Monthly Archives: January 2014

#388 – William James as Progenitor of Transpersonal Psychology with Mark B. Ryan PhD

Transcript Mark B. Ryan PhD is Associate Dean of the Wisdom School of Graduate Studies of Ubiquity University. Prior to joining the Wisdom School, he was Titular IV Professor at the Universidad de las Américas in Puebla, Mexico, where he also served as Dean of the Colleges, Master of José Gaos College, and Coordinator of […]

#387- How Technology Is Changing Our Minds For The Better with Clive Thompson

Transcript Clive Thompson is a longtime contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine and a columnist for Wired. As a child growing up in Toronto of the 1970s and 80s, Clive Thompson became fascinated with the first “home computers”—the ones you plugged into your TV, like the Commodore 64, and programmed using BASIC. He […]

#386 – An Update on Mind-Expanding Substances with Ralph Metzner PhD

Transcript Ralph Metzner, Ph.D., a graduate of Oxford and Harvard, is a recognized pioneer in psychological, philosophical and cross-cultural studies of consciousness and its transformations. He collaborated with Leary and Alpert in classic studies of psychedelics at Harvard University in the 1960s, co-authored The Psychedelic Experience and was editor of The Psychedelic Review. He is […]

385 – The Science of Romantic Relationships with Sue Johnson PhD

Transcript Sue Johnson PhD is an author, clinical psychologist, researcher, professor, popular presenter and speaker and one of the leading innovators in the field of couple therapy. Individuals, couples and practicing therapists all turn to Sue for her insight and guidance. She is the primary developer of Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) which has demonstrated […]

#384 – Women and Wine, Her Best-Kept Secret with Gabrielle Glaser

Transcript Gabrielle Glaser grew up in Tangent, Oregon, the Grass Seed Capital of the World (pop. 440). She spent her teenage summers driving John Deere combines on her family farm, listening to an unusual mix of local radio programming: the BeeGees, Marvin Gaye, Johnny Cash, and NPR. She was an indifferent member of her local […]