New Psychoanalytic Theory Books
Here are some new psychoanalytic books being published in late 2016. If you’re interested, have a look into the summary of these books. Via this link you’ll also be regularly informed about new publications on psychoanalysis.
How to improve project-based learning
In today’s educational environment, students are expected to collaborate, think critically, and work together to develop innovative projects and answers to complex questions. But the gains in student engagement and achievement are immeasurable.
In general there’s a good support for project-based learning if you take the four suggestions which will follow now as a guideline:
- Begin at the end
- Help students to develop questions
- Help students to think like an expert
- Help students to present, to publish and to perform
This kind of project-based learning is also a fun-way for teachers and students to facilitate learning and to be self-engaged.
The Struggle for Identity in a Market-Based Society
Neoliberal success is equated with profit and human beings are understood “naturally” to be competitive, selfish, and unethical (hence the avalanche of evaluation and rules). But, following behavioral biologist Frans de Waal, Verhaeghe suggests that altruism as well as aggression ………..
Neoliberalism is creating loneliness
What greater indictment of a system could there be than an epidemic of mental illness? Yet plagues of anxiety, stress, depression, social phobia, eating disorders, self-harm and loneliness now strike people down all over the world. The latest, catastrophic figures for children’s mental health ………….
2017—Trump—Are We Ready To Rise?
Donald Trump is to democracy what 2008 was to capitalism: a profound wake-up call reminding us that the system is broken and in urgent need of an “upgrade” that will bring it up to speed with the challenges of our time. There is a disruption in three acts so to say. — So anything is possible in 2017.
But dont forget: Experience is not what happens to us—but what we do with what happens to us. It’s that inner doing—that inner choice—where the future of this planet and the future of our evolution is battled out. And if you are interested l´please read more.
Lowen in “Century of the Self”
Dr. Alexander Lowen, the founder of the Bioenergetic Analysis, is a pioneer in body-psychotherapy. He integrates psychoanalysis, ego-psychology and body-approach in an excellent way.
This video shows how he understands humans, how he integrates the work with personal history and body-exercises, bodily expression and senso-motoric experience.
More about the body language of Vladimir Putin in English and Chinese
More about the body language and patterns of behavior of Barack Obama in English and Chinese.
Trauma release exercises
TRE (Tension & Trauma Release Exercise) is an innovative series of exercises that assist the body in releasing deep muscular patterns of stress, tension and trauma. TRE safely activates a natural reflex mechanism of shaking or vibrating that releases muscular tension, calming down the nervous system. When this muscular shaking/vibrating mechanism is activated in a safe and controlled environment, the body is encouraged to return back to a state of balance.
Here you can learn a little about…if you can speak German. 🙂