Beyond that is perinatal level in which the human unconscious may be activated to a reliving of biological birth and confrontation with death. Since these are the very qualities we urgently need to cope with the global emergency in which we presently find ourselves, their contribution to the future of humankind matches their contribution to the future of psychology. In some cases, as with , disagreements about order necessitate the creation of. The only content we will consider removing is spam, slanderous attacks on other members, or extremely offensive content eg. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. How birth experience influences an individual's later development is a central focus of the book. This volume engages the audience in professional, practical, as well as inquiry-related topics that reflect the diverse nature of the transpersonal studies field, and extend an experience of metamorphosis to the reader.
Written in a clear, easily understandable style, this indispensable book summarizes their remarkable insights. If more psychiatrists could be persuaded that human consciousness transcends the limitations of the physical brain, and instead is but an aspect of what may best be described as 'cosmic consciousness,' we could not only expect treatment modalities to change, but we could also anticipate the possibility of culture-wide rethinking of the basic presuppositions of modern cosmology, the cosmology that grounds Western institutions, ideologies, and beliefs about the nature of personhood. Book is in Used-Good condition. About this Item: Condition: Acceptable. Author : Reinerio Hernandez J. The model is also useful in explaining the dynamics of experiential psychotherapies and a variety of sociopolitical manifestations such as war and revolution.
This book might have been entitled Beyond Drugs. His reinterpretation of some of the most agonizing aspects of human behavior proves thought provoking for both laypersons and professional therapists. This 'psychology of the future, ' with its extended cartography of the psyche, provides irrefutable evidence that spontaneous episodes of nonordinary states of consciousness have great healing, transformative, and even evolutionary potential for humankind. Book Summary: The title of this book is Holotropic Breathwork and it was written by , , Foreword. Grof, Stanislav and Christina Grof. Its practice is simple, since it utilizes the natural healing capacity of the psyche.
Grof explores in detail the components of this technique. Grof California Institute of Integral Studies; founder, International Transpersonal Association and C. Written in a clear, easily understandable style, this indispensable book summarizes their remarkable insights. Only in those times of crisis wrongful posture or breathing does the teacher or other students get pulled into our world. The model is also useful in explaining the dynamics of experiential psychotherapies and a variety of sociopolitical manifestations such as war and revolution. I've read a number of Grof's books, and I think this one is my favorite. Holotropic breathwork; a new approach to self-exploration and therapy.
The Grofs' work with holotropic states of consciousness has introduced revolutionary changes to psychiatry, psychology, and psychotherapy. After three decades of extensive research on those non-ordinary states of consciousness induced by psychedelic drugs and by other means, Grof concludes that our present scientific world view is as inadequate as many of its historical predecessors. The book has some interesting points and integrates concepts well. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it. Grof explores in detail the components of this technique. Retrieved Mar 21 2019 from 9781438433943 Holotropic breathwork; a new approach to self-exploration and therapy. Inappropriate The list including its title or description facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author.
The first, by showing that altered states of consciousness have a dimension that is veridical--'imaginal' rather than 'imaginary'--and thereby transcend the outdated but still persistent belief that our experience of the world is limited to information conveyed by our senses. Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such see. In this long awaited book, Stanislav Grof and Christina Grof describe their groundbreaking new form of self-exploration and psychotherapy: Holotropic Breathwork. As my rating system goes, three stars represent something worth reading but not worth spending money on. The most serious challenge to contemporary psycho-analytic theory comes from a delineation of the transpersonal level, or the expansion of consciousness beyond the boundaries of time and space. This book might have been entitled Beyond Drugs.
The second, by demonstrating that the altered states achieved inter alia through their holotropic breathwork method reduce aggression and enhance tolerance, compassion, ecological sensitivity, and a sense of planetary citizenship. This accessible and comprehensive overview of the work of Stanislav Grof, one of the founders of transpersonal psychology, was specifically written to acquaint newcomers with his work. This identity of the human being with the Divine is the ultimate secret that lies at the core of all great spiritual traditions. Grof includes in his model the recollective level, or the reliving of emotionally relevant memories, a level at which the Freudian framework can be useful. This text actually gives us case studies and personal experiences. The most serious challenge to contemporary psycho-analytic theory comes from a delineation of the transpersonal level, or the expansion of consciousness beyond the boundaries of time and space.
Carlos trabaja desde hace ya muchos años comooperador de la línea de montaje en Hamburgo Electrónica unafábrica de componentes eléctricos. It was published by Excelsior Editions and has a total of 282 pages in the book. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification eg. For someone like me, it was hard to keep my attention. Candidate at the University of California at Berkeley. If I were to rate this book based off of a psychological review I would likely give it four stars, as it does offer insight in that field.