A collection of groundbreaking research by a leading figure in neuroscience.
This book compiles, for the first time, Stephen W. Porges’s decades of research. A leading expert in developmental psychophysiology and developmental behavioral neuroscience, Porges is the mind behind the groundbreaking Polyvagal Theory, which has startling implications for the treatment of anxiety, depression, trauma, and autism. Adopted by clinicians around the world, the Polyvagal Theory has provided exciting new insights into the way our autonomic nervous system unconsciously mediates social engagement, trust, and intimacy.
The Vagal Brake is a game changer!
I created a Scientific Behavioral Formula, that took me nearly seven years, and The Polyvagal Theory (the Vagal Brake) is a key player of my formula. The Polyvagal Theory goes beyond current science to describe why and how we behave. Thank you Stephen Porges!