|Department of Physiology & Biophysics
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Masters Program
Mind-Body Facilitator, Faculty and Contributor
Nancy Harazduk, MEd, MSW, is the Director of the Mind-Body-Medicine Program and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Georgetown University, School of Medicine in Washington, DC. To integrate Mind-Body Medicine into the medical school curriculum, she conducts Mind-Body Medicine courses for first, second and third year medical students, nursing students, physiology Masters students, and for the faculty of Georgetown University. In this course, participants are taught to incorporate, mindfulness meditation, imagery, autogenic training, biofeedback, journal writing and movement into their personal and professional lives.
As the former Clinical Director of the Mind-Body Medicine Group Program, at the Center for Mind-Body Medicine in Washington, DC, she has assisted in developing and coordinating the Center's Professional Training Program, Advanced Training Program and Certification Program in Mind-Body Medicine. As a presenter, facilitator and supervisor, Ms. Harazduk has helped to train over seven hundred healthcare professionals in Mind-Body Medicine. She has coordinated and led Mind-Body Medicine groups for people with cancer, depression, chronic illness, and severe stress. In addition, she has done extensive work with chronically and terminally ill people at the National Institutes of Health and at Hospice.
Ms. Harazduk has completed postgraduate training in Mindfulness Meditation with Jon Kabat-Zinn, PhD, Past Life Regression training with Brian Weiss, MD., and the Healer's Art professional training course with Rachel Naomi Remen, MD. In addition, she is certified in Interactive Guided Imagery by the Academy of Guided Imagery in Mill Valley, California. She has been an avid practitioner of Mindfulness Meditation for the past ten years. Ms. Harazduk maintains a psychotherapy practice specializing in MindBody therapies (including mindfulness meditation and guided imagery) in Chevy Chase, Maryland.