Since AFT deals with all emotional problems, why focus on PTSD, Grieving, and Depression?

In the process of developing AFT, I learned why emotional problems occur. Each person is born with a particular temperament. Our temperament is something we inherit, not develop. Our temperament pushes us in specific directions. Emotional problems begin with an event that is linked to our temperament. While there may be many similar events that […]

What are Attractor Fields?

 “Attractor” is the term mathematicians and physicists use to describe an abstract concept: “the thing into which other related things evolve or manifest across time”. Attractors attract and hold on to things, like magnets hold iron.  In the Mind the attraction is to things that have similar emotional energy. Attractors are behind the things we […]

What runs the Mind?

The Mind is a set of cognitive abilities, or faculties, including consciousness, perception, thinking, judgment, and memory.  Modern Psychological and Psychiatric views of the Mind center around physicalism (the idea that the real world consists simply of the physical world) and functionalism (the theory that mental states can be defined by their physical cause, their […]

Is AFT similar to Meditation?

Many controlled studies show the benefits of Meditation. Some recommend it for treating Grief and Depression and PTSD. Meditation, often called Mindfulness, is a technique designed to achieve a state of alert, focused relaxation by deliberately paying attention to thoughts and sensations without judgment. The essence of Mindfulness is to become aware of the present […]

How Quantum Physics looks at the energetic Mind

The Nobel Prize winner in Neurophysiology in 2007, Sir John Eccles of Great Britain, believed that the brain, rather than initiating thought, is more like a “radio receiver” that tunes into energetic patterns that exist outside of us. The brain responds to thoughts but does not initiate them. We are really energetic “receivers” floating through […]