The Pocket Guide to The Polyvagal Theory
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The Pocket Guide to The Polyvagal Theory : The Transformative Power of Feeling Safe

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The polyvagal theory explains the biological origins of a variety of social behaviors and emotional disorders. This book distills that theory into practical clinical tips, explaining its relevance to the social engagement system and offering clinical examples, including cases of trauma and autism.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 139.7 x 209.55 x 20mm | 402g
  • New York, United States
  • English
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  • 0393707873
  • 9780393707878
  • 14,298

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The Pocket Guide to the Polyvagal Theory offers clinicians in-depth practical insights of Stephen Porges' important Polyvagal framework that illuminate the nature of how our lives are shaped by the intricate structures of the brain in interaction with the social world surrounding us. In this helpful volume are words of wisdom from a caring and brilliant scientist who brings to our work powerful new applications based on careful research and conceptualizations that can transform how we carry out the practice of psychotherapy with a wide range of individuals.--Daniel J. Siegel, MD, Executive Director, Mindsight Institute, author of: Brainstorm, Mindsight, and Mind
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About Stephen 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. He lives in Bloomington, Indiana.
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