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This book compiles, for the first time, Stephen W. Porges#xE2;#x80;#x99;s decades of research. The world#xE2;#x80;#x99;s leading expert on the autonomic nervous system, Porges is the mind behind the groundbreaking Polyvagal Theory, which has startling implications for the treatment of anxiety, depression, trauma, and autism.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Why Is There a Polyvagal Theory?
Neuroception: A Subconscious System for Detecting Threat and Safety
Orienting in a Defensive World: Mammalian Modifications of Our Evolutionary Heritage. A Polyvagal Theory
The Polyvagal Theory: New Insights into Adaptive Reactions of the Autonomic Nervous System
Biobehavioral Regulation During Early Development
Vagal Tone: A Physiological Marker of Stress Vulnerability
The Infant's Sixth Sense: Awareness and Regulation of Bodily Processes
Physiological Regulation in High-Risk Infants: A Model for Assessment and Potential Intervention
Infant Regulation of the Vagal ôBrakeö Predicts ChildBehavior Problems: A Psychobiological Model of Social Behavior
The Early Development of the Autonomic Nervous System Provides a Neural Platform for Social Behavior
Social Communication and Relationships
Vagal Tone and the Physiological Regulation of Emotion
Emotion: An Evolutionary By-Product of the Neural Regulation of the Autonomic Nervous System
Love: An Emergent Property of the Mammalian Autonomic Nervous System
Social Engagement and Attachment: A Phylogenetic Perspective
The Polyvagal Hypothesis: Common Mechanisms Mediating Autonomic Regulation, Vocalizations, and Listening
Therapeutic and Clinical Perspectives
The Vagus: A Mediator of Behavioral and Physiological Features Associated With Autism
Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Regulation
Abuse History Is Related to Autonomic Regulation
Music Therapy, Trauma, and the Polyvagal Theory
Social Behavior and Health
Reciprocal Influences Between Body and Brain in the Perception and Expression of Affect
Neurobiology and Evolution: Mechanisms, Mediators, and Adaptive Consequences of Caregiving
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