Louden Kiracofe, M.D., practiced urology for over 20 years in Durango, Colorado. He has been a vision quest guide for several organizations and is a certified Gestalt psychotherapist.

The Epiphany of Life Altering Illnesses

Our medical model is focused on cures and not on the much broader reality connoted by the word healing. It is important that we remember that health is much more than physical well-being. We all know people who, after extensive tests and rigorous physical examinations, are declared in “perfect” health. Yet these very same people may be suffering from severe stress, toxic personal relationships, poor self image, or deadening work. In the broader sense of health, these people are not healthy!

Spring 2011 Issue

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