Clinical Applications of the Polyvagal Theory

Clinical Applications of the Polyvagal Theory : The Emergence of Polyvagal-Informed Therapies

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This comprehensive edited collection brings together accomplished therapists, including those who work with children, EMDR, medical trauma, energy psychology, grief and more. All offer clinical examples that show how the polyvagal theory provides a neurophysiological model to better understand clinical features and improve communication with clients.
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  • Hardback | 464 pages
  • 165 x 244 x 36mm | 814g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1324000503
  • 9781324000501
  • 70,239

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"... this collection of papers is an extraordinarily interesting exploration of the theory in practice." -- SCAP
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About Stephen W. Porges

Stephen W. Porges, PhD, originator of polyvagal theory, is a Distinguished University Scientist and the founding director of the Kinsey Institute Traumatic Stress Research Consortium at Indiana University, and is also a professor of psychiatry at the University of North Carolina and a co-founder of the Polyvagal Institute. He lives in Atlantic Beach, Florida. Deb Dana, LCSW, lectures internationally on polyvagal theory and is the leading translator of this scientific work to the public and mental health professionals. She lives in Portland, Maine, and Chicago, Illinois.
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