Energy Psychology: An Integrated Neuroscience Paradigm

A poll of ACEP membership found that the thing most members want to know about is the science behind energy psychology. With that in mind, here is a video of Dr. Robert Schwarz (in conversation with Michael DeMolina) creating a coherent neuroscience frame for why EP works. Included is a description of three interlocking brain processes […]

Thought Field Therapy vs. CBT for Trauma: Results of a Small Study

(by Sarah Murphy, LPC) Here’s a little nugget from the research on energy psychology, also known as cognitive somatic energy practices. Thought-field therapy (TFT) is a well-researched form of energy psychology. Cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) is a popular and widely researched modality in the world of mental health. Each modality has its place in therapeutic […]

“I remember but I don’t feel upset”: How energy psychology facilitates memory reconsolidation

(by Sarah Murphy, LPC) One of the best things about being an energy psychology practitioner is seeing that look of wonder in our clients’ eyes when their traumatic memories are no longer traumatic. “I remember it, but I don’t feel upset about it,” they say. It’s the kind of experience that makes this profession so […]