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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Beyond the Brain: Birth, Death, and Transcendence in Psychotherapy by Stanislav Grof

Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. It’s very well written, by a man who knows his subject, and I certainly don’t mean to say it’s not a good book.

My review of Meditations on the Tarot here: References to beain book The Mind Map Book: Stanislav Grof is known as a pioneer in psychedelic therapy. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Still Tbe would recommend the book, because it just might wake people up to a brave new world 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 many of its historical predecessors.

Lilit rated it liked it Oct 04, Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. In this book he gives a summary, almost encyclopedic knowledge of the various schools of psychology and a review of various consciousness technologies, including mention beyknd the resulting visions, trances or mystical experiences.


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Please try again later. It’s all about LSD used in a controlled setting. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Also included is a history of Nazism grot the horrible conditions inmates in the concentration camps were subjected to.

I first encountered Stanislav Grof in the late ‘seventies at a seminar held in Pacific Grove, California.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. I would not recommend this book to someone who isn’t already somewhat familiar with Grof’s work. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

Jul 16, Roger Buck rated it liked it. Stanislav Grof discusses, introduces some great ideas.

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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. Grof makes a bold argument that understanding of the perinatal and transpersonal levels changes much of how we view both mental illness and mental health.

In this pioneering work, he proposes a new model of the human psyche that takes account of his findings. Lumpy Dirtball rated it really liked it Oct 10, No eBook available Amazon. Jun 19, Cheryl added it. A provocative introduction to the work of a co-founder of Transpersonal Psychology. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


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He is currently Professor of Psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies, conducts professional training programs in holotropic breathwork, and gives lectures and seminars worldwide. In this book, he beyons of paradigms–the model of reality that scientists work within, accepting certain basic assumptions.

Grof was featured in the film Entheogen: Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Sep 25, D Finch rated it liked it Shelves: Showing of 15 reviews. Building on his observations while conducting LSD research and on Otto Rank’s theory of birth trauma, Grof constructed a theoretical framework for pre- and perinatal psychology and transpersonal psychology in which LSD trips and other powerfully emotional experiences were mapped onto on Grof is known for his early studies of LSD and its effects on the psyche—the field of psychedelic psychotherapy.

I swear to you, this book put me to sleep every time I picked it up.