John Diamond, MD, is a pioneering figure in the field of holistic and alternative medicine, and a past president of the International Academy of Preventive Medicine. Dr. Diamond's remarkable body of work - a blend of over forty-five years of research and clinical practice - embraces a wide range of disciplines, including conventional and complementary medicine, psychiatry, the humanities, holism, applied kinesiology, acupuncture theory, spirituality, and the arts (especially music) to help people overcome their problems. He concentrates on the totality of the sufferer - the interrelatedness and interdependence of the inseparable triune of body, mind, and spirit. He is the best-selling author of over twenty books. To learn more about Dr. Diamond, feel free to visit his website at https: //www.drjohndiamond.com.
"This book charts new territory in the relationship between Medicine and the Arts, posing Blake to become a central figure in the healing arts as well as a significant figure in our culture. Dr. Diamond touches the healing force within us through the music of Blake's poetry."--Rita Iovino "American Physician's Poetry Association "
"I believe Dr. John Diamond to be the foremost living advocate for enhancing the Life Force through the Arts. In this book, he reveals the poet William Blake as a healer of extroardinary power. The Healing Power of Blake is strong medicine for our troubled times."--Richard A. Lippin, M.D. "International Arts-Medicine Association "
"Diamond, who once owned more than 2,000 books of poetry, chooses Blake to show others how to embrace life, how to ignite that fire in the belly, in the head."--The Book Reader