Track: Transpersonal Psychology, Psychotherapy and Clinical Studies
Reincarnation and remembrances of past lives: An overview of research
The idea of reincarnation was first propounded in the west by Pythagoras and Plato. Dr. Moody surveys the questions surrounding past lives, including spontaneous past life memories of children and glimpses of past lives during near-death experience
Raymond A. Moody Jr., M.D., Ph.D.
Best-Selling Author of twelve books including Life After Life—which has sold over 13 million copies world wide—and Reunions, as well as numerous articles in academic and professional literature. Dr. Moody continues to capture enormous public interest and generate controversy with his groundbreaking work on the near-death experience and what happens when we die. His newest book, Glimpses of Eternity, reveals the common events of shared-death experiences.
Award-Winning Author. Dr. Moody received the World Humanitarian Award in Denmark in 1988. He was also honored with a bronze medal in the Human Relations category at the New York Film Festival for the movie version of Life After Life.
World-Renowned Scholar and Researcher. Dr. Moody is the leading authority on the 'near-death experience'—a phrase he coined in the late seventies. Dr. Moody's research into the phenomenon of near-death experience had its start in the 1960's. The New York Times calls him "the father of the near-death experience."
M.D. from the Medical College of Georgia, 1976 Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Virginia, 1969 M.A. in philosophy from the University of Virginia, 1967 B.A. with Honors in philosophy from the University of Virginia, 1966
A Dynamic Lecturer. Dr. Moody has enlightened and entertained audiences all over the world for over three decades. He offers many different lecture/workshop presentations on the topics of: Near Death Experiences, Death With Dignity, Life After Loss, Surviving Grief & Finding Hope, Reunions: Visionary Encounters With Departed Loved Ones, The Healing Power of Humor, The Loss of Children, The Logic of Nonsense, and Catastrophic Tragedies & Events causing collective grief response.
Expert Trainer & Instructor. Dr. Moody trains hospice workers, clergy, psychologists, nurses, doctors, and other medical professionals on matters of grief recovery and dying.
Featured Expert In the Media. Dr Moody has appeared three times on Oprah, as well as on hundreds of other local and nationally syndicated programs such as MSNBC: Grief Recovery, NBC Today, ABC's Turning Point, Donahue, Sally Jessy Raphael Show, Geraldo, The Joan Rivers Show and countless foreign media appearances.