Dr. Mario Martinez is a US clinical neuropsychologist who specializes in how cultural beliefs affect health and longevity. He proposes, based on mindbody research evidence, that longevity is learned and the causes of health are inherited.Learn More
He has studied healthy centenarians (100 years or older) worldwide and found that only 20 to 25% can be attributed to genetics – the rest is related to how they live, and the cultural beliefs they share.
Dr. Martinez is the author of the bestselling book The MindBody Code: How to Change the Beliefs that Limit Your Health, Longevity, and Success that teaches his theory and practice of biocognitive science to the general public.
In addition to longevity, he teaches in his latest bestseller, The MindBody Self: How Longevity is Learned and the Causes of Health Are Inherited, why our immune system is not just a protector. Instead, it responds to the cultural premises we learn to perceive the world
In this workshop we explore the mystical path in a world of distractions, contradictions, and lack of meaning in our personal journeys.
I teach the way of the outliers combining cultural anthropology and cultural neuroscience to explain the mindbody principles of mysticism and its practical applications to increase meaning and wellness in life.Learn More
While traditional mystics were focused on finding union with divinity without much concern for their health, in my model of mystical outliers I integrate the most effective contemplative methods of Western and Eastern mysticism with practical applications of the latest discoveries in mindbody science to sustain wellness and healthy longevity. Some of the topics I will present with experiential applications include:
Here’s what’s included with your 7 or 14-night journey
Luminaries will interact and share eight hours with guests each week:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 1 – 3 p.m.