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PYC4205 Transpersonal Psychology

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Course material explores the higher and deeper dimensions of human experience. Topics include: the nature, validity, development, and value of these extraordinary experiences from the diverse disciplinary perspectives of psychology, philosophy, sociology, anthropology, and religion. The philosophical and empirical foundations of transpersonal psychology and the transpersonal principles used in counseling are discussed. Theorists include Roberto Assagioli, Ken Wilber, Stanislav Grof, Francis Vaughn, A.H. Almaas, and John Welwood.

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