Alumni Spotlight: Laura Bakosh, PhD. Gets $10,000 Grant for Mindfulness in Schools
10 Jun 2017
Photo borrowed from www.InnerExplorer.com Laura Bakosh, Co-Founder at Inner Explorer, Receives $10,000 grant from AETNA to Bring Mindfulness Program to Florida Schools. Laura Bakosh, Ph.D
2017 Commencement – Moving Humanity Forward – Saturday June 24th 10:30 am
09 Jun 2017
It’s that time again to showcase our amazing graduates as they move into the next phase of their journey. We’ve worked hard to make commencement a wonderful occasion. Here’
2017 Jill Mellick Creative Expression Winners Announced!
05 Jun 2017
About the Jill Mellick Award The award was established in honor of Professor Emerita Jill Mellick, Ph.D., a gifted artist, writer, educator and therapist whose work greatly influenced, and
Sofia University Receives 2017 Best of Palo Alto Award for the 2nd Year in Row!
05 May 2017
Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sofia University Receives 2017 Best of Palo Alto Award Palo Alto Award Program Honors the Achievement PALO ALTO April 18, 2017 — Sofia University ha
Ask Donna Dulo: Drone Delivery Service – Is there a Future in This?
02 May 2017
In an article published by The Future of Everything, thought leaders were asked to give their feedback on using drones for delivery service. Amazon’s recent foray into this type of de
Mindful Living Talk: How the mind/body connection affects our well-being.
12 Apr 2017
Healing the mind/body connection using mindfulness as a health practice can have great health benefits. How is this possible? Our bodies are very sensitive to the ways in which we think or f
New Course: Emerging Worldviews with Professors Chopra and Schlitz
27 Mar 2017
How can worldview literacy can be used to help people transform their behaviors, improve relationships, develop effective communication strategies, and enhance lived experience? In this onli
Robert Frager Shihan, 7th dan, Seminar and O-Sensei Celebration
17 Mar 2017
Celebrate the life of Morihei Ueshiba O-Sensei on the 48th anniversary of his passing. Did you know that Robert Frager Shihan, 7th dan, is one of the few Americans to have studied directly w
Introduction to the Shamanic Journey Two-day Seminar with Steven Schmitz
10 Mar 2017
Saturday and Sunday, March 18 & 19, 2017 Sofia University, Palo Alto, CA Sponsored by the Association for Transpersonal Psychology and the Sofia Counseling Center Shamanism is an ancien
Just Added! Dean Radin, Ph.D to the PSI Speakers Line Up
03 Mar 2017
Dean Radin, PhD, is Chief Scientist at the INSTITUTE OF NOETIC SCIENCES (IONS). Before joining the research staff at IONS in 2001, he held appointments at AT&T Bell Labs, Princeton Unive
Death Makes Life Possible Receives Film Award
10 Feb 2017
The film “Death Makes Life Possible” produced and written by Dr. Marilyn Schlitz and Dr. Deepak Chopra and directed by Mark Krigbaum, has just been awarded under the category “UND
Unlock Your Workplace Potential: Creative Expression Certificate Now Available
06 Feb 2017
Creativity in the Workplace – Yes! The workplace is no longer meant to be a sterile, uninspired environment. Employers are quickly seeing the value of creative thinking and artistry as
Black History Month Series: Pioneers in Psychology
03 Feb 2017
Black History Month is a time to honor the achievements of those whose voices have been suppressed or unacknowledged over the centuries. In honor of our school of psychology, we are pleased
Just Published! The Spectrum of Gratitude Experience by John Elfers and Patty Hlava
30 Jan 2017
Alumnus and Associate Core Faculty John Elfers, Ph.D. and former faculty member Patty Hlava, have just published their new book, The Spectrum of Gratitude Experience. The book extends the
Transpersonal Psychology & Extended Human Capacities: Psi Research Speaker Seminar
25 Jan 2017
What is the history of parapsychology? What scientific paradigms have been developed to test intuition and intention? What are the implications of this work? Join us as Dr. Richard Knowles h
The Jill Mellick Creative Expression Award Nominations Are Now Open!
20 Jan 2017
About Dr. Jill Mellick by Susan O’Connell, MTP, REACE Director of Creative Expression Certificate. This award was established in honor of Professor Emerita Jill Mellick, Ph.D., a gifte
Moving Humanity Forward Scholarship Now Available for Spring 2017!
17 Jan 2017
Overview Since 1975, our legacy school, the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, has continued to be an international leader and pioneer in the areas of transpersonal research and transper
A Shihan in the Dojo! Dr. Robert Frager Now Highest Ranked Master Aikido Teacher
13 Jan 2017
Congratulations are in order for Sofia Founder & President Emeritus Bob Frager, Ph.D who was recently informed by the World Headquarters of Aikido that he has been promoted as a Shihan,
Spring Seminar: Kaleo and Elise Ching Present “Soul’s Intention” at the Mercy Center
10 Jan 2017
What is your soul’s intention for your personal and professional journey? Using Qigong, guided imagery, and art Kaleo and Elise Ching invite you to discover and shape your answer to this q
Winter Quarter is Starting January 17th – Are You Prepared?
06 Jan 2017
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The ACES Study asks – Are you interested in psychic research?
04 Jan 2017
The Anomalous Cognition with Electromagnetic Shielding (ACES) Study is looking for research assistants! The ACES study, sponsored by Sofia University, explores the possible effects of elect
Death Makes Life Possible Co-Authors Deepak and Marilyn Teaching Winter 2017
20 Dec 2016
Can the fear of death be transformed into an inspiration for living? Professors Marilyn Schlitz, PhD and Deepak Chopra, MD consider a wealth of teachings and practical guidance within
Happy Holidays from Sofia University!
16 Dec 2016
Dear All, Sofia University has had a highly successful year. I want to express my gratitude to each person affiliated with Sofia for keeping Student Success, Academic Excellence, and Co
Open House 2016 – Making Lasting Impressions!
14 Dec 2016
On Saturday, December 3, 2016, Sofia University held an Open House that catered to three of our four schools of learning – transpersonal psychology, business and technology. Prospecti
Tech Job Fair – Join Us Saturday, January 14th, 2017
08 Dec 2016
The Chinese Software Professional Association, in partnership with Sofia University, is sponsoring a Job Fair, especially for the tech industry. TIME CHANGE – PLEASE MAKE A NOTE WHEN:
Looking for A Support Group? Try the Sofia Counseling Center!
05 Dec 2016
Community Center for Health and Wellness Now offering Support Groups through the Sofia Counseling Center, Palo Alto, CA. Contact Us: (650) 493 – 5006 These groups are limited to eigh
Which meditation works best for you? Finder’s Course may have the answer.
01 Dec 2016
Applications reviewed from 11/17/16 – 12/5/16 Applications reviewed on a 1st come 1st served basis and we will close registration at capacity. Apply Here What is Finder’s Co
Congratulations Zsolt Deak, PHD 2012 Alumnus
29 Nov 2016
A L U M N I S P O T L I G H T It is always an honor when one of our graduates finds success. Zsolt Deak has done just that. Not only is Zsolt on the Board of Directors of the Hunga
And the Honorary Doctorate Goes to……
23 Nov 2016
Did you know that Sofia/ITP has awarded over 20 honorary doctorates since 1980 in recognition of their outstanding contributions to fields related to psychology, consciousness studies or pea
Winter & Spring 2017 – Krippner, Dreams & Anomalous Experiences
22 Nov 2016
Sofia University is pleased to welcome Dr. Stanley Krippner as guest lecturer for winter quarter 2017! Dr. Krippner will be sharing his expertise in two courses -The Psychology of Anomalou