About

We have designed a course of study in Medical Qi Gong which effectively brings the art and science of healing into your own hands. Our unique approach combines the power and beauty of Chinese energy medicine with healing wisdom from our contemporary world. We offer you our collective 70 years of practice, training, teaching and healing. Our therapeutic work continues to help many people cultivate their precious inner resources.  Our greatest wish is for you to sense the natural source of healing energy within yourself and live daily with these benefits.

 

Harlene HeadshotHarlene Goldschmidt, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, Medical Qi Gong Therapist

Dr. Harlene Goldschmidt’s lifelong passion for mind/body health flows into her work as a psychologist, psychodynamic psychotherapist, teacher, supervisor, dancer, dance therapist, Medical Qi Gong therapist, Qi Gong teacher, and devote of Tai Chi.

Dr. Goldschmidt’s expertise is helping people overcome long standing emotional difficulties and cultivating inner peace. In therapy, individuals become more aware and masterful of their internal worlds. By blending psychodynamic psychotherapy with energy psychology, people have additional ways to heal and create fulfilling lives.

She has written on enhancing psychotherapy with Qi Gong for the National Register for Mental Health Professionals. Dr. Goldschmidt gives workshops nationally.

As a faculty member at the Center for Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis of New Jersey, Dr. Goldschmidt developed and teaches a course on neuroscience to advanced candidates. Developments in Brain Science Support Psychoanalytic Approaches to Therapy. Dr. Goldschmidt is a Certified Supervisor of psychodynamic psychotherapists. http://cppnj.org/ In addition, she helps psychotherapists integrate energy psychology and Medical Qi Gong into their practices.

Dr. Goldschmidt is a certified Medical Qi Gong Therapist and teaches Level 1 Medical Qi Gong by Dr. T.K. Shih, OMD, Director of the Chinese Healing Arts Center in Danbury, CT.  She has trained healthcare professionals at Atlantic Health System and other clinical venues. Nurses, social workers, yoga instructors, massage therapists and physicians have received CE and CME credits taking Medical Qi Gong Certification Training.

For over 10 years Dr. Harlene Goldschmidt has served as Wellness Director for the New Jersey Dance Theater Ensemble.  She teaches dancers psychological techniques and Qi Gong to optimize their training experiences and performances. She has taught at The Julliard School, NYC and national conferences. Read more.. “Dancing With Your Head On: Mental Imagery Techniques For Dancers”.  For more publications and talks see the attached CV

Dr. Harlene Goldschmidt offers individual Qi Gong sessions for emotional healing in her private practice with offices in Livingston and Warren, New Jersey. Dr. Goldschmidt’s unique approach has helped many people by blending psychodynamic psychotherapy with energy psychology and Medical Qi Gong. She offers group and individual supervision to therapists interested in combining therapeutic approaches. You may follow her on Facebook: Eastern Healing for the Western Mind.

 

Madeline HeadshotMadeline Marchell, BS, ERYT-500, LMT, Medical Qi Gong Therapist

Madeline began her career as a ballet dancer. As a graduate of New York University, she went on to direct dance and theater programs for various locations. Her passion for kinesthetic movement continued into Fitness, Yoga and Qi Gong. She currently combines her skills as an Integrative Medicine Practitioner for Atlantic Health System and is available for private sessions in Summit, NJ.

Therapeutic modalities include: Medical Qi Gong, Yoga, Jin Shin Jyutsu®, Healing Touch, Massage and Shamanism. Madeline is a certified Medical Qi Gong Therapist. She is authorized to teach Level 1 Qi Gong by Dr. T.K. Shih, OMD, Director of the Chinese Healing Arts Center in Danbury, CT. Recent Medical Qi Gong lecture series given at the 15th Annual Neuroscience Conference and Annual National Qi Gong Conference.

Madeline is affiliated with the following organizations: National Qi Gong Association, Yoga Alliance, International Association of Yoga Therapists, Foundation for Shamanic Studies, ABMP, Jin Shin Jyutsu, Inc.