- IONS Film Project
Stanley Krippner Interview
Visionary: Stanley Krippner, PhD
This is an interview with Dr. Stanley Krippner. Krippner is an American psychologist and Alan Watts Professor of Psychology and executive faculty member of the Saybrook Graduate School and Research Center in San Francisco. Formerly Krippner was director of the Kent State University Child Study Center (of Kent, Ohio) and director of the Maimonides Medical Center Dream Research Laboratory (of Brooklyn, New York).
Krippner is an internationally known humanistic psychologist, having written extensively on dreams, altered states of consciouness, hypnosis, shamanism, dissociation, and parapsychological subjects. He was an early leader in Division 32 of the American Psychological Association, the division concerned with humanistic psychology, serving as President of the division from 1980 - 1981. He also served as president of division 30, the Society for Psychological Hypnosis, and is a Fellow of four APA divisions.