What is Heart Based Medicine?

There’s never been a better time to revise our understanding of health and our role as caregivers.

Heart Based Medicine is an international non-profit Foundation that connects and encourages healthcare practitioners to take care of themselves so they can thrive under pressure. We share health-promoting tools, practices, stories and resources within an active practicing community.

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Our Team

Jan Bonhoeffer, MD

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Andrea Gardner

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Alicia Ortiz

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Stephan Laur

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Heike Becker

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Ian Stevens

Advisors

Dr Rozman’s deep understanding of the role of the heart in healing is evident in her work as a behavioral psychologist, educator and President and CEO of HeartMath Inc. HeartMath uses scientific methods to measure heart rhythm coherence, improving health and wellbeing.

Dr Deborah Rozman

Daniel’s passion for facilitating a radically higher quality of life on this planet infuses his belief in the importance of Heart Based Medicine within a mature civilization. His role as co-founder at the Neurohacker Collective enables him to develop processes and technology for advancing medicine and human potential.

Daniel Schmachtenberger

As the author of one of the most trusted and influential books about relationships of all time, John Gray is well-placed to share his practical insights to improve the quality of connection with our loved ones. He addresses burnout within the medical profession and how to avoid it.

John Gray

Dr Hunter Doherty ‘Patch’ Adams is an American physician, comedian, social activist, clown and author. He has dedicated his life to being an instrument for peace, justice and care and creating a hospital which will address all the issues of healthcare delivery in a single model.

Dr Patch Adams

Arjuna Ardagh is a bestselling author, speaker and executive coach who has trained more than 2000 coaches over the last 25 years. His latest book ‘Radical Brilliance’ explores the anatomy of how and why people have original ideas that change the world.

Arjuna Ardagh

Dr Elbers is a practicing paediatric neurologist and former Associate Professor at Stanford University. Her pioneering work with trauma and adverse childhood experiences led her to develop a trauma focused HeartMath certification program for clients worldwide.

Dr Jorina Elbers

When she’s not serving as a Cardiologist and Associate Professor of Medicine at Oakland University’s William Beaumont School of Medicine, Dr Chinnaiyan is authoring prize-winning books. Her healing approach combines an expertise in cardiology with time-honored Eastern teachings.

Dr Kavitha Chinnaiyan

The ancient Chinese practice of QiGong draws upon 7,000 years of wisdom to create physical, emotional and spiritual healing. Master Chunyi Lin’s work awakens the intelligent chi within which has resulted in complete recovery for himself and many of his patients.

Master Chunyi Lin

As an integrally oriented clinical psychologist, Bence Ganti is no stranger to developmental stages and personal dynamics. His work helps people integrate their hearts and minds. Bence and his wife Eszter have introduced Heart Based Medicine to Hungary.

Bence Ganti MA