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Archive for April, 2011

Integrating Heart and Soul: The New Science of Attachment & EFT by Sue Johnson

April 14th, 2011 – by Follow Up

Audio Recording

Download a PDF of Sue Johnson’s presentation. Response by Christian Early Thank you Sue for a magnificent and mesmerizing plenary presentation. My bodied being says “YES.” YES to your part observation, part claim that we come back…in religion, in mysticism, in romance, and in families…to love. In coming back to love, the […]

The Social Regulation of Emotion by James Coan

April 14th, 2011 – by Follow Up

Audio Recording

Response by Christian Early Thank you Jim for a wonderful presentation. What I like about the argument that you make is that it seems intuitively true and simple, but at the same time it is also incredibly profound and world changing. That is, what attracts me to attachment theory is also what […]

Mindsight, Mindfulness and the Journey from Me to We by Dan Siegel

April 14th, 2011 – by Follow Up

Part 1: Part 2: Audio Recording

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Narratives of Care: The Social Echo of Community Transformation by John Paul Lederach

April 14th, 2011 – by Follow Up

Audio Recording

Download a PDF of John Paul Lederach’s persentation. Response by Christian Early Thank you John Paul for a beautiful and moving presentation. To quote Sue Johnson “And so we come back, always come back…in religion, in mysticism, in romance, and in families…to love.”  I suggested in my response to Sue that attachment […]

Emotion, Attachment, and Theology: How Do They Fit in the Hierarchy of the Sciences? by Nancey Murphy

April 14th, 2011 – by Follow Up

Audio Recording

Response by Christian Early Thank you Nancey for a wonderful and spirited keynote. We need to think very differently about what it means to be human, what it means to have a sense of self, and the extension of our sense of self beyond our skin. We are having to locate it […]