Austin IN Connection fosters healthy relationships through the integration of emerging science and practice.

 
Heathy relationships,

healthy community,

healthy world.


"If we find a way to facilitate neural integration within the minds of individuals across the life span, we may be able to promote a more compassionate world of human connection."

-Daniel Siegel, MD

OR RENEW

 

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Austin IN Connection

PO BOX 10724

Austin, TX 78766

 

 

   

 

 

CURRENT ARTICLES & VIDEOS ON THE NEUROSCIENCE OF HUMAN EXPERIENCE


A new study out of Rutgers University suggests that a wife's happiness is more crucial than her husband's in keeping their marriage on track.
(Science Daily)                
more...

 

 

Check out this delightful short video on the neurobiology of play as seen through the research of Jaak Panksepp.

(NPR)                                  more...

 

 

New animal research highlights increasing evidence for the genetic
and epigenetic origins for the transgenerational transmission of trauma.

(NY Times)                        more...

 

 

Do egalitarian romantic relationships lead to less sex? LA psychotherapist and author Lori Gottlieb explores this question in a thoughtful NY Times magazine article.

(NY TImes)                        more...

 

 

A Princeton study found that American parents experience more emotional highs and lows than non-parents, although both have similar levels of life satisfaction.

(Science Daily)                more...

 

 

An opinion piece in the NY Times highlights the mitigating effect of a healthy parent-child relationship on the negative health impact of toxic stress in early life.

(NY Times)                       more...

 

 

What do social skills and Chekov have in common? According to a study published in SCIENCE, reading literary fiction increases empathy and sensitivity and the effects are rapid and robust.

(NY Times)                        more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 






 

 

 

 

 

 




 






 

 

 

 

 

 


 


OUR BOARD

We're delighted to have a crew of hard-working, innovative and energetic board members. 
INTERESTED IN APPLYING TO BECOME AN AINC BOARD MEMBER? Reach out to our ADMIN and let her know!

 

OUR STORY

Founded in 2007 by three mental health professionals and parents,

Austin IN Connection now has a
19-member board and an equally passionate commitment to share
the how and why of healthy relationships.


OUR MEMBERS

AINC members are comprised of helping professionals, educators, researchers, parents and families brought together by a shared interest in promoting healthy relationships based on the science of attachment theory and concepts from interpersonal neurobiology.

 

OUR AFFILIATE ORGANIZATION

GAINS

The Global Association for Interpersonal Neurobiology Studies

 

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ESTHER PEREL is coming to Austin for a one-day conference

Exploring the Triple Flame: Attachment, Intimacy & Sexuality

on Saturday, November 15th


CHECK OUT ESTHER'S WEBSITE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT

HER & HER WORK!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!!


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YEAR OF CONVERSATIONS


Friday, October 24th, 2014
4pm - 6pm


"Moving Stories:
Movement as Personal Healing and Social Transformation"

 

with Kalila Homann,
LPC-S, BC-DMT

 

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FAMILY MATTERS


Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
6pm - 8pm

"How Parents and Caregivers Nurture a Child's Heart"

with Kathy Scherer, PhD &
Debby Jacobvitz, PhD

The new 2014-2015 Family Matters Schedule is now available! 

Click HERE for a flyer!



 

 

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