Category Archives: Consciousness

altered states, dreams, hypnosis, psychedelics, etc.

Video Preview of #541 – My Shamanic Path with Sergey Baranov

Sergey Baranov is the author of the book, Path, which recounts his shamanic quest over a period of years. He has lived in the Ukraine, Israel, the United States, and now Peru.He champions the value of direct spiritual experience via plant medicines. His website is www.shamansworld.org. http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/541SergeyBaranovPathClip.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download

#540 – Orienting Through Dreams in These Dark Times with Jungian Analyst Monika Wikman

Monika Wikman, Ph.D. was my guest on episodes #372 – Exploring Holotropic , #344 – Archetypal Phenomena Surrounding Death, #286 on Jungian Active Imagination and #235 – Using Alchemical Archetypes in Jungian Analysis. She is a Jungian Analyst and author of Pregnant Darkness: Alchemy and the Rebirth of Consciousness (2005) and a chapter entitled Sophia’s […]

#538 – The Little Dog That Could with Filippo Voltaggio

Best-Selling Author Filippo Voltaggio is also a Public Speaker, Radio Show Host and Life Coach, with the moniker “Master of Change.” Among the many life changes that have earned him the moniker “Master of Change,” Filippo started his professional career working his way up to Junior Management in a Fortune 500 Top 3 Company. Despite […]

#534 – Your Mind Is Bigger Than Your Brain with Daniel J. Siegel MD

Daniel J. Siegel MD is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine and the founding co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center at UCLA. He is also the Executive Director of the Mindsight Institute which focuses on how the development of mindsight in individuals, families and communities can be enhanced by […]

Video Preview of #534 with Dan Siegel MD On His Book, Mind

I speak with return guest, Dr. Dan Siegel about his new 2016 book, Mind: A Journey to The Heart of Being Human. He was previously my guest back in 2011 speaking about his book, Mindsight. For more information about Daniel J. Siegel MD, please see our show notes at www.shrinkrapradio.com http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/534DanSiegelMindClip.mp4Podcast: Play in new window […]

Video Clip of #529 with John C. Robinson PhD on The Divine Human

On today’s show, I am speaking with Dr. John C. Robinson who has been my guest three times previously discussing his books on again. Today we will be speaking about his 2016 book on The Divine Human: The Final Transformation of Sacred Aging. For more information about Dr. John C. Robinson, please see our show […]

#529 – On The Divine Human with John C. Robinson PhD

John C. Robinson PhD is a clinical psychologist with a second doctorate in ministry, an ordained interfaith minister, the author of nine books on the interface of psychology and spirituality (along with numerous articles, book chapters and guest blogs), and last but not least, an aging Boomer with grown children and a gaggle of grandchildren. […]

#526 – On The Path of The Hero’s Journey with Michael Mervosh M.Ed.

Michael Mervosh M.Ed. is a licensed clinical psychologist in Pittsburgh, PA. He has been devoted to his full-time private practice, providing intensive individual and group psychotherapy for 25 years. He synthesizes his training background in Gestalt, Object Relations and Jungian orientations with extensive body-centered and mindfulness approaches. His founding and lifelong work is with the […]

Video Preview of #526 – On The Path of The Hero’s Journey with Michael Mervosh

Today my guest is clinical psychologist, Dr. Michael Mervosh, who is the executive director of the Hero’s Journey Foundation and co-leader of the PsychoEnergetic Training retreats and we’ll be discussing his pioneering work. The video for the full interview can be found at www.youtube.com/shrinkrapradio. The audio version will appear here on October 6, 2016. http://media.blubrry.com/psychology/p/shrinkrapradio.com/images/526MervoshHeroClip.mp4Podcast: […]

#513 – Exploring Neuro-Philosophy with Georg Northoff MD PhD

Transcript Dr. Georg Northoff is a philosopher, neuroscientist and psychiatrist, holding degrees in all three disciplines. Being originally from Germany, he is now working in Ottawa/Canada where he researches the relationship between the brain and mind in its various facets focusing on the neural and biochemical mechanisms related to higher-order mental functions like consciousness and […]