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Mental Health
Recovering from Religious Trauma & Spiritual Wounds

Many experience religion and spirituality as a help to their mental health, but for others, religion is a source of psychological stress, painful memories, and trauma. What is the path forward for those who have been harmed, rather than healed, by reli…

Psychology of Religion
Strengthen your prayer with these 5 practices

During the past 30 years I have been lucky enough to take part in many spiritual traditions, including Methodist Christianity, Islamic Sufism, Zen Buddhism, contemporary Paganism, Lakota ways and the Native American Church, Buryat Mongolian shamanism, …

Reiki
TOP-5 CORE SPIRIT BEST practitioners, December 2020

We score our practitioners according to their activity: including published articles, added services and provided videos for Core Sp…

Recreational Therapy
Creativity, Talent and Addiction

There are a number of talented and creative people that have fallen into the hell of addiction. Some of the most famous people of immense talent like Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, Whitney Houston, and Amy Winehouse have all succumbed to this which le…

Neuroscience
Scientists Measure Compassion Levels During Loving-Kindness M...

Academics from the psychology departments at three universities in South Korea have produced a scale to measure loving-kindness and compassion -- two of Buddhism's four immeasurables, or brahmaviharas.

Loving-kindness (fondness …

God Gene
What God does to your brain

When neuroscientist Andrew Newberg scanned the brain of “Kevin”, a staunch atheist, while he was meditating, he made a fascinating discovery. “Compared with the Buddhist monks and Franciscan nuns, whose brains I’d also scanned, Kevin’s brain operated i…

Esoteric & Occult
WHAT IS ANALYTICAL PSYCHOLOGY?

Analytical psychology approaches psychotherapy in the tradition of C. G. Jung. It is distinguished by a focus on the role of symbolic experiences in human life, taking a prospective approach to the issues presented in therapy. This means that while one…

Theology
Contributions of Islamic Theology to Modern Day

Exploring Islam’s contribution to public health has been an astounding journey for me. Working across the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia in Muslim majority countries, I’m amazed at not only the history of Islamic theology in contributing to our mo…

Transpersonal Psychology
Transpersonal psychology for women's health and wellness

After raising her children, Marge Kaiser, who graduated in clinical psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, returned to school at California State University, Sonoma, where she majored in Transpersonal Psychology with a specialty in Wil…

Near-Death Studies
The Science of Near-Death Experiences

ear-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie Heaven Is for Real, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United States. …

Humanistic Psychology
Historic Review of Humanistic Psychology

We are educators, doctors, nurses, human service workers, community activists, organizational development professionals, students, writers, musicians, artists, health and social workers, counselors, scientists, architects, business people, politicians,…

Theology
Contributions of Islamic Theology to Modern Day Public Health

Exploring Islam’s contribution to public health has been an astounding journey for me. Working across the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia in Muslim majority countries, I’m amazed at not only the history of Islamic theology in contributing to our mo…