DOI: 10.52982/lkj192


One of the more interesting discoveries in neuroscience in recent years is the impact that the use of non-directive forms of communication, including stories and metaphors, has on our brain. In this article, we will review the most important literature of  recent research in this area, and address both the benefits and risks of the new knowledge gained from these discoveries.

Keywords: storytelling, brain impact, oxytocin, hormones, positive psychotherapy