If times are always changing, and if research is always improving, why do we continue looking backward for answers? The prevailing dogma can serve as a starting point for discovering what has worked in before, but are these beliefs always the final answer?
Instead of looking at all of the surrounding information, medical professionals often rely heavily on traditional medical treatments in order to solve a problem. And we do the same in all areas of our lives.
In this book, Dr. Steven Harlem challenges us to have The Courage to Think Differently. Dr. Harlem’s perspective will have us reflecting on the following:
· The importance of considering alternative models in medicine and in life.
· The beliefs that unconsciously shape your perception.
· The need to develop multiple ways of seeing and questioning in order to tease out the truths from the myths of our society.
· How communication and your assessment of human behavior can enhance your personal and professional lives.
Utilizing results from both his professional and personal experience, clinical psychologist Steven Harlem surprises, enlightens, and challenges our traditional ways of thinking about clinical improvement. Through the pages of this book, you will be equipped to test alternative models, question previous dogmas, and revolutionize the ideas that shape our world.