James S. Gordon, MD, a Harvard-educated psychiatrist, and a pioneer of mind-body medicine and integrative medicine, is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Center for Mind-Body Medicine. He is a clinical professor at Georgetown Medical School and was chair of the White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy (under Presidents Clinton and G.W. Bush). He is the author, most recently, of Transforming Trauma: The Path to Hope and Healing.

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Transforming Trauma: The Path to Hope and Healing

Transforming Trauma represents the culmination of Dr. Gordon’s fifty years as a practitioner, teacher, and advocate of integrative approaches to overcoming psychological trauma and stress.

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The Center for Mind-Body Medicine

Dr. Gordon is the Founder and CEO of The Center for Mind-Body Medicine (CMBM). In the 28 years since CMBM's founding, the organization has become a worldwide leader in helping communities around the world develop the tools they need to heal population-wide trauma and build resilience.

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Dr. Gordon featured on 60 Minutes


Dr. Gordon and CMBM's work has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, and Forbes Magazine, as well as on CBS 60 Minutes, the NBC Nightly News, and MSNBC.

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Dr. Gordon and CMBM host a variety of events, trainings and workshops both nationally and internationally. View upcoming engagements and see where we have been.

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Get in touch with Dr. Gordon and his team.

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