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  • Dr. Lisa Miller

    In The Spiritual Child, psychologist Lisa Miller presents the next big idea in psychology: the science and the power of spirituality. She explains the clear, scientific link between spirituality and health and shows that children who have a positive, active relationship to spirituality: * are 40% less likely to use and abuse substances * are 60% less likely to be depressed as teenagers * are 80% less likely to have dangerous or unprotected sex * have significantly more positive markers for thriving including an increased sense of meaning and purpose, and high levels of academic success. Combining cutting-edge research with broad anecdotal evidence from her work as a clinical...read more

  • Lisa Miller

    Spiritualiteit zit in iedereen. Of je nu bidt of mediteert, of je nu in de natuur wandelt of inspirerende boeken leest, er zijn veel manieren om een spiritueel bewustzijn aan te boren. Het maakt niet uit hoe oud je bent of hoe je leven tot nu toe gelopen is: je kunt op elk moment je spirituele zoektocht beginnen. Het ontwaakte brein laat je zien hoe. New York Times-bestsellerauteur Lisa Miller onthult de neurowetenschap van spiritualiteit en laat zien dat een 'ontwaakt brein' kan zorgen voor een betere gezondheid, meer veerkracht en voldoening voor iedereen. Ze laat ook zien welke meetbare positieve effecten een 'ontwaakt brein' heeft. Het boek is doorweven met Millers persoonlijke...read more

  • Lisa Miller

    Eighty percent of Americans say they believe in heaven, but very few of them are able to articulate anything specific about their belief, leaving only questions. Is heaven a real place? Is it a city or a garden or both? Can you keep your body there? If so, can you eat, drink, make love? Are you recognizable as yourself in heaven? Do your relationships continue there? Or is heaven something else? A radical idea? A disembodied, unconscious existence? A sense of progression toward perfect understanding, justice, beauty, truth?   Jewish, Christian and Muslim theologians and scholars have dissected these questions—and others like them—for thousands of years, yet in...read more

  • Andy Fleming

    What if a company did everything in its power to create a culture in which everyone could overcome their own internal barriers to change and use errors and vulnerabilities as prime opportunities for personal and company growth? Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey have found and studied such companies-Deliberately Developmental Organizations. A DDO is organized around the conviction that organizations will best prosper when they are more deeply aligned with people's strongest motive, which is to grow. This means going beyond consigning 'people development' to high-potential programs, executive coaching, or once-a-year off-sites. It means fashioning an organizational culture in which support...read more

  • Lisa Miller

    Brought to you by Penguin. A ground-breaking exploration of the neuroscience of spirituality and a bold new paradigm for health, healing and resilience Whether it's an uplifting walk in nature, meditation or prayer, there are many ways to experience heightened awareness and escape the relentless demands of modern life. The range of opportunities of this kind suggest that it isn't dependent on faith or religion, but that it's about a different mode of living; an innate spirituality. Lisa Miller has spent decades researching the effects of spirituality on the brain. In this book she draws on her clinical experience and award-winning research to show how an active spiritual life can...read more

  • Lisa Miller

    A groundbreaking exploration of the neuroscience of spirituality and a bold new paradigm for health, healing, and resilience—from a New York Times bestselling author and award-winning researcher “A new revolution of health and well-being and a testament to, and celebration of, the power within.”—Deepak Chopra, MD Whether it’s meditation or a walk in nature, reading a sacred text or saying a prayer, there are many ways to tap into a heightened awareness of the world around you and your place in it. In The Awakened Brain, psychologist Dr. Lisa Miller shows you how.    Weaving her own deeply personal journey of awakening...read more