Dr. Wayne Jonas

Practicing family physician, professor, widely published researcher of integrative health and author of How Healing Works

Dr. Jonas is a practicing family physician, an expert in integrative health and health care delivery, and a widely published scientific investigator. Drawing on 40 years of research and patient care, he explains how 80 percent of healing occurs organically and how to activate the healing process in his book, "How Healing Works: Get Well and Stay Well Using Your Hidden Power to Heal." Dr. Jonas is the Executive Director of Samueli Integrative Health Programs, an effort supported by Henry and Susan Samueli to increase awareness and access to integrative health. Additionally, Dr. Jonas is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the Medical Corps of the United States Army. From 2001-2016, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of the Samueli Institute, a non-profit medical research organization supporting the scientific investigation of healing processes in the areas of stress, pain and resilience.
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Optimal Healing Environments

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Everything You Need to Know Before Booking a Visit to the Chiropractor

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How to Recharge Your Mind and Body with Therapeutic Yoga

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5 Ways to Build a Positive Relationship with Food and Stop Emotional Eating

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Four Steps to Launching a Successful Health Coaching Program

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This Health Coaching Model Will Change the Way Doctors Engage With Patients

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7 Healthy Habits to Treat Yourself With

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How One Doctor Helped Changed the Way Patients Experience Primary Care

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Three Reasons Why Eating Well Is Not Just About Food

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Don’t Fall for Fad Diets—Find A Nutrition Plan Made For You

by Dr. Wayne Jonas
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12 Foods You Should Eat to Reduce Chronic Pain

by Dr. Wayne Jonas
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Two Expressive Therapies Proven to Help You Heal

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Recent Survey Finds Significant Gaps In Doctor-Patient Conversations

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If Love Hurts on Valentine’s Day, the Solution is Self-Care

by Dr. Wayne Jonas
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10 Complementary and Lifestyle Approaches to Help with Breast Cancer Care

by Dr. Wayne Jonas
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Mediterranean is the Best Way to Eat in 2019

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Food Resolutions to Stick to in the New Year

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How to Improve Your Well-Being In the New Year

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Here’s Why It’s Important to Have Healthy Relationships

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How to Care For Yourself When Caring For Others

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15 Journaling Exercises to Help You Heal, Grow, and Thrive

by Dr. Wayne Jonas
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How to Make the Most Out of Your Role as a Caregiver

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