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How can Polyvagal be so wrong and yet useful in the therapy room?

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Broca’s Area and a Talking Ape

Broca’s Area and a Talking Ape

B.F. Skinner, the father of Behaviorism (CBT) and those following him adopted a specialized brain model.  Areas of the brain are associated to performing tasks, seeing, smelling, language, etc.  Each of these tasks is mapped out to see what parts of the brain are involved.  Skinner and reductionist brain models make predictions based on manipulating stimuli in a specific region to discover how abnormalities generate.  They have a hypothesis, such as Broca’s Area is responsible for speech.  Broca’s Area is involved in lips, breath, vocal cords, larynx, word retrieval, and how it is linked to memory.  Humans have a Broca’s...

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Pipeline dreams up in Smoke. Oops, now what?

Pipeline dreams up in Smoke.  Oops, now what?

Adorable little girl making disgusted or surprised face

Misunderstanding Political Boundaries - Premier Kenney -Austerity Economics & Reaganomics- Sharing Social Program Costs - Why Men are Vital to Alberta’s Economic Growth - Taxes made Simple - Mistaking Alberta’s International Trade for Foreign Economic Policy- G9 International Trade Policy made simple-  Pipelines and Bitumen Pucks - Political Forecast (more of the same but much faster) - The Desire for Peace - When all Hope is Gone What do you Hope For? (hint, do some reflecting and find something new to pursue)

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Blog topics

Blog topics

Welcome to our blogs.   Topics we will cover (brain science, disability, cool quotes that make living easier) Disability – using theory to liberate you from limiting beliefs – systemic ablism – things I notice living with a disability. We talk about what makes living with a disability easier – accepting the power of your voice to increase your choices. This can be heavy, don’t worry my goofy streak breaks through and makes it bearable (I hope). Positive Psychology – specifically posttraumatic growth, there will be graphs (once I figure out how to make them). Even an online quiz from Princeton University.  Things I...

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