CIHS Summer Symposium 2017


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The California Institute for Human Science’s annual Summer Symposium 2017 will be Forefront Consciousness and Healing Science Research: Reports from the Field, July 8 and July 9, on our beautiful Encinitas Campus. CIHS welcomes your participation in our community of scholars. There is exciting work being done at the forefront of consciousness and healing research. This includes studies that explore subtle energy healing and intentionality, research into altered states of consciousness, in-depth research into ancient and contemporary healing practices, models of the subtle body, chi energy measuring devices research, and reflections on the ways these insights and praxis may serve to create a more healthful, peaceful, and just society

This conference seeks to investigate the relationship between the practice of subtle healing methods and their research.


Date and Time:

Saturday, July 8, 8:30 am – 6 pm, social hour 6 – 7:00 pm

Sunday, July 9, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm, conference closing


$560 including for 2 units academic credit. [$450 for grandfathered students.]

$430 Audit and general public.

$30 for 2 days lunch – must be paid at the time of registration no later than July 1st

One Day Rates: $230 for Saturday, $200 for Sunday

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Conference Schedule:

Saturday, July 8

TimeNameTitleSpeaker Affiliation
8:30AMGentle ThunderOpening CeremonyGentle Thunder is an extraordinary spirit guided Native American musician and sound healer.
9:00AM 90 minutesDavid Gruder, PhD, DCEP How Mental Health Professionals Can Help Reset Social Consciousness by Upleveling Their Clients' Relationships With PowerIntegrity Culture Systems™
10:40AM 30 minutesPaul Mills, PhDNew frontiers for studying whole person medicine and non-local mind.Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health, Director of the Center of Excellence for Research and Training in Integrative Health, Interim Chief of the Behavioral Medicine Division at the University of California, San Diego, and Director of Research for the Chopra Foundation.
11:20AM 60 minutesShamini Jain, PhDThe Healer-Scientist Partnership: Evolving Research in Biofield ScienceFounding Director, Consciousness and Healing Initiative
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, UC San Diego
1:30pm 60 minutesMary Clark, PhD & Gaetan Chevallier, PhDThe Effects of Pranic Healing on Subjects in a Community Free Healing ClinicMary Clark: President Pranic Healing of San Diego, and CIHS Lead Faculty
Gaetan Chevalier: Research Director PsyTek, and CIHS Lead Faculty
2:40pm 30 minutesJoseph L. SubbiondoThe Evolution, Adaption, and Application of an Integral Model of Education: Sri Aurobindo, Haridas Chaudhuri, and Ken WilberPresident Emeritus of California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS)
3:20 PM 60 minutesGurucharan Khalsa, PhDNew Quantum Holisms, Healing and Awareness- Making the Invisible VisiblePresident of Advancing Human Awareness, Inc. Affiliated scholar at Chapman University, Fish Interfaith Center and the Institute of Quantum Studies
4:30PMPanel DialecticAll available presenters
5:00PMSocial hourSocial hour
6:00PMChristine StevensRhythm Music and Sound for Consciousness and Healing. Presentation.WOW! Motivational Drumming
6:45 PM to 7:30 PMChristine StevensRhythm Music and Sound for Consciousness and Healing. Experiential.
Tamara Goldsby, PhDFeatured poster during all breaks: Effects of sound meditation on wellness.CIHS Lead Faculty. Research Affiliate, UCSD Center of Excellence for Research and Training in Integrative Health


Sunday, July 9

TimeNameTitleSpeaker Affiliation
9:00 AM 35 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussionBeverly Rubik, PhDObservations on Live Blood and Nutrition for Our Times. Founder, Institute for Frontier Science, and CIHS Faculty
9:50 AM 35 minutes presentation, 10 minutes discussionBeverly Rubik, PhDEffects of Intention, Energy Healing, and Psychoenergetic States on Biophoton Emission.
10:40AM 50 minutesRandy Fauver, PhDConsciousness Based Medicine: The Central Role of RelationshipsCIHS Lead Faculty, Bial Research Fellow
11:40AM 20 minutes presentation, 35 minutes movement workshopRuss PfeifferMindfulness, Perception & Embodiment: Part 1: PresentationPart 2: Experiential movement workshopAnatomy Instructor and Advanced Rolfer and teacher
1:40PM 50 minutes durationRichard Jelusich, PhDIntegrative Chakra Therapy: Theory and PracticeCIHS Governing Board, and Lead Faculty
2:40PM 50 minuts durationRoger Cavnaugh, PhDA Field Report: Time, Space, and Causation as Templates of Consciousness in Integral HealingCIHS Lead Faculty, and licensed psychotherapist
3:40PM 30 minutesMichael MolinaKundalini, Subtle Healing, and Evolution of Consciousness on a Global ScaleFounder and President: The Emerging Sciences Foundation
4:15PM 20 minutesVictoria BarnhillConsciousness and Energy PsychologyCIHS MA student
4:35PM 20 minutesAnna GallichSubstance Use and Abstinence-Based Holistic Treatment CIHS PhD student
4:55PM 20 minutesThomas Brophy, PhDClosing remarks: Overview of Science of Consciousness frontiersCIHS Executive Dean, Integral Health and Sciences Director
5:20PMGentle ThunderClosing Ceremony

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