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The Integration of Classical Music Composition Theory in the Facilitation of Expanded Trust, Appreciation, and Utilization of Opposites in Treatment

Bruce Gregory, PhD is the Director of the Masters Program in Counseling Psychology at Ryokan College in Los Angeles, CA. He has been a frequent presenter at Ericksonian Foundation Conferences focusing on the theme of integrating Rossi’s Mind-Body approach into other therapeutic modalities. Jung’s identification and appreciation of the transcendent function in the integration of […]

Health Homes: A Next Step Toward Integrative Healthcare in the United States

By Kenneth L. Miller, PhD, LPCC-S, NCC, BCPC, AMBPP A.L. Stanley, MS Ed, NCC Youngstown State University Authors discuss Section 2703 of the Affordable Care Act of 2010, which created an optional Medicaid State Plan benefit for states to institute Health Homes, to serve the healthcare needs of Medicaid-eligible individuals suffering from chronic health conditions. Centers for […]

The Integrative Clinician, Part 2, Integrative Awareness in PTSD Treatment: Avoiding Unseen Risks of a Provider Drug Withdrawal

By Rev. Dr. Chrys Parker, JD In “The Integrative Clinician” series, the author discusses the importance of exercising integrative awareness when treating patients with PTSD. Through integrative approaches, clinicians can develop a heightened awareness of the various ways in which their treatments interact dynamically with patients, with patients’ environments, and other disciplines and professional providers. In this segment, the author presents a […]

The Integrative Clinician: Integrative Approaches to Clinical Caregiving: A Personal Journey and a Worthy Endeavor

by Rev. Dr. Chrys Parker, JD This article contains a brief discussion of (l) the author’s concept of practice as an integrative professional, (2) an overview of what integrative care does and does not involve, (3) why integrative approaches may play an important role in the creation of vital linkages between caregiving professions, and (4) […]