Stories by Brent Atkinson

Brent Atkinson, PhD, is director of postgraduate training at the Couples Research Institute in Geneva, Illinois, and Professor Emeritus at Northern Illinois University. He’s the author of Emotional Intelligence in Couples Therapy: Advances from Neurobiology and the Science of Intimate Relationships and Developing Habits for Relationship Success. Contact:[email protected] subscribe to Brent Atkinson's feed

Posted on: Dec 8, 2014, Source: Psychotherapy Networker

Our brains are simply not set up to produce rational behavior.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2014, Source: Psychotherapy Networker

Our brains are simply not set up to produce rational behavior. But there's a way to change that.