By Stanislav Grof, Richard D. Mann
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Author note: Richard D. Mann [Series Editor]
Summarizes Grof's stories and observations from greater than 40 years of analysis into non-ordinary states of consciousness.
This available and finished evaluation of the paintings of Stanislav Grof, one of many founders of transpersonal psychology, used to be in particular written to acquaint beginners along with his paintings. Serving as a summation of his profession and former works, this solely new ebook is the resource to introduce Grof's huge, immense contributions to the fields of psychiatry and psychology, specifically his imperative inspiration of holotropic adventure, the place holotropic indicates "moving towards wholeness." Grof keeps that the present uncomplicated assumptions and ideas of psychology and psychiatry require an intensive revision in response to the extensive and systematic study of holotropic event. He means that a thorough internal transformation of humanity and an increase to a better point of cognizance will be humankind's merely genuine desire for the future.
“It’s infrequent to discover a textbook that's either super informative and relaxing to learn. Psychology of the Future needs to be one of many first ones I’ve ever come upon … each one bankruptcy introduced a wholly new suggestion, idea, or approach that used to be simply as enticing because the prior one.” — Dr. Tami Brady, TCM Reviews
"This booklet is by way of a pioneering genius in recognition examine. It provides the entire spectrum of Grof's rules, from his earliest mappings of utilizing LSD psychotherapy, to his medical paintings with humans dealing with demise, to his newer paintings with holotropic respiring, to his most up-to-date options concerning the cosmological implications of realization study and the customers for facing an rising planetary quandary. Grof has continuously been probably the most unique thinkers within the transpersonal box, and his creativity has saved velocity with the adulthood of his total vision." -- Michael Washburn, writer of Transpersonal Psychology in Psychoanalytic Perspective
"Grof bargains a great contribution to the ever-growing debate in regards to the nature of human recognition and in regards to the position of humankind within the cosmos. If extra psychiatrists may be persuaded that human attention transcends the restrictions of the actual mind, and as an alternative is yet a facet of what may possibly most sensible be defined as 'cosmic consciousness,' shall we not just anticipate remedy modalities to alter, yet shall we additionally count on the potential for culture-wide rethinking of the elemental presuppositions of recent cosmology, the cosmology that grounds Western associations, ideologies, and ideology in regards to the nature of personhood." -- Michael E. Zimmerman, writer of Contesting Earth's destiny: Radical Ecology and Postmodernity