Building Resilience in Kids

August 29th, 2017|Categories: Daily Life|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

by Dr. Robert Brooks, FAIS Parents (and other caregivers) possessing the mindset to foster resilience in children, know about and appreciate the components of resilience so that their interactions with their children are guided by [...]

Military and Veteran Retreats: Part 2

August 29th, 2017|Categories: Combat Stress|Tags: , , , , , |

Combat Stress: August 2017  In this issue:  Military/Veteran and Family Retreats: An Overview of Veteran Immersive Community Reintegration Experiences Women Warriors: WVSJ Network Retreats GratitudeAmerica: Healing Connections and Rebuilding Communities One Retreat at a Time [...]

Finding Peace in the “Stress is Normal” Age

August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Daily Life|Tags: , , , , , |

 by AIS Fellow Cynthia Ackrill, MD Finding peace in today’s fast-paced world is vital to our health and well-being. As I read the article, Losing Weight in the Anti-Diet Age, in the New York Times, I [...]

Body Electric Documentary Now Available

August 21st, 2017|Categories: Daily Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

The American Institute of Stress is an executive producer of Body Electric: Electroceuticals and the Future of Medicine, a documentary film aimed to revolutionize the way we think about health and the human body. This [...]

Why We Need to Stop Hacking and Start Healing

July 25th, 2017|Categories: Daily Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

3 Shifts to Recharge Your Brain and Your Life. by AIS Executive Director Dr. Heidi Hanna In the movie Limitless, we see the ramifications of the brain supposedly optimized to its greatest potential. Bradley Cooper’s character, [...]