The resources you need to succeed in Brainspotting
Explore the Brainspotting resources on this page
I only recommend resources I have either used myself or have created to help you and your clients. There’s no hype or fluff here—just the very best stuff that we’ve found to be essential to your success.
Each item below is linked to a location where you may purchase it.
Essential reading to help you learn about and apply this highly effective and creative therapy technique from those who have been using it from the beginning.
Dr. Grand, discoverer and developer of Brainspotting, reveals the key insight that allowed him to develop this revolutionary therapeutic tool: that where we look reveals critical information about what's going on in our brain. With Brainspotting, this pioneering researcher introduces an invaluable tool that can support virtually any form of therapeutic practice―and greatly accelerate our ability to heal.
A self improvement book like nothing you’ve ever seen-or heard. This is a book and audio production that bring an insight-boosting method to change the way you think and maximize your creative potential. When asking the brain to communicate with itself differently, new neural networks and thought pathways form, and people begin to be able to see events and ideas through different lenses.
You are the Captain of your Ship of Life. How you chart the course has to do with how you experience life. This book is set up as a voyage that will guide you to living beyond the "supposed to's" and living a creative life no matter what your outer vocation may be. You are guided to become aware, evaluate, edit, and in some cases re-write the rulebook of your life.
Illustrates how professional, elite, collegiate and junior athletes have been freed for good from this silent "epidemic" of performance blocks and anxiety.
Written for young children. This clever book introduces the powerful and effective Brainspotting process through a beautifully illustrated, playful rhyming approach.
This interactive book helps you learn supportive and affirming ways to engage with yourself and others while unlearning harmful lessons, messages, and behaviors.
Most of these Bilateral Soundtracks are sold at Amazon and have sample tracks available.
Essential tools to help you succeed with Brainspotting.
Pencil Toppers for your Pointer
Colorful toppers for your Brainspotting pointer.
Music for Trataka Meditations
Closely aligned with brainspotting, Trataka is based on the condept of still eyes, still mind.
The VariPets CrocoDuck was discovered by using Brainspotting. The CrocoDuck allows children to play and open up about their traumatic experiences, and helps them to control their feelings and get their self-healing going.
Brainspotting and Other Specialized Courses
Explore Brainspotting with these courses and videos curated to help you deepen your understanding and practice of Brainspotting.
This online course is recorded by Pasadena Trauma Therapy Inc. You will learn to identify and successfully treat the different forms of Dissociative Identity Disorder. CEU's included. Geared towards mental health professionals interested in developing their skills in treating clients with chronic trauma related dissociative disorders
A group to join for support. Each meeting will focus on a specific set-up (from all the trainings). Nancy Tung, a certified BSP trainer, is a wonderful and kind teacher. A small fee is required. Highly recommended.
Dutch presentation with live English tranlation. Dr. Dr. Damir del Monte brings together startling evidence from neuroscience, psychology, and psychiatry to present new insights into how the brain works and what happens in stress, trauma, and pain in body and brain.
With Brainspotting, pioneering therapist , David Grand, Ph.D., offers a four-session, self-paced course on this revolutionary method for harnessing the brain's own self-scanning system to help us locate and resolve old trauma, overcome obstacles to physical performance, and unleash our full creativity.
A free one hour webinar with Erick Sandstadt on using Brainspotting to understand and alleviate pain. This webinar was produced by Southeast Brainspotting Institute and Cynthia Schwartzberg.
The quarantine has made Zoom ubiquitous. But video conferencing won’t end with the end of quarantine. Zoom is here to stay – so learn how to look your best!
A Ted Talk by Antonio Damasio, founder and director of the USC Brain and Creativity Institute. Mr. Damasio is a leader in understanding the biological origin of consciousness. He also argues that emotions, far from being barriers to it, are a crucial component of decision-making.
How to Look Better On Zoom
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