Press Releases

November 30, 2017

Wanting to Feel Connected? 6 Tips for Creating A Daily Ritual You Can Stick With

I started the New Year reflecting on the importance of ritual in my life – in particular, my morning spiritual practice.  In Yoga, we call this “sadhana”. […]
November 27, 2017
Love the world with compassion, and war and killing will stop

“Love the world with compassion, and war and killing will stop.” 2017 Honorary Doctorate Tsultrim Gyatso Rinpoche

“In Buddhism, love is mercy. When we go to love the world with compassion, war and killing will stop,the families of war, children, their suffering will […]
November 21, 2017
Ankur Saxena

Deeply Passionate About AI, Ankur Saxena is ready to Move Humanity Forward.

We believe that every student who enrolls at Sofia University has the ability to be a ripple in the wave of humanity’s evolution. The Moving Humanity Forward […]
November 16, 2017
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The Book Review Spotlight: What can we learn from the transformations of others? How can we release our fear of death? Dr. Marilyn Schlitz has some ideas.

Marilyn Schlitz, Ph.D. is a Chair of the Ph.D. programs at the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Sofia University. She is also a social anthropologist, researcher, writer, […]
November 9, 2017
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Feeling Less than Kind? 11 Ways to Strengthen Your Empathy Muscle

Compassion is the feeling that naturally arises when you learn of the suffering of another, and that motivates you to want to do something to help. […]
November 2, 2017
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Can Play Win You A Nobel Prize? Just Turn on Your Innovation Machine.

“We are the ones we are waiting for.” Gail Whipple, MATP is an  ITP at Sofia University alumna. She graduated with her M.A. in Transpersonal Psychology, specializing […]
October 26, 2017
The Book Review Spotlight

The Book Review Spotlight: Can research not only inform, but transform you? Rosemarie Anderson has just the book to answer that.

Rosemarie Anderson is Professor Emerita at Sofia University in Palo Alto, CA. and a research consultant. She received her Ph.D. in experimental psychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in […]
October 24, 2017
Confessions of a Split Mind

Confessions of a Split Mind – The Universal Plight for Meaning and Purpose

In this new book by clinical psychology graduate student, Paul Kiritsis, he works to capture the internal conflict between differing aspects of the conceptual self which plays out […]
October 21, 2017
Becoming Transpersonal

Becoming Trans-personal: What Life Changing Experiences Can Reveal

“I have sought to understand how transpersonal experiences, even the most painful ones, can be life transforming.” – Marilyn Schlitz, Ph.D. What does it mean to […]