The Polyvagal Theory in Therapy

Engaging the Rhythm of Regulation
Deborah Dana and Foreword by Stephen Porges
WW Norton & Co 2018
ISBN 9780393712377


Written with the therapist in mind, The Polyvagal Theory in Therapy: Engaging the Rhythm of Regulation by Deb Dana, with a foreword by Stephen W. Porges, offers an integrated approach to adding a polyvagal foundation to therapeutic work with clients. 

Translating the complexities of the Polyvagal Theory into clinician- and client-friendly language, Dana presents practical ways for therapists to help clients recognize, understand, and re-shape their autonomic nervous systems.  

Includes chapters that build confidence in comprehending Polyvagal Theory, chapters that introduce worksheets for mapping, tracking and practices for re-patterning, as well as a series of autonomic meditations, this book offers therapists a guide to practicing polyvagal-informed therapy. This is essential reading for those who work with trauma and those who seek an easy and accessible way to understand the significance that Polyvagal Theory has for clinical work.

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