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Down the Rabbit Hole
Paul Kiritsis, PsyD Clinical Psychology, DPhil., MA (History)

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  • Day and night

    Day and night

  • The limits of Darwinism

    The limits of Darwinism

  • The Gordian Knot

    The Gordian Knot

  • The Mind Machine

    The Mind Machine

  • inspirited

    Inspirited

  • Mind is on the Other Side of that Boundary

    Mind is on the Other Side of that Boundary

KIRKUS INDIE REVIEW: The Creative Advantages of Schizophrenia

“The book is brimming with haunting images by debut illustrator Christos Stamboulakis, the author’s cousin, and others, much of which depicts the struggle with psychosis. Kiritsis’ study is painstakingly argued—he furnishes a model of experimental meticulousness. In addition, the analysis is not just scientifically exacting, but reasonable as well&m ..

PACIFIC BOOK REVIEW: The Creative Advantages of Schizophrenia

“In this book, the author analyzes the history and science behind the claim of a connection between mental health and a person’s natural creativity. From the diagnosis of Schizophrenia and the treatment of the disease to the definition of creativity itself and how it can be related to those with mental illness, this book is a scientific study of creativity and mental illnes ..

Official Review: The Creative Advantages of Schizophrenia

The OnlineBookClub.org has reviewed “The Creative Advantages of Schizophrenia” by Paul Kiritsis. The book was awarded 4/4 stars. Click on the link below to access the review: Book Review by OnlineBookClub.org (https://forums.onlinebookclub.org/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=121458)  ..

Interview with Author Voices: The Online Gazette for Today's Innovative Authors

Paul Kiritsis was recently interviewed by Author Voices: The Online Gazette for Today’s Innovative Voices. Click on the link below to access the interview: Read Paul's interview with Author Voices (https://authorvoices.com/authorvoices-author-interviews/interview-paul-kiritsis/) ..

"The Authorship of the World" Speech

“The Authorship of the World” is a short lecture that was given at the Sofia University Commencement Ceremony on Saturday 22nd June, 2017, as a student response to the graduation theme, “Many Paths, One Humanity.” Click on the link below to hear the lecture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nG_ZGXbupE&feature=youtu.be ..

Paul Kiritsis launches new book

Paul Kiritsis’s new book, The Creative Advantages of Schizophrenia: The Muse and the Mad Hatter, will be released on June 1st, 2019. Stay tuned for the book launch details! ..

Kiritsis to Present at the 2019 ATP International Transpersonal Conference

The Association for Transpersonal Psychology (ATP, a division of the Transpersonal Institute) will be celebrating the Golden (50th) Anniversary of the transpersonal field on April 12-14, 2019, with an International Transpersonal Conference at Asilomar Conference Grounds near San Francisco, California. Many of the previous transpersonal conferences were historically held there.  ..

Integrative Medicine: Is the whole greater than the sum of its parts?

For me studying the history of esotericism has revealed some creamy pearls of wisdom–that every epoch has constructivist paradigms for medicine and disease, and that prognostic impressions, orthodox treatment strategies, and protocols are informed by internalized and largely unconscious assumptions about the way the “external” world is. Thanks to seventeenth century Cart ..

Empathy: Innate or Learned?

Putting oneself in the shoes of another comes easily to most of us. We cry at projected images on electronic media of rustic peoples who have just lost their homes to natural disasters; feel anger and resentment towards minorities being discriminated against because of their race, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, or gender; and orchestrate rallies holding aloft powerful political slog ..