Some limits of trauma-focused energy psychology work

(by Phil Mollon, PhD) As the various modalities of energy psychology (EP) have developed, there has been a shift from an original phobia-based paradigm – as in the classic TFT case of ‘Mary’s fear of water’, and the early EFT example of ‘Dave’s fear of water’ – to one that is trauma-based, focused particularly upon […]

Next Time You Can’t Sleep, Try This.  Want to learn a great technique to help you sleep? You’re in the right place. This blog teaches you an easy tool you can use tonight to help you get the sleep you need. (by Sarah Murphy, LPC)  The Balance Hook-Up, also called the Wayne Cook Posture, is a technique that […]

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The Science of Tapping: What happens in our brains while we’re tapping? Results of an fMRI study

(by Sarah Murphy, LPC) A German study presents another possible explanation for why tapping is effective: bifocal emotional processing. This functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) study, conducted at Hannover Medical School in Germany by Dina Wittfoth and her colleagues, gives us a glimpse at what happens in our brains when we tap. The study adds […]