A Pioneering Neuroscientist’s Essential Secrets for a Life of Greater Happiness and Freedom
When he was a troubled 12-year-old boy, Jim Doty entered a magic shop looking for an entertaining illusion. Instead, he met an extraordinary woman named Ruth who taught him real magicnot illusions, but timeless wisdom for creating a life of connection and purpose. With Lessons from the Magic Shop, Dr. Doty now presents his first audio training program on the life-changing practices he learned in that fateful encounterpractices he has refined and deepened through personal experience, his years as a neurosurgeon, and his research into the power of altruism, empathy, and compassion.
Practices for Retraining Your Brain and Opening Your Heart
In this six-session audio workshop, Dr. Doty shares the four "magic tricks" he was taught for freeing yourself from anxiety and fear to become who you wish to be. You’ll learn simple and effective ways to relax your body to release stress, train your mind to quiet negative self-talk, open your heart to kindness and connection, and clarify your intention for manifesting your desired goals. As you practice, you will transform both your mind and bodyawakening the virtues such as dignity, gratitude, and love that Dr. Doty describes as the "Alphabet of the Heart."
"We each possess an extraordinary power to realize our greatest potential and live the life we want," teaches Dr. Doty. With Lessons from the Magic Shop, he peels back the curtain to reveal the secrets for connecting your mind and heart, healing your past, and opening to a life of fulfillment, contentment, and happiness.
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About the Author
MD James R. Doty
JAMES R. DOTY, MD, is the author the New York Times bestseller Into the Magic Shop and a contributing writer for HuffPost. At Stanford University, Dr. Doty is a professor in the Department of Neurosurgery and the director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE), of which His Holiness the Dalai Lama is the founding benefactor. He is on the Board of Directors of a number of non-profit foundations including the Charter for Compassion, of which he is the former vice-chair. He is the former chairman of the Dalai Lama Foundation. He is also on the International Advisory Board of the Council for the Parliament of the World’s Religions.
Dr. Doty is an inventor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who supports a number of charitable organizations including Children as the Peacemakers, Global Healing, The Pachamama Alliance and Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley. These charities support a variety of programs throughout the world including those for HIV/AIDS support, blood banks, medical care in third-world countries, and peace initiatives. Additionally, he has endowed chairs at major universities including Stanford University and his alma mater, Tulane University.
For more, visit intothemagicshop.com.