This text weaves together the history, theory and research of body-mind psychotherapy. The author lays a foundation for an understanding of the connection between the body and the mind and how the therapist/student can work to integrate the two into a healthy, functioning whole. The book is centred around two main themes: integration of the body and mind to access an organic source of intelligence and recognition that our bodies are motivated at every level (even down to cellular and molecular level). It also recognizes that emotion is an inherent part of our bodily process.
Explains the controversial development of neurofeedback, an instrument considered effective in treating such psychological and physiological conditions as epilepsy, autism, head injuries, addictions, and depression.
What is Heart Power?In this timely and inspiring book, you will learn that each of us has a magnificent power within that can facilitate change, eliminate stress, fill us with hope, and empower us to live our lives to our fullest potential. The secret for uncovering this power is learning to live from the heart. This book shows your how!The Hidden Power of the Heart is a fascinating account of the author's personal transformation through the heart, a journey that takes us into the lates discoveries in quantum physics and hologram theory. You will discover a hidden power available to everyone - a power that can change your own life and create a new future for humanity.SARA PADDISON is Vice President of the Institute of HeartMath, a nonprofit education and research organization. She lives in Boulder Creek, California.
Descartes is possibly the most famous of all writers on the mind, but his theory of mind has been almost universally misunderstood, because his philosophy has not been seen in the context of his scientific work. Desmond Clarke offers a radical and convincing rereading, undoing the received perception of Descartes as the chief defender of mind/body dualism. For Clarke, the key is to interpret his philosophical efforts as an attempt to reconcile his scientific pursuits with the theologically orthodox views of his time.