Spirituality and Paranormal Studies, Inc
(formerly the Academy of Religion and Psychical Research)
The mission of the ASPS is to discern, develop and disseminate knowledge
of how paranormal phenomena may relate to and enhance the development of
the human spirit. The Academy also publishes The Journal of Spirituality and
Paranormal Studies and a substantive newsletter, The Searchlight.
American Society for Psychical Research
The ASPR is the oldest psychical research
organisation in the United States. For more than a century, the ASPR has supported the scientific investigation of extraordinary or as yet unexplained phenomena that have been called psychic or paranormal. The ASPR was founded in 1885 by a distinguished group of scholars who shared the courage and vision to explore the uncharted realms of human
A daily review of world news on maverick
science, unexplained mysteries, unorthodox theories, strange talents and
unexpected discoveries. Includes parapsychological news.
Association for Skeptical Investigations
This new website presents an investigation into the true meaning of Skepticism in Science. The
website is organised by the Association for Skeptical Investigation, the purpose of which is to promote genuine skepticism, the spirit of enquiry and doubt, within science. This includes an open-minded investigation of unexplained phenomena, a questioning of dogmatic assumptions, and a skeptical examination of the claims of self-proclaimed skeptics.
Australian Institute of Parapsychological Research
AIPR is a non-profit community association. Based in Sydney but with an Australia-wide membership base, it was established in 1977. The aims of the organisation are to collect, assess and disseminate factual information about parapsycological phenomena, to support and encourage parapsychology and to undertake other activities, for example fundraising and social
for Fundamental and Anomalies Research
C-FAR was formed by science professionals with multi-disciplinary interests who have specific ideas about how scientists, philosophers and others could work together to tackle
questions about the nature of mankind and the world. These ideas have resulted in a structured agenda of research projects that we wish to promote, as well as a methodology for using the results to refine that
Cognitive Sciences Laboratory
For over 20 years, the Cognitive Sciences Laboratory has been the center
for government-sponsored parapsychology research in support of its
intelligence program most recently known as 'Star Gate'.
College of Psychic Studies
Founded in 1884, the College
of Psychic Studies is an educational charity. We seek to promote spiritual values and a greater understanding of the wider areas of human consciousness, welcoming the truths of all spiritual traditions and, equally, each and every individual.
Classics in the History of Psychology
website is an effort to make the full texts of a large number of historically significant public domain documents from the scholarly literature of psychology and allied disciplines available on the World Wide Web. There are now over 25 books and about 200 articles and chapters online. The site also contains links to over 200 relevant works posted at other sites.
European Journal of Parapsychology
The European Journal of Parapsychology (EJP) is a peer-reviewed
scientific journal for research - particularly theoretical and
theory-driven empirical work - relating to the field of parapsychology.
The Journal's aim is to stimulate and enhance activity in
parapsychology, particularly in Europe, by publishing Articles, Research
Notes, Reviews and Comments that offer insight into or criticisms of
parapsychological research. The Journal also publishes peer-reviewed
Student Research Briefs.
Institut für Grenzgebiete der Psychologie
Traditionally the Institute engaged in interdisciplinary research
concerning anomalous phenomena (extrasensory perception, altered states
of consciousness, psychokinesis, etc.). The current research mission is
to achieve an improved understanding of mind-matter relationships from
the perspectives of the humanities, social sciences and natural
Institut Métapsychique International
IMI is a recognised private foundation devoted to the scientific study of the phenomena known as "paranormal" and aims to restore in France a tradition of reflection and scientific studies on the ignored human potentialities. It's first director was Dr. Gustave, who founded the IMI in 1919. Past presidents also include Charles Richet, Eugene Osty and Jean Meyer.
Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
ITP is a private, accredited, non-sectarian graduate school offering residential and distance-learning degree programs for professional, educational and personal growth. Its unique curriculum focuses on six core areas of inquiry: the intellectual, emotional, spiritual, physical, social and
The ITP established the William James Center for Consciousness Studies in 1994 to serve as the research arm of the Institute. The aim of the Center is to encourage and support a broad range of studies of consciousness and of the mind which have clear implications for the field of transpersonal psychology. Research at the Center encourages the development, initiation and evaluation of possible practical applications of the principles that emerge from the research, e.g., in education, business, wellness, counseling, therapy and spiritual guidance.
Koestler Parapsychology Unit
The unit is part of the psychology department at Edinburgh University.
Our aim is to conduct systematic and responsible research into the capacity attributed to some individuals to interact with their environment by means other than the recognised sensorimotor channels.
Lexscien: Library of
Lexscien is an initiative of The Centre for Fundamental and Anomalies
Research (C-FAR). Subscribers can receive access to Journals,
Proceedings and magazines from the Society for Psychical Research, Rhine
Research Center, Society for Scientific Exploration , Institut
Métapsychique International, Parapsychological Association, Exceptional
Human Experiences Network and European Journal of Parapsychology.
Pacific Neuropsychiatric Institute
PNI does both clinical and forensic consultations for patients with neuropsychiatric and psychopharmacologic difficulties. It is directed by parapsychologist Vernon M Neppe MD, PhD, a full member of the Parapsychology Association and
past President of the South African Society for Psychical Research.
Written by Robert Egby, the Parapsychic
Journal reports monthly on current news on Metaphsyics, Spiritualism and
the Afterlife. The Journal covers current events in mediumship,
spiritualism, mental and physical phenomena, electronic voice phenomena,
consciousness, higher awareness, the mysteries, healing, media coverage,
TV and movie productions involving metaphysics, special events, books,
and any news relating to the spiritual development of all living things,
both in the physical world and the spirit world.
PA is the international professional organisation of scientists and scholars engaged in the study of ‘psi’ (or ‘psychic’) experiences, such as telepathy, clairvoyance, remote viewing, psychokinesis, psychic healing, and precognition.
The primary objective of the Parapsychological Association is to achieve a scientific understanding of these experiences.
PF is a not-for-profit foundation which provides a worldwide forum supporting the scientific investigation of psychic phenomena. The Foundation gives grants, publishes pamphlets, monographs, conference proceedings and the
International Journal of Parapsychology, hosts the Perspectives Lecture Series, conducts the Outreach Program, and at its facility on the upper-east side of New York City, maintains the Eileen J. Garrett Library with its collection of more than 10,000 volumes and 100 periodicals on parapsychology and related
PF Lyceum will afford student and teacher alike the benefit of the Foundation's unique position within the science of parapsychology, allowing us to draw upon our knowledge of the latest developments in the field, our close association with scholars actively engaged in parapsychological studies, and our appreciation and knowledge of the field's rich and varied history. Lyceum will be a vital and ever-growing resource available to students of psychical research world
Paraview is an innovative multimedia company specializing in mind, body,
and spirit and the frontiers of science and culture.
Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research
PEAR program was established at Princeton University in 1979 by Robert G.
Jahn, then Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, to pursue rigorous scientific study of the interaction of human consciousness with sensitive physical devices, systems, and processes common to contemporary engineering practice.
Psychognosia is a privately-funded, not-for-profit centre for the
dissemination of reliable information on the scientific study of
anomalous phenomena (parapsychology), consciousness studies and related
areas. Co-directors, John Knowles, M.A., and Linda Leblanc studied at
the Institute for Parapsychology (Rhine Research Center), Durham, North
Mack, John E., Institute
The mission of the John E. Mack Institute is
to explore consciousness and the process of individual and social
transformation; and to apply the emerging knowledge to pressing
psychological, spiritual and cultural issues. The Institute is named in
recognition of Dr John Mack, Pulitzer Prize winning author and Professor
of Psychiatry at the Harvard Medical School.
Parapsychology, The Journal of
Free online archive of articles from The Journal of Parapsychology
- a publication providing coverage and analysis of parapsychology
Articles on physical mediums such as D. D. Home and Franek Kluski.
Psi-Mart.com serves all levels of interest in
parapsychology - from student to researcher - with its own publications, videos, CDs, and a vast collection of reprints from classic to cutting edge. The best books and videos available from others are also offered here.
A free monthly PDF newsletter edited by Paul
Gaunt (formerly Leslie Price) containing articles on the personalities
and organisations of spiritualism, psychical research and related fields
in bygone days. Highly recommended.
Scottish Society for Psychical Research
The objectives of
the SSPR are to investigate all types of phenomena known as paranormal or
to collect, classify and study reports of such phenomena. We have a team of volunteer investigators who are willing to investigate spontaneous cases of ostensible paranormal
phenomena. Our Society takes no corporate view, but leaves its wide range of members to make up their own minds.
Society for Psychical Research
The purpose of the SPR is to advance the understanding of events and abilities commonly described as 'psychic' or 'paranormal', without prejudice and in a scientific manner. The Society does this by promoting and supporting important research, and by publishing scholarly reports of a high standard. It acts as a forum for debate by organising educational activities, and by disseminating information about current developments.
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