Upload

Loading...

Dr Lois Lee: "Child prostitution begins at home."

1,403

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Apr 16, 2012

For more information on the David Lynch Foundation's Healing and Empowering Women Initiative please visit http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org/w...

For information on how to learn the Transcendental Meditation technique please visit http://www.tm.org?leadsource=CRM1262

March 31, 2012 the David Lynch Foundation held a forum on healing and empowering women. Dr. Lois Lee - founder of Children of the Night - spoke about how Transcendental Meditation is helping girls and boys overcome the deep mental and emotional scars of child prostitution.

Dr Lois Lee: "Child prostitution begins at home. Most children who become prostitutes in America were sexually abused at the hands of their first caregivers. they learn at a very early age how to disassociate their feelings from their bodies. They've had to learn how to manipulate, how to size up others, how to outsmart others they do not respect. This process creates a very specific challenge to social workers and traditional cognitive therapists. The child who suffered at the hands of vicious, vile pimps often demeans or pushes away the do-gooder because they don't believe there are any good people in the world. Providing a stable home, a loving environment, nurturing staff and an education is only part of the job. We must teach our children that there are good people in the world and there are people who can be trusted. But they will act out time and time again to prove to the do-gooder that they are not worth saving. Through Transcendental Meditation the initial process requires some cognitive process to where they realize the exploitation, they feel it and they put it out to where it becomes outside of them rather then something that defines them. they start to experience a peacefulness, a goodness, and a child-like innocence...."

For more information on the David Lynch Foundation visit http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org/

Loading...

  1. 64

    A mother helps her son cope with autism through meditation

  2. 65

    Operation Warrior Wellness -- Gala to Benefit Veterans and First Responders

  3. 66

    Iowa Veterans Summit - PTSD and Transcendental Meditation

  4. 67

    David Lynch Foundation: Transforming Lives through Meditation

  5. 68

    Film Student Chelsea Richer on Creativity and Meditation

  6. 69

    Top Model Raquel Zimmermann on practicing Transcendental Meditation

  7. 70

    Meditation Saves A Veteran From PTSD and Suicide

  8. 71

    Gala to Benefit Veterans and First Responders -- Operation Warrior Wellness

  9. 72

    Ellen Degeneres "can't say enough" about Transcendental Meditation

  10. 73

    David Lynch Foundation: Changing Lives With Meditation

  11. 74

    Jay Leno, Jerry Seinfeld and George Shapiro on Comedy and Meditation

  12. 75

    Luke Jensen: Meditation Saves A Veteran From Suicide

  13. 76

    African Refugees Overcome PTSD with Transcendental Meditation

  14. 77

    TM Military Summit: Resilience, the Brain, and Meditation

  15. 78

    Meditation Improves Performance at Military University

  16. 79

    Powerful interview: Pemba on living through horrors of war

  17. 80

    Child Prostitution: Overcoming the Trauma

  18. 81

    Joni Kimberlin: Women, Violence and Meditation

  19. 82

    Rita Cosby: Women, Violence and Meditation

  20. 83

    Dr. Sarina Grosswald on the Prevalence of PTSD

  21. 84

    Pamela Shifman: Women, Violence and Meditation

  22. Dr Lois Lee: "Child prostitution begins at home."

  23. 86

    Dr. Pamela Peeke: Transcendental Meditation is "good science"

  24. 87

    Soledad O'Brien on Healing and Empowering Women

  25. 88

    Healing and Empowering Women: A David Lynch Foundation Forum

  26. 89

    Opening the door to self-esteem at New Village Charter High School

  27. 90

    David Lynch Foundation Gala (Part 1) - Ellen Degeneres

  28. 91

    Taking responsibility for our children - Superintendent Dr. Carlos Garcia (Part 12)

  29. 92

    Russell Simmons on the value of Transcendental Meditation

  30. 93

    Operation Warrior Wellness press conference - Los Angeles launch, Dec 2011

  31. 94

    Bringing joy to the school environment - Principal Jim Dierke (PART 11)

  32. 95

    Combating poverty and low expectations: Principal Javier Guzman (Part 9)

  33. 96

    Paul Rieckhoff of IAVA wins Resilient Warrior Award (PART 8)

  34. 97

    David Lynch, veterans and doctors answer questions about meditation (TM)

  35. 98

    Finding relief: Veteran David George and his mother Julia (Part 7)

  36. 99

    Veteran Ed Schloeman at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  37. 100

    Veteran David George at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  38. 101

    Veteran Supriya Vidic at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  39. 102

    The struggles of women veterans: Dr. Sarina Grosswald talks solutions

  40. 103

    Veteran Dan Burks: overcoming the trauma of war (Part 6)

  41. 104

    WWII veteran Jerry Yellin at David Lynch Foundation Gala (Part 5)

  42. 105

    Renowned psychiatrist on benefits of Transcendental Meditation (Part 4)

  43. 106

    David Lynch Presents $1 Million Check to Veterans of America

  44. 107

    Col. Brian Rees at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  45. 108

    David Lynch: "Water the root to enjoy the fruit" (Part 3)

  46. 109

    Vietnam vet Dan Burks at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  47. 110

    Dr. Sarina Grosswald at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  48. 111

    Russell Brand Interviews Quantum Physicist Dr. John Hagelin (Part 13)

  49. 112

    Dr. Norman Rosenthal at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  50. 113

    Iraq vet David George and his mother at Operation Warrior Wellness press conference

  51. 114

    Col. Jerry Yellin & Dr John Hagelin at Operation Warrior Wellness press conf.

  52. 115

    Russell Brand stand up at David Lynch Foundation gala (Part 2)

  53. 116

    Dr. Norman Rosenthal: "Meditation crosses barriers."

  54. 117

    Dr. John Hagelin on PTSD: "It's physical, like any wound."

  55. 118

    David Lynch Foundation Gala: 3rd Annual Change Begins Within

  56. 119

    Principal explains how TM/Quiet Time program transformed his school

  57. 120

    Quiet Time in the classroom: National summit on student health & education

  58. 121

    Mother of Iraq War Vet says Transcendental Meditation Saved Her Son's Life

  59. 122

    Operation Warrior Wellness NYC Launch Event at the Urban Zen Center

  60. 123

    Clint Eastwood on the benefits the Transcendental Meditation technique has had on his life

  61. 124

    David Lynch Foundation Event in San Francisco: Meditation for Students

  62. 125

    Dr. Norman Rosenthal's NY Times Best Seller "Transcendence"

  63. 126

    David Lynch Foundation Showcases Transcendental Meditation Initiative for Veterans and Students

  64. 127

    Quiet Time Program: How Does Transcendental Meditation Benefit Students?

  65. 128

    David Lynch Foundation's Bob Roth at event in honor of veterans and students

  66. 129

    David Lynch and Bob Roth at Urban Zen: Importance of Transcendental Meditation for Veterans

  67. 130

    Veteran Ed Schloeman: Overcoming PTSD with Transcendental Meditation

  68. 131

    Leading Brain Researcher: How Does Meditation Impact the Brain?

  69. 132

    Can Transcendental Meditation Practice Help Veterans Overcome PTSD?

  70. 133

    Candy Crowley and David Lynch at Operation Warrior Wellness DC launch

  71. 134

    Candy Crowley and Distinguished Vets Launch Operation Warrior Wellness DC

  72. 135

    Investigating the Power of Transcendental Meditation: Dr. Norman Rosenthal in DC

  73. 136

    Donna Karan Introduces David Lynch at Operation Warrior Wellness NYC Launch

  74. 137

    David Lynch, Donna Karan & Bob Roth Present "Resilient Warrior Awards" to Decorated Veterans

  75. 138

    How Does Transcendental Meditation Affect the Human Brain?

  76. 139

    David Lynch Foundation: Julia George and Iraq Veteran David George Speak

  77. 140

    Russell Simmons at the Urban Zen Center: Settling the Noise

  78. 141

    Dr. Norman Rosenthal on the Scientific Research Behind Transcendental Meditation

  79. 142

    The Wound of PTSD: Veterans Who Have Found A Way To Cope

  80. 143

    Overcoming PTSD: WWII fighter pilot Jerry Yellin

  81. 144

    Transcendental Meditation: a powerful tool for one family with Asperger's Syndrome

  82. 145

    Saving The Disposable Ones - Extended Trailer

  83. 146

    Sarina Groswald: What is PTSD and is Transcendental Meditation an Effective Treatment?

  84. 147

    Dr. John Hagelin Introduces Operation Warrior Wellness

  85. 148

    Captain Yellin: Overcoming War Stress with Meditation - David Lynch Foundation

  86. 149

    James Krag, M.D. on the importance of meditation as medication for PTSD sufferers

  87. 150

    Veteran Ed Schloeman urges America to support Operation Warrior Wellness

  88. 151

    David Lynch speaks at the launch of Operation Warrior Wellness

  89. 152

    Veteran David George speaks out about PTSD at the launch of Operation Warrior Wellness

  90. 153

    Donna Karan at the David Lynch Foundation's launch of Operation Warrior Wellness

  91. 154

    Veteran Dan Burks speaks at the launch of Operation Warrior Wellness

  92. 155

    Col. Brian Rees at David Lynch Foundation's launch of Operation Warrior Wellness

  93. 156

    Martin Scorsese and Candy Crowley speak at David Lynch Foundation Event

  94. 157

    Russell Brand interviews physicist John Hagelin at David Lynch Foundation benefit

  95. 158

    Russell Brand Performs at the David Lynch Foundation Benefit

  96. 159

    David Lynch on "Water the Root to Enjoy the Fruit"

  97. 160

    Veterans with PTSD - Can Transcendental Meditation Help?

  98. 161

    Russell Brand talks about Transcendental Meditation at Operation Warrior Wellness launch

  99. 162

    Martin Scorsese on Transcendental Meditation and the David Lynch Foundation

to add this to Watch Later

Add to