Mindsight

Mindsight
Author: Daniel J. Siegel
Publsiher: Bantam
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2010-01-12
ISBN 10: 0553907107
ISBN 13: 9780553907100
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mindsight Book Review:

From a pioneer in the field of mental health comes a groundbreaking book on the healing power of "mindsight," the potent skill that allows you to make positive changes in your brain–and in your life. Foreword by Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence • Is there a memory that torments you, or an irrational fear you can't shake? • Do you sometimes become unreasonably angry or upset and find it hard to calm down? • Do you ever wonder why you can't stop behaving the way you do, no matter how hard you try? • Are you and your child (or parent, partner, or boss) locked in a seemingly inevitable pattern of conflict? What if you could escape traps like these and live a fuller, richer, happier life? This isn't mere speculation but the result of twenty-five years of careful hands-on clinical work by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. A Harvard-trained physician, Dr. Siegel is one of the revolutionary global innovators in the integration of brain science into the practice of psychotherapy. Using case histories from his practice, he shows how, by following the proper steps, nearly everyone can learn how to focus their attention on the internal world of the mind in a way that will literally change the wiring and architecture of their brain. Through his synthesis of a broad range of scientific research with applications to everyday life, Dr. Siegel has developed novel approaches that have helped hundreds of patients. And now he has written the first book that will help all of us understand the potential we have to create our own lives. Showing us mindsight in action, Dr. Siegel describes • a sixteen-year-old boy with bipolar disorder who uses meditation and other techniques instead of drugs to calm the emotional storms that made him suicidal • a woman paralyzed by anxiety, who uses mindsight to discover, in an unconscious memory of a childhood accident, the source of her dread • a physician–the author himself–who pays attention to his intuition, which he experiences as a "vague, uneasy feeling in my belly, a gnawing restlessness in my heart and my gut," and tracks down a patient who could have gone deaf because of an inaccurately written prescription for an ear infection • a twelve-year-old girl with OCD who learns a meditation that is "like watching myself from outside myself" and, using a form of internal dialogue, is able to stop the compulsive behaviors that have been tormenting her These and many other extraordinary stories illustrate how mindsight can help us master our emotions, heal our relationships, and reach our fullest potential.

The Mindful Therapist A Clinician s Guide to Mindsight and Neural Integration

The Mindful Therapist  A Clinician s Guide to Mindsight and Neural Integration
Author: Daniel J. Siegel
Publsiher: W. W. Norton & Company
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2010-05-03
ISBN 10: 0393706451
ISBN 13: 9780393706451
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Mindful Therapist A Clinician s Guide to Mindsight and Neural Integration Book Review:

An internationally recognized expert on mindfulness and therapy describes techniques to harness energies and promote healthy minds, charting nine body functions from the interconnecting circuits of the brain, including regulation, attunement and emotional balance.

Training Manual for Sight Without Eyes Through Mind Sight and Perception

Training Manual for Sight Without Eyes   Through Mind Sight and Perception
Author: Lloyd F. Hopkins
Publsiher: Clear Springs Press, LLC
Total Pages: 116
Release: 2008-05-01
ISBN 10: 1884979017
ISBN 13: 9781884979019
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Training Manual for Sight Without Eyes Through Mind Sight and Perception Book Review:

Before there was any public disclosure of the U.S. Government's Remote Viewing Research, Lloyd F. Hopkins developed one of the most successful training programs ever for expanding Human Awareness beyond the five senses. His motivation was the exploration of expanded human consciousness, and his desire to help blind people see without eyes. This is the only book that Mr. Hopkins published on his work.

Out of My Mind

Out of My Mind
Author: Sharon M. Draper
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 295
Release: 2012-05
ISBN 10: 1416971718
ISBN 13: 9781416971719
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Out of My Mind Book Review:

Considered by many to be mentally retarded, a brilliant, impatient fifth-grader with cerebral palsy discovers a technological device that will allow her to speak for the first time.

Mindsight

Mindsight
Author: Colin MCGINN
Publsiher: Harvard University Press
Total Pages: 219
Release: 2009-06-30
ISBN 10: 0674040813
ISBN 13: 9780674040816
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mindsight Book Review:

How to imagine the imagination is a topic that draws philosophers the way flowers draw honeybees. From Plato and Aristotle to Wittgenstein and Sartre, philosophers have talked and written about this most elusive of topics--that is, until contemporary analytic philosophy of mind developed. Perhaps it is the vast range of the topic that has scared off our contemporaries, ranging as it does from mental images to daydreams. The guiding thread of this book is the distinction Colin McGinn draws between perception and imagination. Clearly, seeing an object is similar in certain respects to forming a mental image of it, but it is also different. McGinn shows what the differences are, arguing that imagination is a sui generis mental faculty. He goes on to discuss the nature of dreaming and madness, contending that these are primarily imaginative phenomena. In the second half of the book McGinn focuses on what he calls cognitive (as opposed to sensory) imagination, and investigates the role of imagination in logical reasoning, belief formation, the understanding of negation and possibility, and the comprehension of meaning. His overall claim is that imagination pervades our mental life, obeys its own distinctive principles, and merits much more attention.

The Art and Science of Personal Magnetism

The Art and Science of Personal Magnetism
Author: Theron Q. Dumont
Publsiher: Cosimo, Inc.
Total Pages: 248
Release: 2010-01-01
ISBN 10: 1616403268
ISBN 13: 9781616403263
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Art and Science of Personal Magnetism Book Review:

The New Thought movement of the turn of the twentieth century combined Christian spirituality with paranormal power in an effort to give practical expression to the forces of the universe. Or so its proponents believed. One of the most influential thinkers of this early New Age philosophy promises here, in this 1913 book, to show the reader how to develop your personality and how to develop a dominating influence through such exercises as: Projecting Nerve Force Mental Radiation The Positive Aura The Magnetic Duel Magnetic Self-Defence The Power of Controlling OthersThe roots of today s groundswell for self-help, personal empowerment, and pop spirituality can be explored in this one small, highly entertaining book.Also available from Cosimo Classics: The Advanced Course in Personal Magnetism, by Theron Q. Dumont.THERON Q. DUMONT is an alias and pen name of American writer WILLIAM WALKER ATKINSON (1862-1932), editor of the popular magazine New Thought from 1901 to 1905, and editor of the journal Advanced Thought from 1916 to 1919. He authored dozens of New Thought books under numerous pseudonyms, including Yogi, some of which are likely still unknown today.

Mindsight

Mindsight
Author: Kenneth Ring,Sharon Cooper
Publsiher: iUniverse
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2008-03-14
ISBN 10: 9780595878246
ISBN 13: 0595878245
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mindsight Book Review:

This book investigates the astonishing claim that blind persons, including those blind from birth, can actually "see" during near-death or out-of-body episodes. The authors present their findings in scrupulous detail, investigating case histories of blind persons who have actually reported visual experiences under these conditions. There is fascinating evidence that the blind do "see" in these moments, but it is not sight as we think of it. Ring and Cooper suggest a kind of "transcendental awareness" they refer to as Mindsight. It involves seeing in detail, sometimes from all angles at once, with everything in focus, and a sense of "knowing" the subject, not just visually, but with multisensory knowledge. Human beings may be more talented than we think, gifted with amazing abilities of perception. This book is an opportunity to assess the evidence for yourself.

Mind A Journey to the Heart of Being Human Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology

Mind  A Journey to the Heart of Being Human  Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology
Author: Daniel J. Siegel
Publsiher: W. W. Norton & Company
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2016-10-18
ISBN 10: 0393710548
ISBN 13: 9780393710540
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mind A Journey to the Heart of Being Human Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology Book Review:

A New York Times Bestseller. A scientist’s exploration into the mysteries of the human mind. What is the mind? What is the experience of the self truly made of? How does the mind differ from the brain? Though the mind’s contents—its emotions, thoughts, and memories—are often described, the essence of mind is rarely, if ever, defined. In this book, noted neuropsychiatrist and New York Times best-selling author Daniel J. Siegel, MD, uses his characteristic sensitivity and interdisciplinary background to offer a definition of the mind that illuminates the how, what, when, where, and even why of who we are, of what the mind is, and what the mind’s self has the potential to become. MIND takes the reader on a deep personal and scientific journey into consciousness, subjective experience, and information processing, uncovering the mind’s self-organizational properties that emerge from both the body and the relationships we have with one another, and with the world around us. While making a wide range of sciences accessible and exciting—from neurobiology to quantum physics, anthropology to psychology—this book offers an experience that addresses some of our most pressing personal and global questions about identity, connection, and the cultivation of well-being in our lives.

Mindsight

Mindsight
Author: Daniel J. Siegel
Publsiher: Scribe Publications
Total Pages: 314
Release: 2012-08-22
ISBN 10: 192184499X
ISBN 13: 9781921844997
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mindsight Book Review:

The groundbreaking bestseller on how your capacity for insight and empathy allows you to make positive changes in your brain — and in your life. Daniel J. Siegel, widely recognised as a pioneer in the field of mental health, coined the term 'mindsight' to describe the innovative integration of brain science with the practice of psychotherapy. Combining the latest research findings with case studies from his practice, he demonstrates how mindsight can be applied to alleviate a range of psychological and interpersonal problems — from anxiety disorders to ingrained patterns of behaviour. With warmth and humour, Dr Siegel shows us how to observe the working of our minds, allowing us to understand why we think, feel, and act the way we do; and how, by following the proper steps, we can literally change the wiring and architecture of our brains. Both practical and profound, Mindsight offers exciting new proof that we have the ability — at any stage in our lives — to transform our thinking, our wellbeing, and our relationships. 'A must read-read for anyone who wishes to have a happier, more productive life.' Eugene Beresin, MD, professor of psychiatry, Harvard Medical School 'Relevant, utterly compelling, and even life-altering.' Jon Kabat-Zinn, PhD, author of Full Catastrophe Living 'A Daring plan of action for a wiser and kinder life.' Diane Ackerman, author of The Zookeeper's Wife

The Crowd

The Crowd
Author: Gustave Le Bon
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 219
Release: 1897
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: STANFORD:36105004881459
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The Whole Brain Child

The Whole Brain Child
Author: Daniel J. Siegel,Tina Payne Bryson
Publsiher: Delacorte Press
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2011-10-04
ISBN 10: 0553907255
ISBN 13: 9780553907254
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Whole Brain Child Book Review:

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • More than 1 million copies in print! • The authors of No-Drama Discipline and The Yes Brain explain the new science of how a child’s brain is wired and how it matures in this pioneering, practical book. “Simple, smart, and effective solutions to your child’s struggles.”—Harvey Karp, M.D. In this pioneering, practical book, Daniel J. Siegel, neuropsychiatrist and author of the bestselling Mindsight, and parenting expert Tina Payne Bryson offer a revolutionary approach to child rearing with twelve key strategies that foster healthy brain development, leading to calmer, happier children. The authors explain—and make accessible—the new science of how a child’s brain is wired and how it matures. The “upstairs brain,” which makes decisions and balances emotions, is under construction until the mid-twenties. And especially in young children, the right brain and its emotions tend to rule over the logic of the left brain. No wonder kids throw tantrums, fight, or sulk in silence. By applying these discoveries to everyday parenting, you can turn any outburst, argument, or fear into a chance to integrate your child’s brain and foster vital growth. Complete with age-appropriate strategies for dealing with day-to-day struggles and illustrations that will help you explain these concepts to your child, The Whole-Brain Child shows you how to cultivate healthy emotional and intellectual development so that your children can lead balanced, meaningful, and connected lives. “[A] useful child-rearing resource for the entire family . . . The authors include a fair amount of brain science, but they present it for both adult and child audiences.”—Kirkus Reviews “Strategies for getting a youngster to chill out [with] compassion.”—The Washington Post “This erudite, tender, and funny book is filled with fresh ideas based on the latest neuroscience research. I urge all parents who want kind, happy, and emotionally healthy kids to read The Whole-Brain Child. This is my new baby gift.”—Mary Pipher, Ph.D., author of Reviving Ophelia and The Shelter of Each Other “Gives parents and teachers ideas to get all parts of a healthy child’s brain working together.”—Parent to Parent

Mindsight

Mindsight
Author: Daniel J. Siegel
Publsiher: Scribe Publications
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2009-11-23
ISBN 10: 9781921753954
ISBN 13: 1921753951
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mindsight Book Review:

The groundbreaking bestseller on how your capacity for insight and empathy allows you to make positive changes in your brain — and in your life Daniel J. Siegel, widely recognised as a pioneer in the field of mental health, coined the term ‘mindsight’ to describe the innovative integration of brain science with the practice of psychotherapy. Combining the latest research findings with case studies from his practice, he demonstrates how mindsight can be applied to alleviate a range of psychological and interpersonal problems — from anxiety disorders to ingrained patterns of behaviour. With warmth and humour, Dr Siegel shows us how to observe the working of our minds, allowing us to understand why we think, feel, and act the way we do; and how, by following the proper steps, we can literally change the wiring and architecture of our brains. Both practical and profound, Mindsight offers exciting new proof that we have the ability — at any stage of our lives — to transform our thinking, our wellbeing, and our relationships.

Higher Status

Higher Status
Author: Jason Capital
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 300
Release: 2017-04-10
ISBN 10: 9781619615991
ISBN 13: 1619615991
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Higher Status Book Review:

When he was twenty-three, Jason Capital woke up one morning with only twenty-three dollars to his name, feeling stuck and overwhelmed. He realized that he wasn't going to win the game of life based on what he learned at school and from his parents. But Capital turned it around in less than a year by applying High Status techniques. He's now the World's #1 Success Trainer, and with the guidance he provides in this invaluable volume, you too can harness this cutting-edge technology, take control of your own destiny, and become a person of power, influence, and remarkable achievement.

Seeking Peace

Seeking Peace
Author: Mary Pipher, PhD
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2009-03-19
ISBN 10: 1101028637
ISBN 13: 9781101028636
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Seeking Peace Book Review:

"An absorbing chronicle of discovery" (Booklist) from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Reviving Ophelia and The Shelter of Each Other Like most lives, Mary Pipher’s is filled with glory and tragedy, chaos and clarity, love and abandonment. She spent her childhood in small Midwestern towns, the nurturing daughter of a doctor mother and a restless, jack-of-all-trades father. Later, as a wife, mother, and therapist, she was able to do what she most enjoyed: learn about the world and help others. But after the surprising success of Reviving Ophelia, she found herself overwhelmed by the demands on her time and attention. In 2002, Pipher experienced a meltdown. She realized that success and fame were harming her, and she began the long journey to a quieter, more meditative life that would carry her toward self-acceptance and joy. In Seeking Peace, Pipher tells her own remarkable story, and in the process reveals fundamental truths about our individual search for happiness and love. Candid, surprising and moving, Seeking Peace offers a map for our own journey toward a more fulfilling, more joyously lived life.

Descartes Meditations on First Philosophy

Descartes  Meditations on First Philosophy
Author: John Cottingham
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 188
Release: 2017-02-16
ISBN 10: 1107059208
ISBN 13: 9781107059207
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Descartes Meditations on First Philosophy Book Review:

This is an updated edition of John Cottingham's acclaimed translation of Descartes's philosophical masterpiece, including an abridgement of Descartes's Objections and Replies.

Brainstorm

Brainstorm
Author: Daniel J. Siegel MD
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2014-01-07
ISBN 10: 110163152X
ISBN 13: 9781101631522
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Brainstorm Book Review:

In this New York Times–bestselling book, Dr. Daniel Siegel shows parents how to turn one of the most challenging developmental periods in their children’s lives into one of the most rewarding. Between the ages of twelve and twenty-four, the brain changes in important and, at times, challenging ways. In Brainstorm, Dr. Daniel Siegel busts a number of commonly held myths about adolescence—for example, that it is merely a stage of “immaturity” filled with often “crazy” behavior. According to Siegel, during adolescence we learn vital skills, such as how to leave home and enter the larger world, connect deeply with others, and safely experiment and take risks. Drawing on important new research in the field of interpersonal neurobiology, Siegel explores exciting ways in which understanding how the brain functions can improve the lives of adolescents, making their relationships more fulfilling and less lonely and distressing on both sides of the generational divide.

Gifted Out of Sight Out of Mind

Gifted  Out of Sight  Out of Mind
Author: Marilyn Kaye
Publsiher: Macmillan
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2009-06-09
ISBN 10: 0753462834
ISBN 13: 9780753462836
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Gifted Out of Sight Out of Mind Book Review:

When nasty Amanda Beeson involuntarily switches bodies with unpopular Tracy Devon, she makes a surprising discovery about Tracy and her friends as she tries to improve Tracy's life in the hopes that this will allow her to switch back.

Mindsight

Mindsight
Author: Daniel Siegel
Publsiher: Oneworld Publications
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2011-04-01
ISBN 10: 9781851687930
ISBN 13: 1851687939
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mindsight Book Review:

Daniel Siegel coined the term 'mindsight' to describe the innovative integration of brain science with the practice of psychotherapy. Using interactive examples and case histories from his clinical practice, Dr Siegel shows how mindsight can be applied to alleviate a range of psychological and interpersonal problems. With warmth and humour, he shows us how to observe the working of our minds, allowing us to understand why we think, feel, and act the way we do, and how, by following the proper steps, we can literally change the wiring and architecture of our brains.

Blue Mind

Blue Mind
Author: Wallace J. Nichols
Publsiher: Little, Brown
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2014-07-22
ISBN 10: 0316252077
ISBN 13: 9780316252072
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Blue Mind Book Review:

A landmark book by marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols on the remarkable effects of water on our health and well-being. Why are we drawn to the ocean each summer? Why does being near water set our minds and bodies at ease? In BLUE MIND, Wallace J. Nichols revolutionizes how we think about these questions, revealing the remarkable truth about the benefits of being in, on, under, or simply near water. Combining cutting-edge neuroscience with compelling personal stories from top athletes, leading scientists, military veterans, and gifted artists, he shows how proximity to water can improve performance, increase calm, diminish anxiety, and increase professional success. BLUE MIND not only illustrates the crucial importance of our connection to water-it provides a paradigm shifting "blueprint" for a better life on this Blue Marble we call home.

Out of Sight Out of Mind

Out of Sight  Out of Mind
Author: John Podmore
Publsiher: Biteback Publishing
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2012-01-19
ISBN 10: 1849543003
ISBN 13: 9781849543002
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Out of Sight Out of Mind Book Review:

At the heart of his book is his conclusion that prison simply does not work, failing on three fundamental levels. The view of the popular media is that when prisoners are locked up they cannot commit crime. This is not true. Podmore shows how crime actually proliferates in prison, how serious organised crime is allowed to flourish there through bad management, and how the UK's prisons are a multi-million pound investment bank for the black economy. The public sees prison as a deterrent. This book shows that whilst it may deter the white, middle classes, for the majority of those behind bars it is merely a social tax, or as Norman Stanley Fletcher was told in Porridge, 'an occupational hazard'. It shows that for many across the spectrum of social exclusion it is a place of safety and preferable to life on the streets. Also, whatever spin is put on the figures it is clear that the majority of those leaving prison will quickly reoffend. OUT OF SIGHT, OUT OF MIND is a remarkable book that seeks to ignite a debate across society about a vital subject we ignore at our peril.