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Who We Are

Heart Based Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing specialized training for human service providers and business professionals to bring hearts and minds into alignment to manage stress, enhance resiliency and improve outcomes.

Heart Based Therapeutics®

This transformative approach combines psychological theory with experiential learning to deliver a proven-effective and practical way to enjoy the many benefits of heart-centered living within and beyond the workplace.

Groundbreaking Reasearch

We have partnered with a number of universities, healthcare providers, and corporations to assess the positive impact and unique benefits of Heart Based Therapeutics and its associated form of Heart Based Meditation.

Training for Professionals

Bring customized Heart Based Therapeutics training programs to your organization to alleviate burnout and compassion fatigue, improve performance and communication, increase resiliency, and restore well-being.

Fill Your Day with Heart

Explore the latest in heart based education and research, improve resiliency and decrease stress…and much more!


It’s hard not to let the stress caused by the uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic seep into our day, much less moment-to-moment. Whether it’s the 24/7 news cycle…outrage and fear over the inadequacy of governmental preparedness…social media fatigue…

Dr. Ed Rubenstein Explains Mindfulness vs. the Spiritual Heart

Ed Rubenstein, PhD, a psychologist with 40 years of experience effectively integrating meditation into therapeutic approaches, explains the profound differences between mindfulness and “heartfulness”…

With the onset of the pandemic, many are searching for ways to decrease stress. Numerous studies have shown meditation’s impact both mentally and physically. But where to begin? What should we expect from a meditation practice?

Through proven-effective professional training programs, we help individuals and organizations discover the profound and lasting benefits that living and working in heart-mind alignment brings.

Learn About Our Unique Approach

From striving to thriving, resistance to resilience, and disconnection to wholeness, Heart Based Therapeutics naturally promotes happiness,  health and well-being.

Earn CEU Credits Online

Start experiencing for yourself the many benefits our curriculum offers. You can even earn online CEUs!

Customize Programs for Your Organization

Get in touch to explore customizing an onsite or online program to meet your organization's needs and goals.

Participants Share from the Heart

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Read about our ground-breaking research and explore partnership and training opportunities across a wide range of fields.

Learn About Our Exciting Research Studies

Get updates on our prostate cancer research study.

Alleviate Compassion Fatigue and Improve Therapeutic Outcomes

Heart Based Therapeutics provides effective support for human service professionals and their clients.

Naturally Diffuse Corporate Stress and Burnout

Our form of Heart Based Meditation brings significant relaxation and stress relief to the workplace!

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