From Lunatic Charlatans to Crackpot Mental Health Therapy

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) Do you remember the Wikipedia scandal when Jimmy Wales called us lunatic charlatans? Well the radical skeptics are at it again. This time it was in Forbes online magazine. The commentary was titled, “You Won’t Believe The Government Is Supporting This Crackpot Mental Health Therapy”. It bemoaned the fact that […]

Deconstructing the Six Anti-scientific Strategies for Denying A Highly Effective Therapy (Energy Psychology)

(By Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) Many people ask me, “Why isn’t energy psychology being used by the Veterans Adminstration for PTSD?” or “Why isn’t EP used more for anxiety?” One factor inhibiting the translation of EP into wide practice has been the vehement and negative reviews by a small number of biased academic writers to […]