Marilyn Schlitz, PhD, is a social anthropologist, writer, and speaker who has been a leader in the field of consciousness studies for more than three decades. She is the author of Consciousness and Healing (Elsevier, 2004; with Tina Amorok & Marc Micozzi), Living Deeply (New Harbinger, 2008; with Cassandra Vieten & Tina Amorok), and her most recent, Death Makes Life Possible (Sounds True, May 2015). Dr. Schlitz serves as president emeritus and a senior fellow at the Institute of Noetic Sciences, and lives in California.
In the first half, social anthropologist Marilyn Schlitz, PhD, discussed her new work on near-death, and how noetic experiences move people from a strictly materialistic view of their existence to one that has spiritual or mystical dimensions. In the latter half, educator and expert on veterans, and the psychology of military-related issues, Dr. Edward Tick, addressed the problem of PTSD, and... More »Host: George Noory
During the first three hours, Professor of Psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine Dr. Charles Grob and Marilyn Schiltz PhD with the Institute of Noetic Sciences discussed new research with hallucinogenic substances from a medical-holistic perspective. ... More »Host: George Noory
Marilyn Schlitz, Ph.D., of the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS) talked about alternative and conventional medicine, as well as extended human abilities like distant healing. Schlitz thinks "there are some really fundamental challenges that face standard [conventional] medicine today," including an increasing reliance on technology and focus on manipulating "the external." ... More »Host: George Noory