In This Is Your Brain Joy, Dr. Earl Henslin joins science and faith to explain why joy is often so elusive. He details what is likely a brain problem for many who suffer from various spiritual, relational, emotional, and physical ailments. His treatment plans include supplements and medications, mood-balancing foods, music and cinematherapy, exercise programs, sriptures, and prayers. Read this practical, easy-to-understand, and often entertaining book, and you'll know exactly how to nourish your mind, balance your brain, and help others do the same. Hardcover.
Format: DRM Protected ePub Vendor: Thomas Nelson Publication Date: 2009
ISBN: 9781418574031 ISBN-13: 9781418574031 Availability: In Stock
This Is Your Brain on Joy is a thoughtful, practical, life-changing book that will help you take advantage of the latest neuroscience researchcombined with biblical insightsto bring more joy and love into your life. from the Foreword by Daniel G. Amen, MD Author and speaker for the PBS special Change Your Brain, Change Your Life
What does your brain have to do with experiencing joy?
A lot more than most of us realize.
In this breakthrough book, Dr. Earl Henslin reveals how the study of brain imaging turned his practice of psychotherapy upside downwith remarkably positive results.
He shares answers to puzzling questions, such as
Why isnt my faith in God enough to erase my blue moods?
Why havent I been able to conquer my anger? Pray away my fear and worry?
Why cant I find freedom from secret obsessions and addictions?
Using the Brain System Checklist, Dr. Henslin explains what happens to the 5 Mood Centers in the brain when any of those areas are out of balance. This is great news, especially for those tortured by the fear that something is fundamentally wrong with them when the problem actually lies between their ears.
Read this practical, easy-to-understand, and often entertaining book, and youll know exactly how to nourish your mind, balance your brain, and help others do the same. After all, the capacity for joy is a terrible thing to waste.
Dr. Earl Henslin is a licensed marriage and family child counselor, faculty member at Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology and Asuza Pacific University, and author of five books and numerous professional articles. He is a member of several professional organizations and helped found Overcomers Outreach to aid churches in establishing support groups. For the past eight years, working closely with the pioneer in brain imaging research, Dr. Daniel Amen, Dr. Henslin has been integrating brain imaging into the treatment of psychological, physical and spiritual problems at his counseling center, Henslin & Associates, Group Counseling Practice, in Brea, CA.