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Women. Meditation. Stress. - NYC Conference Highlights

David Lynch Foundation Women's Initiative    Translate This Article
20 October 2013

On Tuesday, October 8, at the Paley Center for Media in New York City, a standing-room-only crowd of 350 professionals gathered to hear ten women leaders in business, media, education and social services discuss the impact of their Transcendental Meditation practice for reducing stress and stress-related disorders while improving health, creativity, and performance.

The conference also highlighted the work of the David Lynch Foundation Women's Initiative in bringing relief to victims of domestic violence and assault.

''Funds raised from the conference are being used to provide the TM technique to hundreds of women and girls served by the Family Justice Centers in New York City,'' said Britten Chroman, Director of the David Lynch Foundation's Women's Initiative.

Watch highlights from the ''Women. Meditation. Stress.'' conference:

Global Good News will feature more comments from conference panelists, including:
∙ Candy Crowley, Host of CNN's State of the Union with Candy Crowley
∙ Lena Dunham, Emmy award-winning filmmaker and actress
∙ Rehana Farrell, CAO at Guggenheim Partners
∙ Yolanda B. Jimenez, Commissioner of the NYC Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence
∙ Carol Kurzig, President of the Avon Foundation for Women
∙ Pamela Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, Chief Medical Correspondent for Discovery Health TV
∙ Lesley Seymour, Editor-in-Chief, More magazine

Related posts:

1. Women, Violence and Meditation: Transcending Traumatic Stress
2. CNN's Soledad O'Brien on Healing and Empowering Women Through TM
3. TM Helps Women Vets Overcome the Stress of Military Life
4. Helping Veterans and Their Families Overcome Post-Traumatic Stress
5. Transcendental Meditation Helps Police with Post Traumatic Stress - PTSD

SOURCE: Transcendental Meditation Blog

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