Understanding and tapping into the mind body connection has been part of the belief and healing systems of indigenous peoples for thousands of years.
Despite some modern philosophies, conventional medical philosophy, and religious teachings that emphasize separation of mind and body, people seem to have an innate knowledge of their mind body spirit connection.
You have probably heard or used expressions like these, "He has a broken spirit" or "I knew it in my gut" or "I feel it in my soul." If your hair ever stood on end when you felt afraid, or felt love in your heart area, you've experienced the body and brain connection. It is instantaneous and is part of us.
Likewise, if you ever experienced a spontaneous healing, or realized your worse fears, you have also seen the mind body connection at work.
Understanding how mind body and spirit are intertwined is an important part of learning how to tap into that relationship for your besnefit. When you can see how your limiting beliefs and programming interfere with your health and happiness, you can change them. When you realize how a past emotional trauma is linked to present day illness, and you release the energy of it, your cells may renew.
Although it may sound simplistic in the saying of it, a healthy mind body spirit really are one.
The beauty of working with the mindbody connection is not only in its ability to help you improve your health, but to achieve more of what you want in your life.
If you are a Law of Attraction fan, you know that unless the energy of your mind, body and soul are really, truly aligned with your purpose, you can affirm all you want, but what you are actually magnetizing energetically will win every time.
Even though you only have one brain, you have three levels of mind. You have a conscious and an unconscious mind. Level three is disputed. Some experts claim you have a superconscious mind. Others attribute those powers to the subconscious.
In this section, you will explore these three levels of mind, brain wave frequencies, and a tool for helping you access the wisdom of your mind body connection.
Mind Powers: Levels of Consciousness explores levels of consciousness in the brain, body and the universal energy field.
The Superconscious Mind - an introduction to beliefs about the two levels of the superconscious mind and its mind body spirit connection.
Conscious Mind Power - the functions of the conscious mind and how to use it in conjunction with other levels of mind to achieve your health and life goals.
Brain Wave Frequency and Mind Powers - discusses five different brain wave frequency levels and how these relate to states of mind. Success with mind body connection techniques including relaxation, hypnosis and visualization depend on achieving certain brainwaves.
How to Muscle Test - Proponents of this controversial technique claim that it can help you access the innate wisdom of your mindbody connection by using muscle response to get yes or no answers from your body and mind. Want to give it a try? Here's how.
Limiting Health Beliefs - Explore 10 beliefs about health and healing that could interfere with your innate healing ability.
Negative Self Talk and Stinking Thinking Patterns - Discover how negative thoughts and emotions affect your mind body health and happiness. Identify your negative thinking patterns.
Positive Self Talk - Learn practical tips for developing a positive mental attitude to help you become healthier and happier in mind body and spirit.
Your beliefs and subconscious programming have a profound effect on whether or not you have a positive, healthy mind body spirit connection or not. Because your mind has has the power to heal or make and keep you ill, it is important to understand the role your mind plays in healing and manifesting.
Subconscious Mind Healing - Read about the healing power of the mind and how your beliefs determine whether your subconscious sends messages of healing or illness to your body.
Mind body medicine - A look at some of the advances in modern research about the mind and body connection, medical techniques that work with the mindbody and what it may mean to the future of your health care.
The Nocebo and Placebo Effects - Learn how the placebo and nocebo effects of your mind help you create health and well-being, or not. The placebo effect clearly demonstrates the mind body connection in action. Watch this fascinating video demonstrating a placebo knee surgery showing the body and brain connection in action.
The following pages explore several mind body healing techniques in detail as well as tips for using them to your best advantage. The tips and procedures apply regardless of whether you are using them for health or other personal goals.
What is Visualization- Learn about how your mind visualizes, how you can harness that power for manifesting, and different techniques that use visualization for mind body healing and manifesting your goals.
How to Visualize and Use Affirmations Learn important tips for using these mind healing and manifesting tools successfully.
Words of Affirmation for Well-Being - Learn specific tips for writing and using verbal and written affirmations to help promote healing and achieve your goals. Watch a lovely healing affirmation video.
Subliminal Affirmations - Read an objective discussion about different types of subliminal programs.
Guided visualization makes visualizing and affirming easy. Enjoy a video example of a guided meditation for mindbody relaxation and stress relief.
The Benefits of Hypnosis - Hypnosis is a tool that gives you access to the mind body spirit connection. Learn how you can use hypnosis with the help of downloads and CDs to make positive changes in your life.
Why Meditate? - Discover the benefits of meditation including how meditation can help you access deeper brain wave frequencies for healing and manifesting.
Guided Meditation for Healing - Learn how to use meditation for relaxation and healing. Enjoy two healing meditation videos.
Brain Wave Entrainment - Accessing slower, deeper brainwave frequencies is one goal of mindbody connection techniques. Sample audios that guide you effortlessly to these frequencies for relaxation or manifesting with visualization and affirmations.