Tibetan Dur Bön Medicine
Thousands of years before the birth of Buddhism, Tibetan Dur Bön Medicine was an established system throughout Tibet and Central Asia. It uses medical, psychological and dietary methods to treat physical illness, injury, psychological and emotional problems or major life upheavals and collapse, along with what is known as energetic imbalance.
Tibetan Dur Bön medicine views illness or emotional challenge as an opportunity to learn how to achieve a successful, happy and obstacle-free life.
Think of your health as an imprinted map of where you are; where you have come from and a powerful indicator of where you may be going. Your lifestyle, ways of thinking, feelings and behaviours all influence your quality of life. Good health comes from inner wellbeing that expresses your physical, emotional and spiritual balance (whatever you consider ’spiritual’ to be). Health and its definition is uniquely personal, so what is considered good for one person may not be for another. But it makes sense that the greater your wellbeing, the wiser and more stable your everyday life will be.
Having trained in Tibetan Dur Bön medicine since childhood, the three main areas I treat encompass: physical illness, emotional and psychological conditions, and energetic issues. Here is a brief summary of each…