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Collective Intelligence and Differentiation of Self

Why do humans dominate the planet  Not, as often assumed, because of individual intelligence according to science writer, Matt Ridley  Not because we have big brains  Having smarter, cleverer people is not what makes…

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Reflections on the 3rd International Conference on Bowen Family Systems Theory

The Lapland of northern Sweden proved to be an idyllic location for the 3rd International Conference  Like the waters, reindeer and midnight sun intrinsic to the land, observations of differentiation of self were integral to the many excellent…

Michael Kerr, A Review and Presentation on Leonard Mlodinow’s book, “Emotional: How Feelings Shape Our Thinking”

Dr Kerr’s presentation at the Midwest Symposium on May 6, 2022, on Leonard Mlodinow’s book, “Emotional: How Feelings Shape Our Thinking” focused on a key component of Bowen Systems Theory: developing the capacity for self-regulation and the…

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