Laura Havstad, PhD is the founder and director of Programs in Bowen Theory. She is a clinical psychologist with a therapy and consultation practice based on Bowen theory, in Sebastopol, California. Dr. Havstad is active in the Network for the Advancement of Bowen Theory at the Bowen Center in Washington DC, and she is an […]
Michael and Kathleen Kerr present information about Bowen theory’s view of marriage and differentiation of self using their own marriage as an example.
Dr. Papero discusses anxious systems and current understanding of emotion. He presents Bowen’s electronic model followed by how emotion is understood today, anxiety and its effects on thinking, relationships and triangles.
A diverse panel of speakers discuss understanding the emotional system, Bowen theory, social psychology, and biology–particularly harvester ants.
Daniel Papero discusses what Bowen theory has to say about attachment, unresolved emotional attachment, the force for differentiation and the force for togetherness, anxiety, and triangles.