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Divine Therapy and Addiction AA and Centering Prayer

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Price: $29.95

Publisher: Lantern Books:

Seller ID: 1735

ISBN: 1590561155

In this major new work, Father Thomas Keating reflects on the wisdom and legacy of the Alcoholics Anonymous Twelve-Step Method and its connections to, and similarities with, the Christian mystical traditions of Centering Prayer and lectio divina. In conversation with a long time attendee of AA meetings, Father Thomas talks insightfully about surrendering to one’s Higher Power and the journey that must be undertaken for the healing of the soul to begin. Thomas Keating, founder of the Centering Prayer movement, is an author, teacher, and monk who has worked for many years to foste... View more info

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Hearts and Minds Reclaiming the Soul of Science and Medicine


Price: $58.00

Publisher: Lindisfarne Books:

Seller ID: 15801

ISBN: 1584209194

“Hearts and Minds champions novel research revealing the importance of consciousness in the elaboration of health and illness. It also exposes pernicious resistance to these findings from conventional science and medicine—and offers solutions. No medical approach can be complete if it does not incorporate these vital trends. Highly recommended!” —Larry Dossey, MD, author of One Mind “A rollicking ride through the philosophical and conceptual quandaries that quantum mechanics has brought to modern science...fresh, conversational, and peppered with penetrat... View more info

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Food Full Of Life Nourishing Body Soul and Spirit


Price: $25.00

Publisher: Floris Books:

Seller ID: 12316

ISBN: 086315915X

Is organic and biodynamic food worth the higher price consumers often pay? Which aspects of us are nourished by the food we eat? How can different methods of growing and cooking food best preserve the life energies in our food? In recent years there has been a growing awareness of the quality of the food we eat, allied to a mistrust of many aspects of large-scale 'agri-industry'. In response to these concerns, many consumers turned towards buying organic or biodynamic produce. Our current financial climate makes those buying decisions difficult for many people. Organic food is often ... View more info

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Healing Madonnas Exploring the Sequence of Madonna Images Created by Rudolf Steiner and Felix Peipers for Use in Therapy and Meditation


Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lindisfarne Press:

Seller ID: 14469

ISBN: 1584209895

This book explores a little-known example of Rudolf Steiner’s efforts to bring into being, in a practical and future-oriented way, a contemporary embodiment of the wisdom that once lived in the ancient Mysteries - in this instance a sequence of fifteen images of the Madonna, intended originally for contemplation under supervision in a clinical setting as a new form of therapy for those suffering from wounds of the soul. The idea first arose in 1908 in a conversation with Dr. Felix Peipers after a lecture in which Steiner, addressing the subterranean spiritual links connecting an... View more info

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Portrait of Camphill From Founding Seed to Worldwide Movement


Price: $48.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Seller ID: 986

ISBN: 0863157416

200 colour photographs The Camphill Movement is a worldwide network of homes and villages for children and adults with special needs. Inspired by the vision of its founder, Karl Konig, and a group of close associates, the growth of the Camphill Movement is the story of an idea about community: community as the basis for special needs education, therapy and living. The world in which Camphill was born is a world that hardly exists today. In 1940, during the ravages of a brutal and devastating war, with the greatest resistance and under the most challenging of circumstances, Camphill was l... View more info

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Bach Flower Remedies Form and Function


Price: $36.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2004

Seller ID: 1591

ISBN: 1584200243

illustrated In the 1920s, the physician and homeopath Dr Edward Bach made his great discovery of the healing effects of various flower essences, which resulted in thirty-eight 'flower remedies'. Bach described them as 'bringing courage to the fearful, peace to the anguished, and strength to the weak', but the therapeutic effects of the remedies go beyond emotional states. They are equally effective in the treatment of physical disorders. Julian Barnard describes how Bach made his discoveries. He examines the living qualities of the plants in their context, and looks at how the remedies ... View more info

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Healing Sounds Fundamentals of Chirophonetics


Price: $64.00

Publisher: Rudolf Steiner College Press:

Seller ID: 11571

ISBN: 0945803249

Speech is more than a means of communication. Each sound of the spoken language has a life of its own, with qualities and properties of remarkable potential. Through his years of research and treatment of commuication disorders in both children and adults, coupled with in-depth studies of philology and Anthroposophy, Dr. Alfred Baur has gained a deep understanding into the creative power of the spoken word in all its manifestations. Healing Sounds: Fundamentals of Chirophonetics is a valuable resource book for therapists, teachers, and for anyone who wishes to understand the... View more info

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Home Nursing for Carers


Price: $25.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2006

Seller ID: 815

ISBN: 0863155413

42 b/w illustrations Caring for a sick child or relative at home can be a daunting task, especially if longer-term care is involved. Advice on the best remedies and how to structure your care can be invaluable. This book covers all aspects of general home nursing, including the arrangement of the patient's room, meals, taking a temperature, and washing the patient. It also details numerous holistic treatments including herbal and plant remedies, baths, foot-baths, compresses and poultices. There are specific sections on pregnancy, birth, sleep, nursing the terminally ill and death. This ... View more info

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Counselor ... as if Soul and Spirit Matter Inspirations from Anthroposophy


Price: $59.99

Publisher: SteinerBooks:

Seller ID: 13707

ISBN: 1621481271

NEW! "In an anthroposophic approach to counseling and psychotherapy, we integrate the whole paradigm of spiritual science into the contemporary forms of psychology, thereby re-formulating a psychology inclusive of body, soul, and spirit." —Dr. William Bento, Executive Director of Anthroposophic Psychology Associates of North America (APANA) The art of counseling is practiced in many settings. An uncle counsels a troubled niece. A licensed professional clinical counselor (LPCC) works in a treatment center for drug addicts. A counselor can also be everything in betwe... View more info

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Lifting the Veil of Mental Illness An Approach to Anthroposophical Psychology


Price: $37.00

Publisher: United States, Anthroposophic Press Inc: 2004

Seller ID: 1144

ISBN: 0880105305

Illustrations, port. Mental illnesses are too often seen only in abstract terms. In keeping with this, mainstream psychology, which seldom acknowledges the psyche or soul, relies increasingly on pharmaceutical treatment. In his unique approach to anthroposophical psychology, or "psychosophy," William Bento views imbalances of the human soul in an experiential and human way. Basing his views on the work of Rudolf Steiner, Bento looks not only at the human body, soul, and spirit, but also at the way the whole environment of physical phenomena, life forces, and spirit beings affects... View more info

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Warmth: Living Element and Healing Substance


Price: $38.00

Publisher: Mercury Press:

Seller ID: 15167

The almost hidden but always present element of warmth is our steady companion. As therapist we observe it carefully, because all life processes depend on it. The essence of the mysterious element, which belongs by its nature to our wellbeing, has been newly revealed by the spiritual science of Rudolf Steiner. Possibilities to comprehend warmth as a medium of life are reviewed in this booklet. This could lead to a mere compilation of details, would we not keep in mind Rudolf Steiner’s words “We ourselves are the beings of warmth!” -From the Preface, Bertram von Zabern View more info

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Background to Anthroposophical Therapeutic Speech


Price: $60.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: Speech2012

Seller ID: 12114

ISBN: 0863158765

4 b/w illustrations Rudolf and Marie Steiner developed speech exercises in the early 1920s. This book is a comprehensive overview of the pioneering time of anthroposophical speech therapy, as well as descriptions of specific exercises and background essays on creative speech. For the first time, Rudolf Steiner's therapeutic speech exercises are published all together, with a commentary (one of the exercises has never been published before). The book includes a biography of Martha Hemsoth, the first speech therapist at the Clinical Therapeutic Institute in Arlesheim (later the Ita Wegman ... View more info

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Introduction to Anthroposophical Medicine Extending the Art of Healing


Price: $30.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Rudolf Steiner Press: 2004

Seller ID: 10115

ISBN: 1855841770

Victor Bott, a medical doctor, offers a comprehensive overview of this remarkable system of medicine. He presents a new approach to understanding various types of diseases, including a discussion on the stages of human development; the roles of organs such as the lungs, liver, kidneys, and heart; specific diseases; and indications about why people become ill. He also discusses the increasing prevalence of cancer and specific phenomena such as the menstrual cycle. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10115] View more info

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Dancing with Dementia


Price: $29.95

Publisher: Jessica KIngsley Publishers:

Seller ID: 12838

ISBN: 184310332X

Christine Bden was a top civil servant and single mother of three children when she was diagnosed with dementia at the age of 46. Since then she has gone on to challenge almost every stereotype of people with dementia by campaigning for self-advocacy, writing articles and speaking at national conferences. This book is a vivid account of the author's experiences of living with dementia, exploring the effects of memory problems, loss of independence, difficulties in communication and the exhaustion of coping with simple tasks. She describes how, with the support of her husband Paul, she... View more info

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Waldorf School Book of Soups


Price: $28.90

Seller ID: 14686

Whether as a quick snack, part of a full-course dinner, or as the whole meal, there is nothing quite like a good bowl of soup. These recipes reflect the care and awareness that goes into providing proper nutrition for children and adults alike, while never ignoring the palate. Many Waldorf schoolteachers, staff, parents, alumni, and friends of the Waldorf school movement have contributed their favorite recipes to make up this collection. You will find everything from stocks and broths to selections of vegetable, bean, cream, tomato, seafood, chicken, beef, and dessert soups ... and, of course,... View more info

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Anthroposophical Care for the Elderly


Price: $50.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Seller ID: 846

ISBN: 0863156533

Anthroposophical medicine recognizes the individuality of each human being. This philosophy is central to care for the elderly where it is important to see beyond the outer ageing body, and to ensure dignity for all. This book describes particular approaches for professional nurses and carers, as well as offering practical care plans. While care cannot itself heal, it can provide the basis for the healing process to work. This book will help those who work with the elderly with invaluable guidance and advice. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 846] View more info

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Cancer Recovery Guide 15 Alternative and Complementary Strategies for Restoring Health


Price: $28.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Clairview Books: 2008

Seller ID: 11179

ISBN: 1905570392

In Europe and the USA we have a 40-50 percent chance of getting cancer at some time in our lives. So what do you do if you are diagnosed with the disease? The harshness of orthodox treatments (surgery, radiation and chemotherapy) are well-known. Their use is widespread, but their results are not impressive. Faced with these options, informed patients are increasingly seeking out alternative or complementary strategies to take control of their own healing. This book provides an overview of them. Jonathan Chamberlain watched his wife suffer and eventually die - both from her cancer and from the ... View more info

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Beauty without the Beasts: A Guide to Cruelty-Free Personal Care


Price: $24.95

Publisher: Steiner Books:

Seller ID: 2232

ISBN: 1930051603

Consumers today are growing increasingly animal-conscious. In recent polls, sixty percent of women said they preferred products that were not tested on animals, while seventy-two percent of Americans said they preferred synthetic fur instead of animal fur. Yet, caring, compassionate people still wonder how they can look and feel great without wearing or consuming animal products. Heather Chase has the answer. In her groundbreaking book, Chase provides information and tools to help consumers choose animal-friendly skin care products, apparel, food, entertainment, and more. Beauty witho... View more info

Treating Depression Naturally: How Flower Essences Can Help Rebalance Your Life


Price: $33.00

Seller ID: 14929

ISBN: 1782504273

Feelings of depression are as unique as you are. Whether you find yourself overcome by the strain of day-to-day life, experience extreme anxiety or are dealing with a loss or other traumatic life change, flower essences can effectively help you to manage and overcome depressive thoughts. Readily found in pharmacies, health-food shops and online, as part of a considered treatment programme, flower essences help to restore balance between mind, body and spirit by tackling the emotional and mental blockages that often lie at the root of illness. First popularised as a holistic... View more info

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Foodwise Understanding what we eat and how it affects us. The Story of Human Nutrition


Price: $55.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Clairview Books: 2009

Seller ID: 11200

ISBN: 1905570236

halftones Wendy Cook's fascination with nutrition began during her war-time childhood. In the midst of deprivation and food-rationing, the rich abundance of her mother's organic garden made a profound impression. In her twenties, married to Peter Cook, she discovered the artistic and magical effects that food could have in creating a convivial atmosphere. During this period she cooked for many well-known names, including John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Dudley Moore, Peter Ustinov and Alan Bennett. But it was only later, through her daughter falling ill, that she came to study and understand... View more info