Clear Past Traumas vs. Create Positive Futures: And the Winner Is…

(By Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) The other day I was having a discussion with colleague Michael Reddy. The following question came up. When it comes to understanding true change and healing, which is more effective: creating powerful positive intentions and visualization about the future, or clearing the negative effects of past traumatic events that hold […]

Is energy psychology a cure for a world on Prozac?

(By Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) In the most recent issue of the Psychotherapy Networker, there is a long article on the history of psychoactive medication that I highly recommend you read. For over 100 years pharmaceutical companies have been peddling mind-altering drugs to solve whatever ails people, usually with the blessings of the medical community.   […]

New VA Bill May Help Veterans Get Energy Psychology Treatment

(By Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) On Monday afternoon, July 28th, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Rep. Jeff Miller (R-FL), chairs of their chambers’ respective veterans’ committees, announced a $17 billion compromise bill to fix widespread problems at the VA. The bill would allow veterans to seek private medical care outside the VA system if they […]