Transpersonal Psychology And Subtle Energy

Association for Transpersonal Psychology

Association for Humanistic Psychology

International Society for the Study of Subtle Energy and Energy Medicine

Kundalini Resources

Kundalini Support

Kundalini Research Network

Dorothy Walters, PhD
Author, poet and creator of, a resource for inspiration on the spiritual path and insights into Kundalini’s boundlessly creative nature.

Free podcasts of Lawrence Edwards speaking about Kundalini – approx. 1 hour each.

Tami Simon, the publisher of Sounds True, interviewed Lawrence about Kundalini awakening and the processes involved in Kundalini unfolding.  Sounds True has generously made these podcasts freely available.

Dr. Lawrence Edwards and Tami Simon discussing Kundalini: (click on the date)

December 9, 2009
Tami Simon speaks with Dr. Lawrence Edwards, president of The Kundalini Research Network, as well as the founder of a Kundalini support website, He is also a contributing author to a new anthology published by Sounds True entitled Kundalini Rising: Exploring the Energy of Awakening. Lawrence has practiced and taught meditation for over 35 years, is a board-certified neurotherapist, a licensed psychotherapist, and has been on the faculty of New York Medical College since 1998. Lawrence discusses his own experiences with Kundalini

August 21, 2012
Tami Simon speaks with Dr. Lawrence Edwards, president of the Kundalini Research Network and founder of, a Kundalini support website. A meditation teacher, board-certified neurotherapist, and licensed psychotherapist, Lawrence has created with Sounds True an audio training program titled Awakening Kundalini: The Path to Radical Freedom. In this episode, Tami speaks with Lawrence about how to avoid common pitfalls in the Kundalini awakening process, what the role of our ego mind is in a Kundalini awakening, and the nature of a Kundalini energy transmission from a teacher. He also shares an empowered mantra to work with as part of the Kundalini awakening process. (70 minutes)

Additional podcasts (click on the date):

December 2016
Rick Archer from Buddha at the Gas Pump interviewed Lawrence for 2 hours on the extraordinary power of grace and revelation known in the yogic tradition as Kundalini.

October 7, 2016
New Zealand’s most popular yoga teacher, author and blogger, Kara-Leah Grant, offered a video interview of Lawrence speaking about a wide range of topics related to Kundalini awakening and unfolding.

November 2013
Author Caroline Sutherland interviews Lawrence on the transformative power of Kundalini.

November 2009
Gary Goldberg, host of In The Spirit on WRPI 91.5 fm, interviews Lawrence Edwards, PhD and Sat Bir Singh, PhD on their chapters in the book Kundalini Rising, edited by Tami Simon and published by Sounds True.

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Meditation and Yoga Resources

Anam Cara Meditation Foundation
A non-profit educational organization that is a resourse for meditation instruction, free on-line MP3’s of guided meditation, free monthly e-newsletter to support your meditation practice and listings of meditation courses and retreats they offer. Located in Armonk, NY.  “Anam Cara” is an ancient Gaelic term meaning “friend of the soul.”  Founded and directed by Lawrence Edwards.

Chagdud Gonpa
International network of Chagdud Gonpa centers established by the late, revered meditation master, H.E. Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche.

Sri Nisargadatta, Advaita Vedanta
His works continue to carry the power of non-dual awareness that
he conveyed throughout his life.

Lama Surya Das
Dzogchen Tibetan Buddhist teacher and author of several excellent books on the Buddhist path, including Awakening the Buddha Within.

Sri Ramakrishna

Sri Ramana Maharshi

Thich Nhat Hanh
Buddhist master

Traditional Yoga Studies – founded by the late Georg Feuerstein

Yoga Philosophy – Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras

Empty Bell
Zen and Christian Meditation & Prayer – Robert Jonas, MTS, EdD – Founder & Director
Wonderful shakuhachi flute music by master Robert Jonas! Click here to listen and order.

Qigong Resources:

Ken Cohen, Qigong master

Biofeedback Resources

International Society for Neurofeedback and Research, and the Journal of Neurotherapy

The Association for Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback

Written Resources

For an extensive list of recommended written resources click on: The Soul’s Journey Store to view books and other media by category.

( PARABOLA back issue on The Teacher includes wise counsel
on the shadow sides of gurus)

Individual Contacts

Dorothy Walters, PhD
Poet and author, a retired literature professor who suddenly found herself going through the Kundalini awakening and unfolding process.  She now writes eloquently of her experiences. Find her at her blog,

Margaret Paul, PhD
Transpersonal psychologist and author offering workshops and
resources for connecting with your true Self

Jose Stevens, PhD
Clinical psychologist, shaman, author. Santa Fe, NM