We are psychologists specializing in meditation, hypnotherapy, and neuroscience. We are authors of 28 books, many of them bestsellers. Our most recent books are The Yoga and Mindfulness Therapy Workbook (PESI, 2014), The Tao of Bipolar (New Harbinger, 2013), Neuroscience for Clinicians (Springer, 2012), Zen Meditation in Psychotherapy (Wiley, 2011), Neuro-Hypnosis (Norton, 2010), Meditation and Yoga in Psychotherapy: Techniques for Clinical Practice (Wiley, 2010), The Dao of Neuroscience (Norton, 2010), and Meditation for Therapists and Their Clients (Norton, 2009). Our books have more than 20 foreign editions and have won numerous awards.
We have been practicing psychotherapy for more than three decades and have taught our meditative and hypnotic methods to facilitate mind-brain change in people of all ages. We have been involved in neuroscience for more than fifteen years and teach Tae Chun Do, a martial art that includes yoga mindfulness, meditation, and breathing to address mind, body, and spirit. We present seminars and workshops all around the world. We also teach at professional conferences, state mental hospitals, and university campuses. We speak to popular audiences and have appeared on radio programs through out the United States and Canada. We have performed psychotherapy research and studied personally with psychotherapy masters, including Milton H. Erickson, Jerome D. Frank, Carl Rogers, Lawrence Kubie, and Ernest Rossi. Our Eastern philosophy influence along with our commitment to continual learning and therapeutic effectiveness has helped us to look at things through the crystal of a unique vision, which we extend to you with warmth and clarity in our books, seminars, and this webpage.
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Add a meditation to your practice from the comfort of your own home! Gain a clear understanding about meditation as you also experience of the different forms of meditation for yourself. Learn how best to apply them for many psychological problems. Learn how meditation alters the brain in healing ways. This class informs and uplifts!
We will answer questions during the course and also offer a live question and answer period toward the end. Earn 12.5 CEs! REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! CLICK HERE
We will be leading the following events:
1) An all-day workshop on using neuroscience for clinical practice and enhancing your own brain too!
2) A two-hour workshop on hypnosis and the brain, with techniques for eliciting positive unconscious brain processes hypnotically, for therapy
3) A clinical demonstration showing how to use mindfulness with a client
4) A dialogue on hypnosis and neuroscience with Carol Kershaw and Bill Wade
Learn principles of hypnosis for therapy and how hypnosis changes the brain in healing ways. Experience the use of direct and indirect suggestion, methods for going into and coming out of trance, and ways to activate positive unconscious processes for therapeutic change for psychological problems.
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Join us for an intensive weekend of hypnosis training that you can take home and use! Self-Hypnosis for Natural Mind-Brain Transformation Friday night -Sunday morning, Dates coming soon!
Discover useful methods for bringing the latest neuroscience research into your practice. With interactive demonstrations in multiple dimensions and modalities, you will have fun as you gain an understanding of the brain and how it can be enhanced for your clients and yourself.
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Transformation through Neuroscience:
Enhance Your Brain to Reach Your Potential
Esalen Institute, Big Sur, California April 21-23
This workshop activates your brain resources so that you may become your personal best. Have fun as you gain a felt understanding of key nervous system structures, functions, and pathways that demystify the complexities of brain science. Experience brain-enhancing methods to overcome stress and foster well-being and renewal.
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Published by PESI/CMI
The Tao of Bipolar:
Using Meditation and Mindfulness to Find Balance and Peace
Released: April 1, 2013
192 pages $16.95
"The book nurtures the mind, body, and spirit of every reader, satisfies the need for sound knowledge, and gives the pleasure of reading a well-written book enriched by metaphors and cases."
psychologist, psychotherapist, and the president-elect of the Europeacn Society of Hypnosis