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The Resource Anatomy & physiology for psychotherapists : connecting body and soul, Kathrin A. Stauffer

Anatomy & physiology for psychotherapists : connecting body and soul, Kathrin A. Stauffer

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Anatomy & physiology for psychotherapists : connecting body and soul
Title
Anatomy & physiology for psychotherapists
Title remainder
connecting body and soul
Statement of responsibility
Kathrin A. Stauffer
Title variation
Anatomy and physiology for psychotherapists
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Stauffer, Kathrin A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Human physiology
  • Human anatomy
  • Psychotherapists
Label
Anatomy & physiology for psychotherapists : connecting body and soul, Kathrin A. Stauffer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Norton professional book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: toward an integrated humanity -- Cells, molecules, and energy: the dance of life. Cells ; Large and small molecules and nutrition ; Energy ; Dynamics of living systems and self-regulation -- The central nervous system: creating meaning. Nerve cells and synapses ; Neurotransmitters: their receptors and psychopharmacology ; Brain and spinal cord ; Filling the gaps: the brain and narcissism -- The peripheral nervous system: the rhythm of self-regulation. Peripheral and cranial nerves ; The somatic nervous system ; The autonomic nervous system ; The autonomic nervous system and emotional self-regulation ; Shock and trauma ; Acute and chronic pain -- Bones and joints: authenticity versus compliance. Bones ; Joints ; Emotional and energetic functions of bones and joints ; "Wear and tear" and possibilities for deeper exploration -- The skeletal musculature: resources and shadow. Structure and function of muscle tissue ; Anatomy of the muscular system ; Movement and sensation ; Emotional function of muscle groups and character armour ; The motoric ego -- Skin: touching and being touched. Skin and touch receptors ; The skin as container ; The skin ego and receptiveness -- The digestive system: the difference between good and bad. The gastrointestinal tract and its subdivisions ; Liver, gallbladder, and pancreas ; The urinary system ; Digestion, absorption of nourishment, and excretion ; Emotional digestion and psychoperistalsis ; The visceral ego -- Fluids and connective tissue: the stuff of basic vitality. Intracellular, extracellular, and transcellular fluids ; Connective tissue ; Tissue armor -- The cardiovascular system: matters of the heart. Blood and blood cells ; Blood vessels and circulation ; The heart as circulatory pump ; The heart: its breaking and mending ; Love, self-love, and narcissism -- The endocrine and immune systems: health, stress, and disease. Endocrine glands and hormone function ; Immune function ; The lymphatic system ; Boundaries and sense of self ; Stress -- The reproductive system: beyond the self. Male and female genitals and reproductive function ; Sexual function ; The Oedipal wound -- The respiratory system: fullness of being. The respiratory system: airways, lungs, and pleura ; Breath in psychotherapy
Control code
ocn449866701
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxv, 260 p.
Isbn
9780393706048
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010006066
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449866701
Label
Anatomy & physiology for psychotherapists : connecting body and soul, Kathrin A. Stauffer
Publication
Note
"A Norton professional book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: toward an integrated humanity -- Cells, molecules, and energy: the dance of life. Cells ; Large and small molecules and nutrition ; Energy ; Dynamics of living systems and self-regulation -- The central nervous system: creating meaning. Nerve cells and synapses ; Neurotransmitters: their receptors and psychopharmacology ; Brain and spinal cord ; Filling the gaps: the brain and narcissism -- The peripheral nervous system: the rhythm of self-regulation. Peripheral and cranial nerves ; The somatic nervous system ; The autonomic nervous system ; The autonomic nervous system and emotional self-regulation ; Shock and trauma ; Acute and chronic pain -- Bones and joints: authenticity versus compliance. Bones ; Joints ; Emotional and energetic functions of bones and joints ; "Wear and tear" and possibilities for deeper exploration -- The skeletal musculature: resources and shadow. Structure and function of muscle tissue ; Anatomy of the muscular system ; Movement and sensation ; Emotional function of muscle groups and character armour ; The motoric ego -- Skin: touching and being touched. Skin and touch receptors ; The skin as container ; The skin ego and receptiveness -- The digestive system: the difference between good and bad. The gastrointestinal tract and its subdivisions ; Liver, gallbladder, and pancreas ; The urinary system ; Digestion, absorption of nourishment, and excretion ; Emotional digestion and psychoperistalsis ; The visceral ego -- Fluids and connective tissue: the stuff of basic vitality. Intracellular, extracellular, and transcellular fluids ; Connective tissue ; Tissue armor -- The cardiovascular system: matters of the heart. Blood and blood cells ; Blood vessels and circulation ; The heart as circulatory pump ; The heart: its breaking and mending ; Love, self-love, and narcissism -- The endocrine and immune systems: health, stress, and disease. Endocrine glands and hormone function ; Immune function ; The lymphatic system ; Boundaries and sense of self ; Stress -- The reproductive system: beyond the self. Male and female genitals and reproductive function ; Sexual function ; The Oedipal wound -- The respiratory system: fullness of being. The respiratory system: airways, lungs, and pleura ; Breath in psychotherapy
Control code
ocn449866701
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xxv, 260 p.
Isbn
9780393706048
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010006066
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449866701

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