posted on Jun, 15 2008 @ 02:25 PM
The Primal Scream by Dr Arthur Janov and the follow-up (10-15yrs on?) The New Primal Scream.
Well, what controversial books they truly are but sit perfectly with anyone that knows that today’s people have lost their way in all things natural
Essentially, unless you as a baby had the perfect start to life and allowed to develop unhindered by parents foisting their problems onto you then
your well on your way to the first of many deeply influential events that shape you Primal Events. Some are expressed outwardly others are withheld
only to later be expressed, either because you didn’t have the emotional armoury to deal with them (say when you were a small baby) or when you’re
a neuroses ridden adult hiding behind a myriad of problems. These expressed in many forms, overeating, under eating, anger, attaching to someone that
allows for your neuroses, even same sex relationships are cited as a curable condition! Anyway, this and the second book follow many of his much
improved patients. He wasn’t received very well because he pours scorn on his profession and those that he feels never really get to the root of
Very interesting and really made sense to me as I could see my failings and others around me in a new light.