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To start PEP-Easy without first opening your browser–just as you would start a mobile app, you can save a shortcut to your home screen.

First, in Chrome or Safari, depending on your platform, open PEP-Easy from  You want to be on the default start screen, so you have a clean workspace.

Then, depending on your mobile device…follow the instructions below:


  1. Tap on the share icon  Action navigation bar and tab bar icon
  2. In the bottom list, tap on ‘Add to home screen’
  3. In the “Add to Home” confirmation “bubble”, tap “Add”

On Android:

  1. Tap on the Chrome menu (Vertical Ellipses)
  2. Select “Add to Home Screen” from the menu


For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Levick, S.E. (2013). Jason W. Brown: Neuropsychological Foundations of Consciousness. Belgium: Les Editions Chromatika, 2010. ISBN: 978-2-930517-07-0, 364 pp., €36 (pbk.).. Neuropsychoanalysis, 15(1):101-102.

(2013). Neuropsychoanalysis, 15(1):101-102

Book Reviews

Jason W. Brown: Neuropsychological Foundations of Consciousness. Belgium: Les Editions Chromatika, 2010. ISBN: 978-2-930517-07-0, 364 pp., €36 (pbk.).

Review by:
Stephen E. Levick

Ludwig Wittgenstein concluded his Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus with the provocative and enigmatic assertion: “Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent.” Yet some do try to speak of the ineffable. Some poets and artists, apprehending something of it, are able to give us limited access to it in their creations. The courageous individual in psychotherapy gives voice to what had been preconsciously ineffable, and sometimes unspeakable. A different sort of bravery is shown by pioneers in scientific and clinical theory. They have the audacity to articulate novel ways of understanding processes and phenomena that the rest of us either ignored or thought we understood well enough.

Among such pioneers, I include Jason W. Brown. His brilliant theory of the microgenesis of mind/brain processes germinated in his study of that group of neurologically based syndromes of ineffability that we call aphasia. He laid out this theory in Brown (1972, 1977). He has further elaborated on it and broadened its application in subsequent books (see also Brown, 2001). Neuropsychological Foundations of Consciousness —the subject of this review—is the most recent.

Wrapping one's mind around Brown's ideas is a thrilling though sometimes daunting endeavor. The author himself warns the reader explicitly: “Much of microgenetic theory is a challenge to common sense belief.” So, to the reader, I say: suspend your cherished convictions and read this book with an

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