Programs in Bowen Theory is pleased to announce a new service—streaming video of past conferences! Video recordings may now be rented or purchased for the March 2018 conference, Functioning Up: Self Regulation in Families Under Stress.
This meeting focuses on cutting edge knowledge about self-regulation and the other systems that regulate us, including family systems.
The four points of the mindful compass remind one that knowledge of the emotional system is the basis for connecting with others, defining oneself, and sustaining one’s own direction when the system threatens and opposes a shift to a higher level of differentiation. In this meeting, through lecture and discussion Andrea presents the mindful compass and explores how it clarifies the emotional reactions that are activated whenever one makes a decision.
Dr. Papero reviews the original research observations of the family as an emotional unit which led to development of family systems theory and family psychotherapy.
Dr. Papero leads an exploration of the interplay between self-regulatory and family development, and how the emerging knowledge of gene x environment interactions contributes to our understanding of development and change in the individual and the family.