Dr Palmer is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine and a member of the Scientific and Medical Network and the Society for Psychical Research. He has been trained in hypnotherapy by the Proundfoot School of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy and the Royal Society of Medicine and has a diploma in medical hypnosis from the London College of Clinical Hypnosis. Dr Palmer is active in promoting scientific research into the efficacy of hypnotherapeutic and psychoneuroimmunology (PNI) methods.
Signs of Reincarnation provides
a systematic, inter-disciplinary examination of beliefs in as well as
evidence for reincarnation that will appeal to students of anthropology,
religious studies, philosophy, and the psychology of consciousness and
memory, as well as parapsychology. Matlock discusses various ways the
reincarnation evidence may be interpreted and shows that although the
postmortem survival and reincarnation of consciousness entails a
rejection of the materialist notion that consciousness is generated by
the brain, it does not require the acceptance of any radically new
concepts or the abandonment of well-established findings in mainstream
psychology or biology. The book includes an extensive bibliography and a
glossary of specialized and technical terms. « less
Here is a Power Point presentation used recently to deliver a lecture on dissociation to a class of 1st year undergraduates studying the Psychology of Religion. Be sure to give slides 4 and 5 plenty of time to load in order to view the videos embedded in them.
The target of 200 recorded cases of spirit possession for study and analysis has been reached. Researchers with an interest in suspected spirit possession and its relationship with mental illness are invited to analyze the data. Click this link for a histogram of age distribution.