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Brad S. Lichtenstein, ND, BCB

Campus: 
Washington
School of Naturopathic Medicine

Current Roles

  • Core faculty member, School of Naturopathic Medicine
  • Chair of Homeopathy Department,  School of Naturopathic Medicine
  • Clinical supervisor for biofeedback shifts at Bastyr Center for Natural Health

Education

  • BA in communication disorders and psychology from University of Pittsburgh in 1989
  • ND from Bastyr University in 1995
  • Board Certified in Biofeedback

Past Experience

Dr. Lichtenstein's work examines psycho-emotional-spiritual health in the midst of living with a chronic, life-challenging illness. He has been involved in HIV care for 15 years. For three years, Dr. Lichtenstein was involved in research on the impact of meditation on end-of-life care, including guiding hospice patients in biweekly guided meditation sessions.

Classes Taught

Undergraduate:

  • Psychology and the Soul
  • Myth, Ritual and Healing
  • Science and Spirituality
  • Healing: Self, Society and World

Graduate:

  • Mindbody Techniques for Stress Reduction
  • Counseling and Chronic Pain and Terminal Illness
  • Naturopathic Counseling 3
  • Psychoneuroimmunology
  • Naturopathic Medicine in Historical Context
  • Fundamentals of Naturopathic Clinical Theory
  • Naturopathic Medicine in Historical Context
  • Various homeopathy courses

Interests

Dr. Lichtenstein's main passions are homeopathy and psychoneuroimmunology (mind-body medicine). He has studied and trained in biofeedback, breathwork, meditation, yoga therapy, and energetic bodywork (craniosacral, orthobionomy, Thai yoga therapy and reflexology).

Philosophy

Dr. Lichtenstein believes that education, like medicine, is an art. He views education as a co-creation in which everyone is a student on a journey of self-discovery. He believes this process pertains to that territory we call the "self" and our relationship with  others and the world. It is Dr. Lichtenstein's deepest wish to facilitate a safe, respectful and supported environment where everyone feels invited to participate in active, playful and joyful discussion, learning and self-reflection.

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