The term mind body medicine is a bit of a misnomer because it is not so much a technique, skill, or theory, but our inherent state of being.
Everything is mind body.
However, from a philosophical perspective, there can be discussion on the ways it may or may not be possible to elicit the concepts underlying the notion of “mind-body medicine.”
In my understand of things, I see mind-body medicine or healing as the differentiation between the conscious and the unconscious, and their respective manifestations both in our external and internal environments, our instincts, and the healthful adoption of good health habits. Part of defining what exactly this is has sparked my interest into learning about homeopathy, and subsequently, into discovering writings that support the hypothesis that the unconscious does play a role in healing, and that there are ways to connect with the unconscious in a somewhat unknowing fashion, but perhaps an accept...