Elliott S. Dacher, M.D. practiced internal medicine for 21 years. He then began an intensive study of Easter philosophy, psychology, and meditation practices among the wisdom traditions of Asia. He is a past Fellow of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, Editorial Board member of the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, and a frequent speaker. He currently teaches Eastern approaches to health and healing with an emphasis on meditation, consciousness, and well-being. He also serves as a personal mentor and consultant to individuals seeking a broad-based integral health. His books, blogs, and mentoring services can be seen at: www.elliottdacher.org .