Content Tagged: Urban Zen Integrative Therapy Program

Zen at Kerckhoff Hall

Currently in session is the 3rd cycle of Urban Zen Integrative Therapy at UCLA‘s Kerckhoff Hall. This training is an introduction to the 5 modalities, guiding each trainee toward creating an embodied experience of the Urban Zen Integrative Therapies. Comprised of… Read more »

Donna Karan Visits the Farber Center

Last month, Donna Karan visited The Farber Center for Radiation Oncology, meeting the Farber team and patients, to see the integrative practice at work. Characteristically, Donna expressed interest in every aspect of the center including how patients find themselves at… Read more »

Amazing Grace: A UZIT Experience in Haiti

by Mae Sakharov My personal journey with the Urban Zen Integrative Therapist (UZIT) training began in 2008 when I read an article about the program in the New York Times. I was immediately drawn to the cross-disciplinary approach, focusing on… Read more »

UZIT Program 2011 – Closing Weekend

This weekend, the Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) Program closed with a palpable sense of thanksgiving and the knowing that “it might have been otherwise.” Students gathered together for a final opportunity to glean wisdom from the now-familiar faces of… Read more »

Jennifer Owens on Experiencing the UZIT Program

My Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) experience as a practitioner and patient, simultaneously, has led to deeper understanding of my body and its capabilities and the need for loving-kindness from within. Though short lived, my time as a UZIT student… Read more »

UZIT Reflections on Haiti

Keely Garfield recently returned from Haiti where she was working on behalf of the Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) program along with fellow UZIT Leadership Team members Stephen Kolbert, Peggy Peloquin, and Mae Sakharov. Here, we invite you to read… Read more »

Hope Lodge Connects with UZITs During Clinical Training

This weekend, our Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) students are in session tackling the clinical component of their training, an essential, hands-on part of the UZIT curriculum. It’s an opportune time for students to try out their newly acquired integrative… Read more »

Show Your Favorite Nurse You Care

Over the last few months we have been sharing details of our collaboration with the Johnson & Johnson Campaign For Nursing’s Future with you. We continue to be inspired and motivated by the campaign’s commitment to nurses and we are… Read more »