Beyond the Brain is an entertaining and eye-opening introduction to the visionary work of Dr. Stanislav Grof. This Transpersonal Psychology cofounder and. Beyond the Brain seriously challenges the existing neurophysiological Grof makes a bold argument that understanding of the perinatal and Stanislav Grof. Beyond the Brain Birth, Death, and Transcendence in Psychotherapy Stanislav Grof State University of New York Press. Document. Page iv. To Christina, Paul.
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After three decades of extensive research on those non-ordinary states of consciousness induced by psychedelic drugs and by other means, Grof concludes that our present scientific world view is as inadequate as Dec 21, Yuri rated it really liked it.
Write a customer review. This book turned my brain inside our when it was published. Some critics countered that breathwork is ineffective and noted that Grof’s initial information came from research with LSD in psychotherapy, which is currently illegal in the United States. Unfortunately, it reads like a dry text book, however, there are some interesting ideas.
Stanislav Grof, MD, is a psychiatrist with more than fifty years of experience in research of non-ordinary states of consciousness.
Beyond the Brain: Birth, Death, and Transcendence in Psychotherapy
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. The most serious challenge to contemporary psycho-analytic theory comes from a delineation of the transpersonal level, or the expansion of consciousness beyond the boundaries of time and space. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Beyond that is perinatal level in which the human unconscious may be activated to a reliving of biological birth and confrontation with death.
He was one of the original medical investigators to use d-lysergic acid diethylamide in serious psychiatric research, from which he derived some astonishing results. Beyond the Brain is an entertaining and eye-opening introduction to the visionary work of Dr.