with Act 2, called "Going!", from 7-8:30 p.m. February 16 in the <a href="/public/event-hosting-weddings/bastyr-university-chapel">Bastyr University Chapel</a> followed by Act 3, "Gone?", from 7-8:30 p.m. March 1 in the Bastyr University Auditorium.  Tickets are $12 and will be sold at the door 30 minutes before start time.</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/blog-tags/spirituality" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Spirituality</a></div><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/religion" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Religion</a></div></div></div> Mon, 09 Jan 2012 22:11:55 +0000 cbutler 1350 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/last-2-acts-death-dying-series-going-going-gone-rescheduled-feb-16#comments Last 2 Acts of "going. Going! GONE?" Postponed http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/last-2-acts-going-going-gone-postponed <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>We are disappointed to announce that the last two acts of the Center for Science, Spirituality and Medicine's "<a href="/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/going-going-gone-death-three-conversational-acts">going. Going! GONE?</a>" series are being postponed until winter quarter. Please check back in January for new dates for the events titled "Going!" and GONE?" Thank you for your interest.</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div></div></div> Thu, 27 Oct 2011 18:32:24 +0000 cbutler 1007 at http://www.bastyr.edu http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/last-2-acts-going-going-gone-postponed#comments going. Going! GONE?: Death in three (conversational) acts http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/going-going-gone-death-three-conversational-acts <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><strong>When:</strong> 7 p.m. October 20, November 3 and 17, 2011<img alt="artistic tree" src="/sites/default/files/images/blogs/CSSM/Tree.jpg" style="margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; float: right; width: 193px; height: 250px; " width="193" height="250" /><br /><strong>Where:</strong> Nalanda West, at 3902 Woodland Park Ave. N., Seattle, Washington</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/blog-tags/religion" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Religion</a></div><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/spirituality" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Spirituality</a></div></div></div> Fri, 23 Sep 2011 21:23:39 +0000 cbutler 972 at http://www.bastyr.edu The Physics and Biology of Consciousness http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/physics-and-biology-consciousness <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><img align="right" alt="woman meditating" src="/sites/default/files/images/blogs/san-diego/Human-Consciousness.jpg" style="width: 176px; height: 220px;" width="176" height="220" /><strong>When:</strong> 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, April 9-10, 2011.</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/blog-tags/science" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Science</a></div></div></div> Fri, 01 Apr 2011 23:23:00 +0000 cbutler 981 at http://www.bastyr.edu Conversations on Body, Mind, Spirit, Nature and Medicine http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/conversations-body-mind-spirit-nature-and-medicine <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>In January and February 2010, Bastyr University hosted a series of three conversations examining the intersections Body, Mind, Spirit, Nature and Medicine. The innovative series brought together Bastyr experts and leading local authorities on physical, mental and spiritual health to discuss how each focus area is vital to whole-person health and health care.</p> <p><strong>Videos (YouTube): </strong></p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/past-events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Past Events</a></div></div></div> Wed, 09 Feb 2011 18:23:00 +0000 cbutler 988 at http://www.bastyr.edu The Earthanima Project http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/earthanima-project <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><img align="right" alt="Earthanima Project" src="/sites/default/files/images/blogs/CSSM/earthanima-event.jpg" style="width: 250px; height: 125px;" width="250" height="125" />The Center for Spirituality, Science and Medicine presents "Earthanima" with kinesthetic poet and contemplative juggler Thomas Arthur. An Earthanima Project production, this event is an imagine-rich journey through the heart of nature designed to inspire an embodied and meaningful connection with the sources of our creativity.</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/blog-tags/nature" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Nature</a></div></div></div> Mon, 18 Oct 2010 21:09:00 +0000 cbutler 987 at http://www.bastyr.edu Integral Urban Mindfulness Retreat http://www.bastyr.edu/blogs/spirituality-health-courses/integral-urban-mindfulness-retreat <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><strong>When:</strong> Sept. 11, 12, 13, 15, 16 and 19, 2010<br /><strong>Where:</strong> Bastyr University</p></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-blog-tags field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/events" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Events</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/blog-tags/meditation" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Meditation</a></div><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog-tags/retreat" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel">Retreat</a></div></div></div> Thu, 05 Aug 2010 20:02:00 +0000 cbutler 989 at http://www.bastyr.edu