Joan Borysenko

Joan Borysenko, PhD, is a Harvard Medical School-trained cancer cell biologist, a licensed psychologist, and a New York Times best-selling author. A pioneer in mind-body medicine, Joan is also the founder of Mind-Body Health Sciences, LLC, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and a popular national speaker. Her work has appeared in newspapers ranging from the Washington Post to the Wall Street Journal and online in the Huffington Post,, and numerous other forums.

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  • Five Steps to Eating for Better Health

    No matter how you personalize your diet, you can guard your health and that of your family by abiding by a few basic food rules.

  • Saying No to Someone Else Is Saying Yes to Yourself

    One of the most important self-care tools is the ability to say no. Standing up for ourselves, our loved ones, our business interests, and our values without guilt, fear, shame, or anger keeps us in the driver’s seat.

  • Getting Your Groove Back

    Many years ago, when I was living in Vermont, I taught English as a Second Language. I created my own little business tutoring the many engineers and...

  • How to Thrive During the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

    They say the holidays are the most wonderful time of the year, a time when miracles happen, but do you sometimes feel like you need a miracle to keep up with your growing to-do list?