Transcendental Meditation: Canadian Women’s Wellness Initiative
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To help Veterans and all First Responders,including but not limited to: paramedics, police, firepersons, nurses, doctors and active Military who are suffering the trauma of PTSD, or Occupational Stress Injury by providing the evidence-based approach of Transcendental Meditation (TM) to reduce stress and burnout and build resilience.

Over 400 independent research studies published in leading academic journals have shown reductions in stress and hypertension, insomnia, fatigue, among other salient benefits.

Funding of this program has been provided by Veteran Affairs Canada, Dept of National Defence in both Canada and the United States.

Research funding has come from the National Institutes of Health (USA) and many independent research institutes.

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10811 Peggys cove Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia (NS), British Columbia (BC) B3Z 3C7
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Garry Foster
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Canada, British Columbia (BC)
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Women, LGBTQ2+ individuals, Military sexual trauma survivors, Indigenous
Health Categories
Health Supportive Services, Mental Health Support Services
Mental Health Support Services Sub-categories Services
Counselling Services, Peer Counselling, Caregiver Training
Health Supportive Services Sub-categories Services
Patient/Family Support Services, Health Education
Health methodologies
Stress management, Workshop/Presentations, Transcendental Meditation, Self-management, Evidence based trauma therapies, Evidence based practices
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Alberta (AB), British Columbia (BC), Manitoba (MB), New Brunswick (NB), Newfoundland and Labrador (NL), Nova Scotia (NS), Ontario (ON), Quebec (QC), Saskatchewan (SK)
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St. John's
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