The Science of Psychotherapy

Tracing the Brain-To-Gut Connection

Tracing the Brain-To-Gut Connection

Using rabies virus injected into the stomach of rats, researchers trace the nerves back to the brain and find distinct ‘fight or flight’ and ‘rest and digest’ circuits. These results explain how mental states can affect the gut, and present new ways to treat gastrointestinal problems.

The Emergence of the Social Brain

The more we’ve come to understand how our brains work, the more we’ve realized that significant portions are dedicated to connecting us with others.   Go to the download (members free) The brain has long been the subject of human fascination—this has never been as...

Dreams, Synchrony, and Synchronicity

This excerpt taken from A Fractal Epistemology for a Scientific Psychology - Bridging the Personal with the Transpersonal edited by Terry Marks-Tarlow, Yakov Shapiro, Katthe P. Wolf. Published by Cambridge Scholars. Reproduced with permission of the publisher. ...

The Science of Psychotherapy May 2020

In the month since writing my last editorial the world has experienced an almost unprecedented turmoil. The covid-19 virus has affected us all, as it infected millions. Sadly, many lives have been lost. It is hard to imagine this extent of loss of life. In my 66 years...

Natural Resources: The Importance of Contexts in Generating Change

Natural Resources:The Importance of Contexts in Generating Change ByPaul J. Leslie Psychotherapy interventions usually focus on the elimination of the undesirable symptoms which have brought a client to the therapist. For example, for a client who has a “problem” with...

The Science of Psychotherapy April 2020

You could be forgiven for thinking there is nothing else to talk about at the moment other than the outbreak of COVID-19. It is important to be thoughtful and responsive to this international crisis, but it is also important to remember that we live in a complex...

The Science of Psychotherapy March 2020

The Science of Psychotherapy March 2020 Content CASE STUDYSecond Chances: Carl And Cecilia Revisited: A Case StudyRoger Keizerstein FEATUREFrom Shame State to Pro-Being Pride in a Single “Session”Ken Benau INTERVIEWWorking with Attachment & TraumaDr David Van Nuys...

The Science of Psychotherapy February 2020

 Free Download For Members: Purchase PDF Only: There is so much going on around the world these days, from bushfires in Australia, to political unrest, and the dangerous appearance of a new virus. Getting these issues under control is an enormous struggle for...

The Third Wave Psychedelic Renaissance

The Third Wave Psychedelic Renaissance –David Van Nuys Interviews Paul Austin (Transcription by Kat Bautista) Dr. Dave: Well, I’m so glad to have you here. I’ve been doing some psychedelically oriented interviews and after a search on psychedelics, and boom, your...

Implementing a Curiosity Oriented Approach

Implementing aCuriosity Oriented Approach By Richard Hill   Curiosity is something that has excited me my whole life. I am sure a lot of people share my fascination and enthusiasm for curiosity, but what does it really mean to be curious? It’s surprising how many...

Bridging the evidence-based gap: From pathological narcissism to narcissism survivors

Bridging the evidence-based gap:From pathological narcissism to narcissism survivors by Maria Kostyanaya Introduction Psychological evidence-based research on narcissism has traditionally been divided into two main streams: Social-personality psychology focusing on...

Mirroring Hands Complete Introduction Video Course

This Foundations of Mirroring Hands for Psychotherapists and Hypnotherapists is the complete video introduction to Mirroring Hands by the worlds leading expert Richard Hill. This is a 6 hour certificate course. [button...

January 2020 Reading Course

This months reading course covers Bridging the evidence-based gap: From pathological narcissism to narcissism survivors by Maria Kostyanaya and Implementing a Curiosity Oriented Approach by Richard Hill. [button...

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Reid Wilson on Anxiety

Reid Wilson has been an expert on anxiety and self-help for a long time now. His website anxieties.com has been established for many years and is the number one go-to place on the web for information and help with anxiety issues. We caught up with Reid to talk about...

Daryl Chow on getting better results

About Daryl Chow All I care about is to be of service. My work is guided by this principle. Specifically, be it for clients or professionals, I’m interested in helping people become better versions of themselves. I’m currently based in Western Australia, banded...

Deb Dana on connecting

Deb Dana has brought the Polyvagal Theory to life in a very accessible way for therapists. Today we catch up with Deb and talk about a number of things including the difficulties and opportunities of co-regulation over the internet in a time of lock down. See Deb...

Lou Cozolino and his pocket guide to neuroscience

  It's always a treat to have Lou on the show and to tap into his years of experience in the field and in his extensive research he does for his many books. Once again Lou Cozolino releases another book! This time it's the Pocket Guide to Neuroscience for...

Robert Moss on treating chronic pain

  Dr Robert Moss is a clinical psychologist and researcher who's near 40 years of experience in the field has given him deep insight into the workings of the brain and especially in areas of memory and pain perception. Today we are going to talk to him about an...

Michael Yapko and the Mindset App

Michael Yapko, legendary outcome-focused clinical psychologist and hypnosis expert, has teamed up with a couple of young Australian entrepreneurs, Chris and Alex Naoumidis, to create a very useful phone app for therapists and their clients. We find out all about it in...

Dreams, Synchrony, and Synchronicity

This excerpt taken from A Fractal Epistemology for a Scientific Psychology - Bridging the Personal with the Transpersonal edited by Terry Marks-Tarlow, Yakov Shapiro, Katthe P. Wolf. Published by Cambridge Scholars. Reproduced with permission of the publisher. ...

Richard Brown talks about the subjective nature of emotions

Professor Richard Brown is a philosopher at the City University of New York. In particular he is a Professor in the Philosophy Program and an Adjunct Professor in the Psychology Program at LaGuardia Community College. His work is focused on the philosophy of mind,...

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