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Healing Trauma: Attachment, Mind, Body and Brain

Born out of the excitement of a convergence of ideas and passions, this book provides a synthesis of the work of researchers, clinicians, and theoreticians who are leaders in the field of trauma, attachment, and psychotherapy. As we move into the third millennium, the field of mental health is in an exciting position to bring together diverse ideas from a range of disciplines that illuminate our understanding of human experience: neurobiology, developmental psychology, traumatology, and systems theory. The contributors emphasize the ways in which the social environment, including relationships of childhood, adulthood, and the treatment milieu change aspects of the structure of the brain and ultimately alter the mind.

Daniel J. Siegel received his medical degree from Harvard University and completed his postgraduate medical education at UCLA with training in pediatrics and child, adolescent and adult psychiatry.  He served as a National Institute of Mental Health Research Fellow at UCLA, studying family interactions with an emphasis on how attachment experiences influence emotions, behaviour, autobiographical memory and narrative.

Dr. Siegel is currently clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine where he is on the faculty of the Center for Culture, Brain, and Development and the founding co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center. An award-winning educator, he is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and recipient of several honorary fellowships. Dr. Siegel is also the Executive Director of the Mindsight Institute.

Other titles by Daniel Siegel

Healing Moments in Psychotherapy

The Whole-Brain Child

The Developing Mind: How Relationships and the Brain Interact to Shape Who We Are (Second Edition) (Hardback)

The Mindful Therapist

The Mindful Brain

Healing Trauma: Attachment, Mind, Body and Brain

Mindsight: The New Science of Personal Transformation

Parenting From the Inside Out

Pocket Guide to Interpersonal Neurobiology

The Healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development & Clinical Practice

CD: Mindfulness and the Brain

Healing Trauma: Attachment, Mind, Body and Brain

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