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THE WORLD CONGRESS OF PSYCHIATRY: "On the origin of anxiety, panic and rage" By Dr. Arthur Janov Published in April 2013

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Arthur Janov has teamed up with legendary composer David Foster to present Primal Scream: The Musical.

Hoffer Prize
Arthur Janov has been nominated as the finalist for the prestigious International Hoffer Prize for Literature in Health and Science for his book Life Before Birth. It is a great honor as this is the prize for the book of the year.

Come join us at booth #348 where all of Dr. Janov's books will be available. Along with previews of the Janov Legacy Series.

Read Dr. Arthur Janov's blog with new articles every day:

I Feel Good: A Letter From a Patient. Read the fascinating story by a patient of what Primal Therapy can do. A. G. Los Angeles 2013.  More >>


I am ninety now so I have earned the right to reflect a bit. So here goes:

What have I learned about life? A lot and not much since it is what I have learned about people in my life that counts. First of all, my great great staff, some of whom have been with me for fifty years, others thirty years. It is a lifetime together that counts. And yes, they and I have many flaws but we are all human for God's sake and that is part of being human. More >>

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The Legacy Program includes 4 years of clinical therapy review, shot during the training at the Primal Center. In this program every therapeutic intervention was discussed, and grounded into theory.
The curriculum will include an important number of pure clinical tape reviews. These will all be identified by Keywords like "Overload‚" "Abreaction," "Melange,""Dialectic," "The 3 lines of consciousness," etc, according to what each session presented.

We will present regularly new clinical excerpt of videos In the Legacy Program, each video will come with its the corresponding text. These videos will present various degrees of sophistication of the science of Primal Therapy as we practice it at the Primal Center. They will not necessarily be in the order they were taught. More >>

supporting evidence

Read about our Research on Primal Therapy.

Our Research Confirms the Truth of the Imprint:
The UCLA Experiment. More>>

How We Changed Serotonin Levels Naturally.
Also enhancing the immune system through feeling.
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Read the Supporting Evidence from the Research world that supports or inform Primal Theory.

Here is a sample of the titles of the Legacy Program:
The Legacy Program includes 3 years of clinical therapy review, shot during the training at the Primal Center. 

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