In this session, Naparstek will present an overview of the benefits of guided imagery, offering key research findings to demonstrate the stunning range of its power and efficacy. She also will offer the comparative pros and cons of mind-body interventions, from simple relaxation to mindfulness meditation to energetic biofield work and everything in between. Clinicians and program directors will be especially interested in her practical tips for maximum positive impact in using the technique. Additionally, Naparstek will demonstrate one brief and one in-depth sample of this deceptively gentle yet surprisingly powerful technique for catalyzing healing, growth, learning and change.
- Participants will be able to identify 5 benefits of guided imagery.
- Participants will be able to discuss 3 randomized clinical trials demonstrating the efficacy of guided imagery.
- Participants will be able to compare the pros and cons of 5 different mind-body methods.
- Participants will be able to identify 3 ways guided imagery can be used programmatically.