Whereas other books on the subject describe the condition as inherited, Dr. Gabor Maté believes that our social and emotional environments play a key role in. In this breakthrough guide to understanding, treating, and healing Attention Deficit Disorder, Dr. Gabor Maté, an adult with ADD and the father of three ADD. Scattered Minds: A New Look at the Origins and Healing of Attention Deficit Disorder [Gabor Mate] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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His radical findings – based on decades of work with patients challenged by catastrophic drug addiction and mental illness – are reframing how we view all gabr development. He presents it not as a discrete phenomenon confined to a weak-willed few but as a continuum that runs through and even underpins our society. Can a person literally die of loneliness?

In this culmination of his life’s work, Peter A. Levine draws on scatteed broad experience as a clinician, a student of comparative brain research, a stress scientist, and a keen observer of the naturalistic animal world to explain the nature and transformation of trauma in the body, brain and psyche.

In an Unspoken Voice is based on the idea that trauma is neither a disease nor a disorder but rather an injury caused by fright, helplessness, and loss that can be healed by engaging our innate capacity to scatteref high states of arousal and intense emotions.

An essential guide for recognizing, preventing, and healing childhood trauma from infancy through adolescence – what parents, educators, and health professionals can do. Attention deficit disorder ADD is a national health crisis that continues to grow gaboe yet it remains one of the most misunderstood and incorrectly treated illnesses today. Amen, MD was one of the first to identify that there are multiple types beyond just purely hyperactive or inattentive ADD, each requiring a different treatment.

Now, in this all-new, revised edition, Dr. Amen again employs the latest medical advances gaborr the field, including the largest brain imaging study ever completed on patients with ADD.

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Waking the Tiger offers a new and hopeful vision of trauma. It views the human animal as a unique being, endowed with an instinctual capacity. It asks and answers an intriguing question: Why are animals in the wild, though threatened routinely, rarely traumatized? By understanding the dynamics that make wild animals virtually immune to traumatic symptoms, the mystery of human trauma is revealed.

NARM is a somatically based psychotherapy that helps bring into awareness the parts of self that are disorganized and dysfunctional. Wes Crenshaw offers thirteen principles for successful living with ADD and ADHD drawn from twenty-two years of experience and 23, hours of clinical discussions with hundreds of interesting clients. Written in an entertaining, conversational style for readers aged fifteen to thirty, Dr.

Wes pulls no punches in confronting the cognitive, social, emotional, and academic pitfalls people with ADD face every day. In Trauma and Memorybest-selling author Dr. Can we trust our memories? While some argue that traumatic memories are unreliable and not useful, others insist that we absolutely must rely on memory to make sense of past experience.

Scattered: How Attention Deficit Disorder Originates and What You Can Do About It

Levine suggests that there are elements of truth in both camps. From elementary schools to psychotherapy offices, mindfulness meditation is an sxattered mainstream practice. At the same time, trauma remains a fact of life.

Drawing on a decade of research and clinical experience, psychotherapist and educator David Treleaven shows that mindfulness meditation – practiced without an awareness of trauma – can exacerbate symptoms of traumatic stress. This raises a crucial question: How can we minimize the potential dangers of mindfulness for survivors while leveraging its powerful benefits?


From the New York Times best-selling author of Chasing the Screammwte radically new way of thinking about depression and anxiety. What really causes depression and anxiety – and how can we really solve them? This eloquent book translates attachment theory and research into an innovative framework that grounds adult psychotherapy in the facts of childhood development.

Advancing a model of treatment as transformation through relationship, the author integrates attachment theory sdattered neuroscience, trauma studies, relational psychotherapy, and the psychology of mindfulness. This best-selling classic presents seminal theory and research matee post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD. Together, the leading editors and contributors comprehensively examine how trauma affects an individual’s biology, conceptions of the world, and psychological functioning.

Key topics include why certain people cope successfully with traumatic experiences while others do not, the neurobiological sacttered underlying PTSD symptomatology, and enduring questions surrounding traumatic memories and dissociation. Internal Family Systems IFS therapy is scatteeed revolutionary method that allows us to meet and gaor with the many distinct parts of our psyche.

Richard Schwartz reveals how this powerful system can serve us on the spiritual journey. In this six-session audio course, he offers innovative practices to help you heal and harmonize the wounded facets of your self – and in doing so, reconnect with the greater Self that is your true, divine nature. If you think your brain and mind are one, think again. According to the interpersonal neurobioligy pioneer Daniel J. Siegel, the mind actually emerges out of the interaction between your brain and relationships.

Now, with The Neurobiology of “We”Dr. Siegel invites you on a journey to discover this revolutionary new model of human development – one that can positively transform trauma, move you from stress to calm and equanimity, and promote well-being for you, your family, or even your community. Drawing on more than 30 years of experience as a craniosacral therapist and Rolfer, Stanley Rosenberg explores the crucial role that the vagus nerve plays in determining our psychological and emotional states and explains that a myriad of common psychological and physical symptoms.

If you’ve ever wondered why Putin is so obsessed with Crimea, why the USA was destined to become a global superpower or why China’s power base continues to expand ever outwards, the answers are all here.

In 10 chapters, using essays and occasionally the personal experiences of the widely travelled author, Prisoners of Geography looks at the past, present and future to offer an essential insight into one of the major factors that determines world history.

Never before has world-renowned psychoanalyst Alice Miller examined so persuasively the long-range consequences of childhood abuse on the body. Using the experiences of her patients along with the biographical stories of literary giants such as Virginia Woolf, Franz Kafka, and Marcel Proust, Miller shows how a child’s humiliation, impotence, and bottled rage will manifest itself as adult illness – be it cancer, stroke, or other debilitating diseases.

Written from the inside by a person who himself has ADD, with the wisdom gained through years of medical practice and research, Scattered Minds explodes the myth of ADD as a genetically based illness, offering real hope and advice for children and adults who live with this disorder. This has to be one of the best books I have listened to. As a therapist this book and Dr Mates work is absolutely game changing.

A must read for any one working in the mental and emotional health industry. Fantastic, empathetic, well-researched and important work. Daniel Mate is one of my most favourite narrators. Listened to it straight through. Puts adhd in a monumental different perspective and addresses the real issues.


Opens up for understanding, compassion and curiosity as means of healing instead of a quick fix. Relevant for anyone interested in family dynamics and personal growth. Neither myself nor my kids are diagnosed with add. But the description of how anxiety arises in kids and how the attachment relationship can be disturbed are just so valuable.

And even I think add is not an either you got it or not. It is actually a scale and certain traits at certain time will surface in almost everyone. So I found it very helpful just to get a better understanding of humans in general.

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I loved the way it was red with beautiful intonation to make it interesting and easy to listen. Thanks to all involved!

I have many insights maet how I act, and what my needs are from this insightful reference. I intend to refer back to many chapters as I attend to myself. I have recommended this book since I started reading it the audio version was great to have!!

I learn better with audio and visual! Would you listen to Scattered Minds again? This book is becoming my bible! I would recommend it to someone. Read beautifully like it gabof from the author. Very sympathetic advice which challened me every day. Finally a lot of things make sense.

I work with the public, not in the way most gabof do so Scatteredd thought by listening to this book I’d realise a better understanding of the individuals I meet. Now that I’m done I have a better understanding of myself and my own failings. Really is a book everyone should make time for! I can’t recommend this book highly enough, as with all Dr. Mate’s books he has mixed science with extremely readable material.

I have in quick succession read all of Dr. Mate’s books, each one of them has been really illuminating and given me a great deal of food for thought. The narration by Daniel Mate is flawless and just adds to the satisfying experience of listening to the book.

Such a relief to know that the cause of ADD can be addressed. I only wish the methods needed to facilitate the brain rewiring itself were more clear and concise and less woven into the overall narrative. If you decide to listen to this book, have a pen and paper handy to make notes when the gabpr are mentioned. Ultimately, you will need a family based therapist to help you rewire if you or your child has ADD, and he explains why.

Brought the audiobook so I could listen whilst I walked. Could relate to the author as he has ADD as well and had his own personal anecdotes and perspectives Virtually mats of the symptoms I could relate to. Some to a lesser degree as over decades I’ve used different techniques to lessen its impact on me.

Previously I was chunking together pieces of the puzzle blindfolded. Now I’ve finally have been shown the picture of the jigsaw box. Post Hypnotic Press Inc.

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