Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered works on the treatment of mental and emotional disorders primarily through the use of psychological methods. Works on the field of psychology dealing with the application of psychological theories and communication skills to helping individuals overcome obstacles to their personal growth and achieve optimal development of their personal resources are entered under |a Counseling psychology. |i Works on the general process of exchanging information and giving advice regarding personal decision making and problem solving are entered under |a Counseling.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 1
Abstract This collection contains writings that document the career and research interests of psychiatrist and author Stanislav Grof. It consists primarily of published research articles and clippings discussing the therapeutic effects of psychoactive substances as well as some first-hand accounts of transcendental experiences.
Dates: 1931 - 2014; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1980
Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSP 67
Abstract The William Richards papers is a collection of articles and article reprints by William Richards. The articles discuss the use of LSD, DPT, psilocybin, and other entheogens for treating cancer patients and alcoholism, as well as for the study of religious and spiritual experiences. There is also a CD of a Sixty Minutes interview concerning LSD with Richards and a summary of the interview written by Richards.
Dates: 1962 - 2009