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Two types of transformational experiences are identified: a ‘secondary shift’, in which a person’s values and perspective are transformed, and a ‘primary shift’, in which a person’s whole ‘self-system’ is replaced, leading to a sense of new identity (and which includes the characteristics of the ‘secondary shift’ too, since the new identity brings new values and perspectives).The first is associated with temporary awakening experiences, the second with permanent awakening.
Since the publication of the first edition, there has been an increased momentum to this field, which in turn has enabled a more hopeful and less stigmatizing perspective on psychosis.
This text offers a fundamental rethinking of the interface between psychosis and spirituality, proposing new and original insights. 2 The Neurophysiology of Religious Experience (Peter Fenwick). 5 Missing Stories: Psychosis, Spirituality and the Development of Western Religious Hermeneutics (Neil Douglas–Klotz). The Mystical Face of Psychosis: The Psychotic Face of Mysticism. 6 'On Not Drinking Soup with a Fork': From Spiritual Experience to Madness to Growth A Personal Journey (Peter K.
Since the publication of the first edition, there has been an increased momentum to this field, which in turn has enabled a more hopeful and less stigmatizing perspective on psychosis. 3 Cognitive Neuroscience, Spirituality and Mysticism: Recent Developments (B.
The new edition of this successful text builds on the very latest research to present an original and unique exploration of the psychology of both spirituality and psychosis.
The editor brings together fascinating perspectives from a broad range of distinguished contributors.: This new edition covers the most recent body of research, both qualitative and quantitative, in its exploration of the interface between Psychosis and Spirituality Revisited: The Frontier is Opening up! Part Introduction -- The Neurophysiology of Religious Experience / Peter Fenwick -- Cognitive Neuroscience, Spirituality and Mysticism: Recent Developments / B Les Lancaster -- Section 2: Spirituality Revisited.
The second edition reflects the most recent body of qualitative and quantitative research, and the latest clinical initiatives.