Dr. Mario E. Martinez

Helpful votes received on reviews: 94% (630 of 672)
In My Own Words:
I am a clinical psychologist and author of "The Mind Body Code" and "The Man from Autumn"

I like reading philosophy and cultural anthropology. I enjoy writing, traveling, working out, learning about different cultures, cooking and windsurfing.


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The Intention Experiment: Use Your Thoughts to Cha&hellip by Lynne McTaggart
80 of 81 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The Real Deal, 23 April 2007
Lynne McTaggart is an award-winning journalist and a best-selling author of "The Field". Although not a trained scientist, she has an uncanny ability to bring complex quantum theory to a practical language that makes sense. "The Intention Experiment" expands on the concepts of purposeful consciousness she introduced in her previous book. Unlike other works that simply offer "New Age" fluff to entice a public hungry for hope, "The Intention Experiment" grounds the contention that thoughts have an innate power to affect living organisms on impeccable double-blind studies conducted by eminent scientists. The ability to change the rate of growth in cancer cells by guided imagery, the effects of… Read more
The Shadow Of The Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
The Shadow Of The Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
7 of 12 people found the following review helpful
"The Shadow of the Wind" is one of those rare books that entice readers to face their existential fears with the power of human dignity. Rather than describe the content of the story as other reviewers have so aptly done, I want to focus on the psychological fabric that Carlos Ruiz Safón weaves for us. As a clinical psychologist and author of a psychological novel, I can arguably state that Safón is one of the most gifted wordsmiths of this decade. And I dare say that, if he continues to develop his craft, he could inheret the best of Dumas and Proust for the twenty-first century.

Through his cast of characters, Safón explores the depth of evil, the… Read more
Law of Attraction: The Science of Attracting More &hellip by Michael J. Losier
60 of 60 people found the following review helpful
Unlike many of the "feel good" books that uplift your spirits with hope to ultimately bring you down with simplistic claims that do not work, Michael Losier's "Law of Attraction" provides practical methods that can be tested for their validity. As a clinical psychologist I specialize in how cultural beliefs affect the immune system. Consequently, I am profoundly aware of how our thinking can influence our wellness, but more importantly, how beliefs are resistant to change because of our fear of joy. With a background in Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP), Michael Losier takes these resistances into account when he offers solutions to change our deprivation mentality. Based on my clinical… Read more