Latest edition of the Human Givens Journal out now – Vol 24, No 1
Date posted: 03/07/2017
The latest edition of the Human Givens Journal celebrates 20 years of human givens with a look back at everything that's been achieved since the term 'human givens' was first coined.
It also features articles from: Martin Dunn, Julie Carter, Inga Springell, Simon McCarthy-Hughes and Gavin Jinks. Ian Thomson, Judith Desbonne and Denise Winn each describe working with a particularly challenging problem in the article Therapist’s casebook. Regular columnist Pat Williams reflects on why word stealing seems so acceptable to many.
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Explore our articles and interviews
In the first of what will become an annual feature, Ian Thomson, deputy chair of the HGI’s Registration and Professional Standards Committee (RPSC), shares learning points from cases presented within the past year for adjudication or advice.
Keith Abrahams describes how applying the human givens approach to his business has boosted both morale and productivity.
Treatmenta for schizophrenia that involve no drugs, or only low doses of them, urgently need investigation, suggests Dr Tim Calton, lecturer in psychiatry at the University of Nottingham, and colleagues.
Ivan Tyrrell talks to Anne Glyn-Jones author of "Holding up a Mirror" about the dynamics of history that eventually lead to the destruction of security, prosperity and artistic achievement.
Emily Gajewski describes how, as a therapist in private practice, she helped a client overcome the psychotic delusions that were keeping her trapped.
When we react excessively to events, major or minor, we may be victims of a primitive survival mechanism gone awry, suggests Joe Griffin. Despite often causing years of distress, it can be treated successfully — and usually remarkably quickly.
THE pain–pleasure recall principle also explains the well-known phenomenon of conditioned taste aversion, which has always presented a problem for classical conditioning.
Lorraine Debnam describes how she used her chance to bring psychological help to Rwandan street children.
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