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The Developing Mind

How Relationships and the Brain Interact to Shape Who We Are

The Developing Mind( )
Author: Siegel, Daniel J.
ISBN:978-1-57230-740-7
Publication Date:Mar 2002
Publisher:Guilford Publications
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $100.00
Book Description:

This book goes beyond the nature and nurture divisions that traditionally have constrained much of our thinking about development, exploring the role of interpersonal relationships in forging key connections in the brain. Daniel J. Siegel presents a groundbreaking new way of thinking about the emergence of the human mind and the process by which each of us becomes a feeling, thinking, remembering individual. Illuminating how and why neurobiology matters, this book is essential...
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Book Details
Pages:394
Detailed Subjects: Psychology / Developmental / General
Psychology / Interpersonal Relations
Psychology / Cognitive Psychology & Cognition
Medical / Neuroscience
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.2 x 22.7 x 2.4 cm
Book Weight:0.566 Kilograms
Author Biography
Siegel, Daniel J. (Author)
Daniel J. Siegel was born on September 2, 1957. He is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine and executive director of the Mindsight Institute. He received a medical degree from Harvard Medical School and his post-graduate medical education at UCLA. His training is in pediatrics and child, adolescent, and adult psychiatry. Siegel was the recipient of the UCLA psychiatry department's teaching award and several honorary fellowships for his work as director of UCLA's training program in child psychiatry and the Infant and Preschool Service at UCLA.

He is the author of several books on parenting and child development including The Mindful Brain: Reflection and Attunement in the Cultivation of Well-Being, The Developing Mind: Toward a Neurobiology of Interpersonal Experience, Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain, and Parenting from the Inside Out, which he co-wrote with Mary Hartzell. Siegel is known as a mindfulness expert and for his work developing the field of Interpersonal Neurobiology which is an interdisciplinary view of life experience. He is the author of Aware: The Science and Practice of Presence--The Groundbreaking Meditation Practice.

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