Cover image for lecture: Healthy Brain, Healthy Body, Healthy Bowel: the Key to Healing?

Lecture Overview

While the mechanics of mind-body links are still being unravelled, your brain, and consequently, your thoughts and emotions, do play a role in how we experience physical pain. Optimal healing is hindered if the body is in a state of stress, pain, or anxiety. This session provides a light-hearted exploration at the phenomenon of the mind-body relationship.

Educators

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Ros Ben-Moshe

Ros Ben-Moshe is director of LaughLife Wellbeing Programs, a leading provider of wellbeing, mindfulness, and laughter wellness programs. LaughLife delivers programs for a diverse range of clients, including hospitals. Ros holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Promotion, and a Masters of Public Health. She has also held a teaching and research position at La Trobe University and was a subject coordinator and tutor in the School of Public Health and Human Biosciences. Ros has conducted research on laughter in a dialysis unit and run pilot studies investigating the health benefits of laughter wellness activities in aged care facilities. She is the author of the book: <em> Laughing at Cancer – How to Heal with Love, Laughter and Mindfulness. </em>

Reviews

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22 Total Rating(s)

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Nicholas Stewart Cleave
12 Feb 2019

Stimulating presenter, excellent.

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Sue Alsop
07 Feb 2019

A good learning activity.

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Lauren Scardino
06 Feb 2019

The point of view it gives you is very positive and should be practiced in and out of the workplace.

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Wayne Barr
04 Feb 2019

Yes no commercial bias present

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Jessica Blackmore
01 Feb 2019

Loved this, so important

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Sonja Odette Benn
31 Jan 2019

Interesting

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Vicki Talbot
30 Jan 2019

This was a very good lecture really enjoyed the theory behind it and it will help better peoples lives

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Charmane young
29 Jan 2019

I enjoyed this short presentation and will find it very useful in daily circumstances.

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Jennifer Francis
27 Jan 2019

Sound sinc was out,

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Margaret Wubbels
25 Jan 2019

I enjoyed this presentation as it backs up my thoughts on a holistic approach to healthcare.