Counseling and Neurology: Mindsight by D. Siegel

Date: 7/9/2020
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Type: Lecture
Topic: neurology
Organization: Reformation Resources
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A Critical Appraisal of Mindsight: The New Science of Transformation, Daniel J. Siegel
Gregg Strawbridge, Ph.D.

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    Significant changes are taking shape in the world of secular, clinical psychiatry. An expanding group of theorists and practitioners are distinguishing the mind from the brain in order to harness the adaptiveness of the brain to counseling therapies for mental health. This is a helpful move away from hardcore materialism. An expanding universe of studies flood the literature on mental health. While some “blame it on the brain,” others claim to “fix our broken brains,” but Daniel J. Siegel primarily seeks to explain and integrate our disrupted brains. The better integration of our neural functions through “mindsight,” is the psychiatric approach pioneered by Siegel. Mindsight: The New Science of Transformation (Random House, 2010) expands, illustrates and explicates the field of “interpersonal neurobiology.”

 

Gregg Strawbridge Gregg Strawbridge, Ph.D., is the pastor of All Saints Church in Lancaster, PA. He became a committed follower of Jesus Christ at age 20, discipled in the context of a University Navigator Ministry. As a result of personal discipleship he went on to study at Columbia Biblical Seminary (M.A., Columbia, SC, 1990), as well as receive a Ph.D. in education and philosophy... read more