Fragmented Child: Disorganized Attachment and Dissociation

Spirit Vine July 2018

Dissociation is a phenomenon most people have the capacity to experience. It is a coping mechanism used to manage stressors as minor as over-stimulation or as severe as sexual abuse. As a way of coping, dissociation occurs when the brain compartmentalizes traumatic experiences to keep people from feeling too much pain, be it physical, emotional, or both. When dissociation occurs, …

Science behind improving oral health using oil pulling

Spirit Vine July 2018

Known as “gandusha” to Ayurvedic healers, oil pulling is an ideal oral detoxification procedure done by swishing a tablespoon of oil in your mouth for around 20 minutes. The process – as simple as it seems to be – has been observed to dramatically improve oral health and prevent the formation of plaque between teeth. Oil pulling is now being …

Recommended Videos July 2018

Spirit Vine July 2018, Recommended Videos

July 2018 Ayahuasca Retreat Review at Spirit Vine Center in Brazil Participants from US, UK, South Africa, Italy, and Romania at our ayahuasca retreat share the most important lessons they learned during the 9 days at the Spirit Vine Center in Brazil. Shame: 3 Tips for Breaking the Cycle In this short video, Dr. Janina Fisher shares 3 interventions on …

Recommended Books July 2018

Spirit Vine July 2018, Recommended Books

Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment How It Can Help You Find – and Keep – Love by Amir Levine We already rely on science to tell us what to eat, when to exercise, and how long to sleep. Why not use science to help us improve our relationships? In this revolutionary book, psychiatrist and neuroscientist Dr. Amir Levine …