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Psychotherapy From The Inside Out: The Brain Of The Mindful Therapist
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$129.99 USD
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  1. Identify the nine forms of neural integration that emerge from interpersonal neurobiology.
  2. Discuss the overlap among psychotherapy, attachment relationships, mindful practices, and the integrative functions of the middle aspect of the prefrontal cortex.
  3. Describe how, according to neural plasticity, the focus of attention can alter the structure and function of the brain.
  4. Discuss how insight and empathy emerge within the circuits of the brain.
  5. Name concrete ways to promote neural integration within oneself as a clinician and within clients in the therapeutic relationship.
  6. Discuss how self-awareness, autonoetic consciousness, and mental time travel all describe the ways the brain attempts to make sense of itself.
  7. Explain how state integration works.
  8. Discuss the role of the prefrontal cortex in temporal integration.
  9. Describe how the therapist’s should review his or her own attachment history in order to become a better therapist.
  10. Explain how "Transpirational" integration differs from other integrative processes.
  11. Describe therapeutic applications of integrative processes.
  12. Describe “snagging the brain” as an intervention approach.


Session 1:

  • An Overview
  • Neural integration of the therapist's own brain
  • Healing relationships

Session 2:

  • Integration of Consciousness
  • How to develop receptive awareness
  • Attentional focus and the "hub of the mind"

Session 3:

  • Vertical Integration: The Embodied Mind
  • Connecting the wisdom of the body and reflections of the mind
  • Assessing nonverbal signals, somatic responses
  • Insight and empathy

Session 4:

  • Bilateral Integration
  • Differentiated processes of left and right brain
  • How to integrate separate elements of cerebral processing

Session 5:

  • Memory Integration
  • Implicit memory
  • How the past biases present experiences

Session 6:

  • Narrative Integration
  • Passive or active as authors of our lives
  • Deeper meaning of how our story is embedded in the brain

Session 7:

  • State Integration
  • Linking many different brain states
  • How therapist opens to the states of the client's brain

Session 8:

  • Temporal Integration
  • Confronting the reality of time
  • Embracing the reality of death

Session 9:

  • Interpersonal Integration
  • Therapist's history of relationship
  • Early attachment experiences and healing intimate connections

Session 10:

  • "Transpirational" Integration
  • Neural basis of the unity of all things
  • Beyond the bodily-define self

Session 11:

  • Overview of Neural Integration
  • Review of therapeutic applications of integrative processes

Session 12:

  • Mindsight
  • Interpersonal neurobiology as a framework
  • Insight and empathy to nurture healing in ourselves and others


Daniel J. Siegel, M.D., is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and completed his postgraduate medical education at UCLA with training in pediatrics and child, adolescent, and adult psychiatry. He is currently a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine, founding co-director of UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center, founding co-investigator at the UCLA Center for Culture, Brain and Development, and executive director of the Mindsight Institute, an educational center devoted to promoting insight, compassion, and empathy in individuals, families, institutions, and communities.

Dr. Siegel’s psychotherapy practice spans thirty years, and he has published extensively for the professional audience. He serves as the Founding Editor for the Norton Professional Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology which includes over three dozen textbooks. Dr. Siegel’s books include Mindsight, Pocket Guide to Interpersonal Neurobiology, The Developing Mind, Second Edition, The Mindful Therapist, The Mindful Brain, Parenting form the Inside Out (with Mary Hartzell, M.Ed.), and the three New York Times bestsellers: Brainstorm, The Whole-Brain Child (with Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D.), and his latest No-Drama Discipline (with Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D). He has been invited to lecture for the King of Thailand, Pope John Paul II, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Google University, and TEDx. For more information about his educational programs and resources, please visit:

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Dr. Daniel J. Siegel is a clinical professor at the UCLA School of Medicine. He is the executive director of the Mindsight Institute. He is an author for W.W. Norton publishing and receives royalties. He is an author for Bantam publishing and receives royalties. He is an author for Guilford Press and receives royalties. He is an author for Tarcher/Penguin and receives royalties. He is an author for Random House and receives royalties. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-Financial: Dr. Daniel J Siegel has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
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