Humor in Therapy

Resources & References

Articles

What’s Your Humor Style?

Laughter in Therapy

What Happens When We Laugh

The Benefits of Laughter: 2011, Dr (Asa Don Brown & Eunice Johannson, Ph.D., Reg. Psych., Neuropsychologist

Science Daily (2011) University of Maryland School of Medicine Study Shows Laughter Helps Blood vessels function better

The Psychology of Humor: An Integrative Approach

The Hidden Power of Humor

9 Ways That Humor Can Heal

 

Organizations

International Society for Humor Studies (ISHS)

 

Additional Resources

Jim Lyttle, Ph.D., is a humor researcher

Humormatters™ By Steven M. Sultanoff, Ph.D.

Robert Provine is a neuroscientist engaged in studies of the development, evolution and neural mechanisms of behavior