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 […]

Is Stone-Age Therapy Failing our Veterans?

The TV show 60 Minutes recently aired an episode highlighting a “NEW” treatment for PTSD in the VA. No, it wasn’t energy psychology. It was a seriously out-of-date therapy that does not work that well, and is very painful – and they’re calling it new! Why is it that our young men and women get […]

Energy Medicine Goes to Washington by Helen McConnell

“Many of us have given up on the political process as a hopeless boondoggle of toxic energy…” The quote is from the 2013 ACEP Conference Handbook, describing the Invited Presentation entitled “The Energetics of Healthy Politics,” and pretty much summing up my own feelings about politics. The Conference literature went on to say “Learn how, as […]