The Mindful Therapist: A Clinician's Guide To Mindsight And Neural Integration

Hardcover | April 27, 2010

byDaniel J. Siegel

not yet rated|write a review
An integrated state of mindful awareness is crucial to achieving mental health. Daniel J. Siegel, an internationally recognized expert on mindfulness and therapy, reveals practical techniques that enable readers to harness their energies to promote healthy minds within themselves and their clients. He charts the nine integrative functions that emerge from the profoundly interconnecting circuits of the brain, including bodily regulation, attunement, emotional balance, response flexibility, fear extinction, insight, empathy, morality, and intuition.

A practical, direct-immersion, high-emotion, low-techno-speak book, The Mindful Therapist engages readers in a personal and professional journey into the ideas and process of mindful integration that lie at the heart of health and nurturing relationships.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$29.41 online
$39.00 list price (save 24%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25
Prices may vary. why?
Please call ahead to confirm inventory.

From the Publisher

An integrated state of mindful awareness is crucial to achieving mental health. Daniel J. Siegel, an internationally recognized expert on mindfulness and therapy, reveals practical techniques that enable readers to harness their energies to promote healthy minds within themselves and their clients. He charts the nine integrative functi...

Daniel J. Siegel, MD is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and completed his postgraduate medical education at UCLA with training in pediatrics and child, adolescent, and adult psychiatry. He is currently a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine, founding co-director of UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Cente...

other books by Daniel J. Siegel

The Whole-brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies To Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind
The Whole-brain Child: 12 Revolutionary Strategies To N...

Paperback|Sep 11 2012

$11.51 online$21.00list price(save 45%)
No-drama Discipline: The Whole-brain Way To Calm The Chaos And Nurture Your Child's Developing Mind
No-drama Discipline: The Whole-brain Way To Calm The Ch...

Paperback|Jul 12 2016

$19.79 online$22.00list price(save 10%)
Brainstorm: The Power And Purpose Of The Teenage Brain
Brainstorm: The Power And Purpose Of The Teenage Brain

Paperback|Aug 4 2015

$16.00 online$21.95list price(save 27%)
see all books by Daniel J. Siegel
Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 9.5 × 6.3 × 0.9 inPublished:April 27, 2010Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0393706451

ISBN - 13:9780393706451

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Mindful Therapist: A Clinician's Guide To Mindsight And Neural Integration

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

In my 40 years of practice, I can count on one hand the number of books I would call seminal. After reading The Mindful Therapist, that number just increased by one. Scientifically grounded, evidence-based, compassionate, and exquisitely human, this approach will fundamentally change the way we do psychotherapy. I hope everyone who practices our craft reads this book, and I hope they read it often. — Daniel Gottlieb, PhD, Host, "Voices in the Family," WHYY FM RadioDr. Dan Siegel absolutely gets it—the synthesis of psychotherapy and neuroscience—and translates it into engaging prose, pithy acronyms, and compelling practices. The Mindful Therapist is an irresistible, inspiring guide to cultivating our healing presence. — John C. Norcross, PhD, ABPP, President, APA Society of Clinical PsychologyThe internationally renowned Dan Siegel has written a truly wonderful book on the essence and process of psychotherapy. Developing his unique neurophysiological approach to empathy, mindfulness, and change, and illuminating the importance of therapist presence, openness, attunement and resonance, Siegel writes with deep compassion and scholarly wisdom. A source of deep reflection and learning, this book is a gift to new and old therapists alike. Our understanding of the micro-skills of the therapeutic endeavor has been significantly advanced. — Paul Gilbert, PhD, author of The Compassionate Mind and professor of Clinical Psychology, University of Derby, UK[A]n in-depth resource, encapsulating both the essence and the process of a unique, neurophysiological approach to psychotherapy. — USABP Newsletter[T]hose of us interested in mindfulness, both for ourselves and for our clients, will find this book a vault of new discoveries…an excellent resource and training manual….Siegel has set up the exercises to benefit both therapists and their clients; this approach gives even more value to the book….[C]ould be used by couples working through problems, professors attempting to better connect with their students, employees wishing to relate to their bosses, or even just everyday people seeking to improve their relationships with those around them. — Philosophical Practice