The Pocket Guide to the Polyvagal Theory (Paperback)

The Transformative Power of Feeling Safe (Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology)

By Stephen W. Porges

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393707878, 288pp.

Publication Date: September 5, 2017



Since publication of that book, Stephen Porges has been urged to make these ideas more accessible andThe Pocket Guide to the Polyvagal Theory is the result. Constructs and concepts embedded in polyvagal theory are explained conversationally in The Pocket Guide and there is an introductory chapter which discusses the science and the scientific culture in which polyvagal theory was originally developed. Publication of this work enables Stephen Porges to expand the meaning and clinical relevance of this groundbreaking theory.