Prefrontal Muse

Thinking about the possibilities

Sex With Androids?

Members Download: [download id="31245"] Do you ever find sex to be mechanical? Baby, you haven’t seen anything yet! It would not have occurred to me to write about such a bold and forbidden topic had I not come across a serious article titled: “Our Sexual Future with...

The Story of You

Go to the download (members free) There is so much I want to say and share about the importance of having a coherent narrative, and how one achieves that. Sometimes I think its simpler and clearer to talk about it in educational rather than psychological terms…in as...

Work Stressed and Play?

Work Stressed and Play? A brief look at competitive gaming Go to the download (members free) To date, competitive gaming has not been widely researched or recognised in the scientific and professional literature on video games. As the name suggests, competitive gaming...

This is Your Brain on Loneliness

Go to the download (members free) Valentine’s Day inundates us with images of romance, often leaving us feeling wistful or lonely, as our own lives—whether single or coupled—seldom seem as rich or passionate as the ones on TV. For some, this is a passing melancholy;...

Spirituality as Connectedness

  Members Download: [download id="22244"] “Spirituality” is a term that can vary in its definition according to the user (Rose, 2001). It is often attached to religious practices, but mostly to aspects relating to a non-material world. I suggest that spirituality...

Curiosity and the Learning Brain

Curiosity and the Learning brain: An Educational Perspective Richard Hill Download this article and the rest of this issue from our Academy. [wlm_private "1 Year Subscription|3 Year Subscription|NPT Standard|Staff|NPT Premium|NPT Standard Monthly|2 Year Subscription"]...

No-one Expects the Smiling Inquisition!

Smiling has to be a good thing and, broadly speaking, it is, but Aparna Labroo and colleagues have conducted research that shows it depends on what you are expecting. Despite the somewhat infamous title line from Monty Python, the research examined the principle that...

Listen Closely: Hearing Your Heartsongs

Download the entire Issue #6 on our Academy site. [wlm_private "NPT Basic|3 Year Subscription|Standard Membership|Staff|NPT Premium|Standard Monthly"] Members CLICK HERE to get this download issue for free (you must be registered with our academy site). [/wlm_private]...

The Heart’s Intuitive Intelligence

The Heart’s Intuitive Intelligence Next quarter we will be doing a special issue of The Neuropsychotherapist all about the heart and the role it plays in our personal and interpersonal lives. Scientists at the Institute of HeartMath (IHM) and Global Coherence...