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DLF Project in San Francisco Helps Those with HIV/AIDS

by Mario Orsatti on November 18, 2014
Over a year ago, the David Lynch Foundation in partnership with the San Francisco AIDS Foundation began providing instruction of the Transcendental Meditation technique to those suffering from HIV. At a recent conference in San Francisco, pioneering research conducted by the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for AIDS...
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Finding Enlightenment through Music and Meditation

by Erik Martin on October 24, 2014
I’m a music guy and a David Lynch fanatic. I not only know his films deeply, but I’m also intimately familiar with Twin Peaks, his interviews, paintings, music, sound design, weather forecasts… all of it. And then there’s Dumbland, perhaps his most jarring work. I remember  seeing it...
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Helping Mothers with Perinatal Anxiety Disorder

by Bibi Tran on October 17, 2014
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Perinatal anxiety, a mood disorder linked to pregnancy, affects between 10-20% of women, according to the NY State Department of Health. The Seleni Institute, a nonprofit organization founded by George and Nitzia Logothetis in 2011 to transform mental health and wellness for...
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FDNY Commissioner Cassano, TM and First Responders

by Bibi Tran on October 02, 2014
“I wasn’t going to try to sell something like Transcendental Meditation to my guys unless I did it myself,” recalls New York Fire Department (FDNY) Commissioner Salvatore Cassano, who recently retired after serving 44 years in the fire department. “So I learned...
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Bob Roth at Google Zeitgeist

by Bibi Tran on September 22, 2014
The David Lynch Foundation recently partnered with the Center for Leadership Performance (CLP) to bring Transcendental Meditation to CEOs and other leaders of the New York business community. Demand for the technique is gaining considerable traction. In recent months, hundreds of...
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Quiet Time at the Brooklyn Urban Garden School

by Bibi Tran on September 08, 2014
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Brooklyn Urban Garden Charter School (BUGS) opened its doors in the Fall of 2013 with a mission to provide innovative, community-based study through hands-on, inquiry-oriented methodology. After learning about the compelling results of the Quiet Time Program, BUGS decided to implement...
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