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- American Society for Psychical Research
- Cognitive Sciences Laboratory
- Consciousness Research Laboratory:
- Koestler Parapsychology Laboratory
- Laboratories for Fundamental Research
- Pacific Neuropsychiatric Institute
- Parapsychological Association
- Parapsychology Foundation
- Princeton Engineering Anomalies
- Psi Explorer
- Psychic Science
- Real Magick: The Occult Library
- Rhine Research Center
- Society for Psychical Research
Society for Psychical Research
- 5 West 73rd Street, New York, NY
Membership society open to the public. Publishes the Journal
of the American Society for Psychical Research and the ASPR Newsletter.
for Research on the Nature of Man (FRNM)
- P.O. Box 6847, College Station,
Durham, NC 27708.
Research laboratory (Institute for Parapsychology). Publishes
the Journal of Parapsychology and the FRNM Bulletin.
- International Association for Near-Death
- P.O. Box 7767, Philadelphia, PA
- Mind Science Foundation
- 8301 Boradway, Suite 100, San Antonio,
Association, Inc. (PA)
- P.O. Box 12236, Research Triangle
Park, NC 27709.
A professional association of parapsychologists and interested
scientists and academics. Holds annual conferences (open to the
public). Publishes members' newsletter. Students at accredited
institutions can become "student affiliates" of the
- 228 East 71st Street, New York,
Sponsors and publishes proceedings of topic-centered professional
conferences, monographs (available by mail).
- Parapsychology Sources of Information
- 2 Plane Tree Lane, Dix Hills, NY
Run by Rhea White, parapsychologist and professional librarian,
the PSI Center offers comprehensive bibliographies on parapsychological
topics and customized bibliographic searches for scholars and
researchers (fees charged).
for Psychical Research (SPR)
- 49 Marloes Road, Kensington, London
W8 6LA, England.
Membership society open to the public. Publishes the Journal for
the Society of Psychical Research and the SPR Newsletter.
- Spiritual Emergence Network (SEN),
Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
- 250 Oak Grove Avenue, Menlo Park,
Provides counseling referrals for people experiencing "psychospiritual
crisis." Supported by public and professional memberships,
and by donations.
The following universities
offer graduate programs in parapsychology or related topics:
- Andhra University, Department of
Psychology and Parapsychology
- Visakhapatnam 530 003, India.
Three-yea Ph.D. program. (It is possible to arrange to conduct
thesis research at the Foundation for Research on the Nature of
Man.) Direct inquiries to Professor P.V. Krishna Rao.
- Rosebridge Graduate School
- 1040 Oak Grove Road, Suite 103,
Concord CA 94518
Rosebridge offers Masters and Ph.D. degrees in parapsychology
and related topics. For more information contact Dr. Jon Klimo.
- Saybrook Institute
- 1550 Sutter Street, San Francisco,
Graduate students in the Human Sciences Program may specialize
in parapsychology. Contact Dr. Stanley Krippner, Director.
of Edinburgh, Department of Parapsychology
- 7 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9JZ,
Professor Robert Morris supervises a limited number of Ph.D. students
specializing in parapsychology.
- University of Hertfordshire, Departnment
- Hatfield, England, UK.
The Parrott-Warrick Research Unit explores topics in parapsychology.
There are currently a few graduate students pursuing a Ph.D. under
the supervision of Dr. Richard Wiseman.
- West Georgia College, Department
- Carrollton, GA 30118.
Students in the M.A. program can specialize in parapsychology.
universities offer credit or coursework in parapsychology or related
- California Institute of Integral
Studies, East-West Studies Program
- 765 Ashbury Street, San Francisco
- Franklin Pierce College
- New Hampshire, USA.
Professor William Jack offers undergraduate courses in parapsychology
- Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
- 744 San Antonio Rd., Palo Alto CA
- University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Offers some coursework in parapsychology
under the direction of Prof. Dick Bierman, through the Department
- University of Nevada, Las Vegas
- Recently established the Bigelow
Chair of Consciousness Studies, and courses in parapsychology
and related topics are presently in development.
programs in parapsychology or related topics:
for Parapsychology in Durham, North Carolina, offers the Summer
Study Program for researchers, would-be researchers, students
(it is possible to arrange credit for students already enrolled
in a university), and educators. It is an eight-week session that
runs through June and July of each year and provides a comprehensive
introduction to all aspects of parapsychology.