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a African American man sits facing opposite a police officer with Dr Schneider between as mediator: the Depolarizing of America by Kirk Schneider PhD book cover

Recommended Book: The Depolarizing of America

A follow up to Schneider’s groundbreaking book, The Polarized Mind, The Depolarizing of America is an essential read for those who are striving for social healing and positive collective change.
Author Quote: “The book draws on my experience with humanistically oriented conflict mediation groups and provides practical, structured formats for both laypeople and professionals to use in a variety of settings, ” Kirk Schneider
Release Date: June 15, 2020
Author: Dr Kirk Schneider
Publisher: University Professors Press

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tom greening at 2015 conference

Recommended Video: Dr Tom Greening

Tom Greening, PhD, Poet and Author, at EHI’s 8th Conference which celebrated EHI cofounder, Jim Bugental. He shares insight into his complicated relationship with Jim Bugental, his poetry, the motivation behind his often irreverent “pokes” at what he views as some of the precociousness of existential therapy. He also shares his thoughts on why he started poetry in answer to a couple of questions from Nader Shabahangi about how he first connected with poetry. As he describes, ‘that in the pain and distress of living” and “discovering that well, you don’t just have to be a victim…” “Are you the cause of your life and experience or at the effect of, the recipient of it?”

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banner image for 2020 CPA Convention

Update: 2020 CPA Convention Cancelled in April

EHI recommends the California Psychological Association (CPA) Convention APRIL 23-26, 2020 in Newport Beach. Featuring 3 Master Lecturers You Won’t Want to Miss! Kirk J Schneider, Sara Nasserzadeh, Mark Rittenberg, and many more at this annual

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The Lived Encounter

“I have just walked out of the most transformative three days of my life. I find myself grappling to find the words to capture the beauty and power of this

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