Mechanisms of Change

How the brain changes
Reconsidering the Nature of Trauma

Reconsidering the Nature of Trauma

Reconsidering the Nature of Trauma Bonnie Badenoch Read the full article as part of a trauma article download bundle here: [wlm_private "NPT Basic|3 Year Subscription|Standard Membership|Staff|NPT Premium|Standard Monthly"] Members use this link to get the download...

What is PANDAS/PANS?

What is PANDAS/PANS?

Go to the download When my middle son, Sammy, was twelve years old he was suddenly struck with an increasingly bizarre series of behaviors, just before the start of sixth grade. He was diagnosed first with obsessive-compulsive disorder, next Tourette’s, and then I was...

Evolutionary Perspectives

Evolutionary Perspectives

Evolutionary Perspectives: Attachment Theory, Affect Regulation Theory and Working With Relational Trauma Haley Peckham Go to the download (members free) A famous quote from Anaïs Nin asserts that “We don’t see things as they are, we see things as we are.” We are...

Epigenetics

Epigenetics

Epigenetics Definition Epigenetics (from the Greek: επί - over, outside of, or around the genome) is the study of trait variations caused by external or environmental factors that switch genes on and off and affect how cells read genes. Epigenetic research seeks to...

Permissible Curiosity

Permissible Curiosity

Permissible Curiosity Gail Noppe-Brandon Go to the download (members free) What follows in this article is an attempt to explore the importance of bringing creativity into clinical practice. To that end, it is my great hope to marry style and content, since it will...

2016 Childhood Trauma Conference (Part 2)

2016 Childhood Trauma Conference (Part 2)

Report On The 2016  Childhood Trauma Conference (Part 2) Haley Peckham Go to the download (members free) In Part 1 of my report on the Childhood Trauma Conference, I talked about Dan Siegel’s thoughts on integration and connection between brain regions, brain and...

Childhood Trauma Conference 2016 Part 1

Childhood Trauma Conference 2016 Part 1

Report on the Childhood Trauma Conference 2016 (Part 1) Go to the download (members free) The second Childhood Trauma Conference took place in Melbourne in early June, 2016. The impressive array of speakers included Dan Hughes, Jonathan Baylin, Allan Schore, Pat...

Society For Neuroscience 2014

Society For Neuroscience 2014

Society For Neuroscience 2014 Report by Haley Peckham Go to the download page on our academy site: [wlm_private "NPT Basic|3 Year Subscription|Standard Membership|Staff|NPT Premium|Standard Monthly"] Members, Click Here to get your download for free. [/wlm_private] GO...

An Important Process for Psychotherapy

An Important Process for Psychotherapy

Memory reconsolidation is a central part of the mechanism of change in psychotherapy. Here Matthew Dahlitz gives a very brief snapshot of what it's all about. Check out more about the clinical application of memory reconsolidation by going to the following posts by...