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Program Gupta Amygdala retraining

Discussion in 'General Discussion Subforum' started by mike2014, Nov 14, 2014.

  1. mike2014

    mike2014 Beloved Grand Eagle

  2. Ellen

    Ellen Beloved Grand Eagle

    Yes, I tried it about 10 years ago, long before learning about TMS. He has made some revisions/updates to the programme since I purchased it. I got some benefit from it, but admittedly did not follow the programme as prescribed. I especially like his recorded meditations, and still use the one entitled Soften and Flow if I feel pain or anxiety.

    Reading his explanation of what causes ME, CFS, and Fibromyalgia didn't have the same impact as reading Sarno's and Schubiner's explanations, where I felt an immediate reduction in pain just from reading.

    But I think his theories are consistent with Sarno, and interviews with him are included in the upcoming documentary All the Rage.
  3. mike2014

    mike2014 Beloved Grand Eagle

    Thank you Ellen, I had a feeling you may be familiar with it. I am wondering if i can purchase the meditation as a stand alone item, I don't really want to purchase all of the DVD's.
  4. Ellen

    Ellen Beloved Grand Eagle

    Doesn't look like he sells the meditation recordings separately from the entire package. You might try asking him via his website.
  5. mike2014

    mike2014 Beloved Grand Eagle

    Thank you kindly Ellen, i'll drop him an email.
  6. Forest

    Forest Beloved Grand Eagle

    Apparently, Gupta's meditations really helped Michael Galinsky in his own recovery. (As you may know, Galinsky is a patient of Dr. Sarno's and is also the director of the documentary about Dr. Sarno.) In one of his updates, Galinsky writes,
    Different things seem to work for different people, and I think that's wonderful. I've heard a meditation from him, and it focuses on how we feel about our pain. It is focused on the idea that "what we resist, persists." Sometimes we try so hard to fight our TMS that we actually feed into it, and he teaches us one way to not do this. I've noticed from the forums that how we feel about our pain is a key factor for people who are having difficult recoveries.

    The update from Galinsky includes four free clips of an interview with Gupta. You can read the entire thing and watch the clips here:
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  7. North Star

    North Star Beloved Grand Eagle

    Those clips are wonderful, Forest. Thank you! And how generous of Michael Galinksy to pass along the meditation. I will give it a try!
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  8. mike2014

    mike2014 Beloved Grand Eagle

    Thank you Forrest.

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