Extraordinary Experiences and Performance on Psi Tasks During and After Meditation Classes and Retreats

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Extraordinary Experiences and Performance on Psi Tasks During and After Meditation Classes and Retreats

Principal Investigator(s): 
Cassandra Vieten PhD
Research Focus: 
2. Can we access information not limited by space and time?

Research Question

What is the frequency and salience of paranormal experiences in people participating in structured meditation programs? Does psi ability change as a results of participating in meditation programs?

Project Summary

  1. Investigate frequency and salience of paranormal experiences in those participating in mindfulness meditation-based interventions at a medical center/university and those attending meditation retreats.
  2. Assess changes in performance on psi tasks before and after meditation classes/retreats.