Research Instructor in the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation's Program on Integrative Medicine; Instructor of the
Medical School: Catholic University of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, 1969
Post-Medical: Psychoanalyst, International Federation of Psychoanalytic Societies, Bahia, Brazil, 1989
- mind-body-spirit medicine
- ancient mystical traditions, including Andean, Native Brazilian, Afro-Brazilian and Native American
- shamanic counseling
- energy healing and harmonizing
Courses & Workshops
Mind-Body Skills Group Program, Program on Integrative Medicine, UNC Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2009-present.
Ancient Ways of Healing for the 21st Century: A Journey to the Elements, 2009.
For more information about these courses, contact email@example.com.
Moura VL, Faurot KR, Gaylord SA, Mann JD, Sill M, Lynch C, Lee MY. Mind-body interventions for treatment of phantom limb pain in persons with amputation. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2012 Aug;91(8):701-14. View the abstract.
Warber SL, Ingerman S, Moura VL, Wunder J, Northrop A, Gillespie BW, Durda K, Smith K, Rhodes K, Rubenfire M. Healing the Heart: A Randomized Pilot Study of a Spiritual Retreat for Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients. Explore. 2011;7(4):221-233.
Moura, Vera, MD and Gaylord, Susan, PhD. "Healing Mind, Body and Spirit in the Healing Journey," Health & Healing, Vol. 10, No. 5, p. 31.
"Shamanism." Mindfulness Course, Program on Integrative Medicine, UNC Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, September 29, 2008.
"How Mind-Body Skills Can Help with Chronic Illness and Recovery from Surgery." UNC Lung Transplant Support Group, September 3, 2008.
"Mind-Body Skills for Self-Care." UNC Wellness Center, October 14, 2008.