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"I am fortunate to have found the the University of Metaphysical Sciences study program in my efforts to continue my ongoing lifetime studies. I can recomend the studies to anyone who wishes to improve and expand their personal pespective about life experience. I have over 800 books in my personal Informational Resources Research Reference Library and I have a very good basis for comparing information value. Your information is excellent, and while I am not an expert, I certainly am speaking with a voice of personal experience." — H.R., UMS Student
"I am absolutely thrilled with the course material so far. Interesting, thought provoking, and very informative! The extensive research on the materials makes an intriguing page turner." — N.P., UMS Student
"All of my quiet, inner work has brought me great changes, creating a super busy life for a few months. I thank you for your patience, as the changes are so positive in my life! (which you have assisted in, and I thank you). I do love the program and am planning to continue." — C.G., UMS Student
"Thank you so much!!!!!! My adventure with you has been wonderful and I thank you for all the growth and knowledge I have gained through you all! I truly wish you the best and from the bottom of my heart... Love and Peace." — B.V., UMS Student
"I just love the courses at UMS. Very enlightening University and great staff." — J.O., UMS Student
"In terms of recommending UMS, clearly this is the best decision I have made to participate in. Perhaps of greater importance, this journey with UMS is the best gift ever. Some of the goals have been met beyond the "expectations" that I have set at the beginning... with unexpected rewards/gifts in abundance ~ empowerment is one, and unexpected moments of bliss." — C.M., UMS Student
"I have grown exponentially due to the amazingly accurate and diverse teachings thus far, and I still have a lot left to learn! The knowledge I have read and the experiences I've had with all of the staff are a blessing. I have regained sight of my true path because of UMS. I hope to become a teacher to pass on the wisdom I have learned from my ‘blossoming opportunity’ at this University. I wouldn't be whole without them. Thank you all!" — S.D., UMS Student
"I am now convinced that this is the best thing that i've done for a long time. I alredy feel that I am a better person, no longer alone in this Universe and I wonder how did I ever exist without the tool of meditation. I do not wish to rush this, this is too good to be true, it is like having an everlasting universal chocolate bar."— C.B., UMS Student
"Thank you very much for your wonderful comments and suggestions that you sent to me with my exam results. It is very important that the wonderful staff at UMS respond to the students work and goals. As for me, it brings a personal connection not only with the University, but with like minded spiritual siblings. Thank you once again for your support, and may 2010 bring you and yours much peace and blessings, in Oneness." — J.D., UMS Student
"I feel like a different person now after learning so much about Metaphysical Science. I think I'm finally getting it. Sometimes I catch myself looking at my human self and really experiencing being aware of my oneness with everything. I had an experience one day at work. I was washing my hands and I noticed the orchid on the counter. I started to admire the flower and all of a sudden I fell so in love with the white orchid that looked so beautiful. I felt deep within me something I've never felt before. It was a presence of love, beauty and bewilderment all at ones. I've been awake ever since. Thank you!" — LQ, UMS Student
"I have thoroughly researched metaphysical programs and yours is far superior to others. I very much enjoyed and have been stimulated by the coursework I have finished up to now." — BR, UMS Student
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to 3 tracks last night and drifted off into peaceful oblivion.” — M.A., UMS Student
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— C.S., mother
"This program is not only affordable, but I have spoken with several friends who enrolled in other programs that did not provide even half of the materials UMS has listed. One of the main reasons I enrolled was because of the wide variety of coursework that is available to UMS students that cannot be found anywhere else. This would be the first and only program I would recommend to those searching for higher learning." — K.P., UMS Student
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Doctoral Degree Graduates of UMS
Abdulaziz Abdulrazaq, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling Ph.D.
Abdulaziz (Aziz) has graduated from UMS with degree of Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D. His main interest is alternative healing modalities and making a positive change in the world while he is celebrating his spiritual journey in this realm of living. He will use his knowledge to make a positive change in his community, and globally by writing articles, leading seminars and most important live his life according to this knowledge.
Adiele Chibueze Jesse, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
He is a male Nigerian and lives in Nigeria. His interest is in Life Coaching, Writing Self Help books and Applying the Science of Metaphysics in helping humanity manifest the Real Being in the present world. He teaches in conferences, seminars, churches, schools, corporate circles and metaphysical organisations.
Ahana Banerjee, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
It is her passion since childhood towards Psychology & Metaphysics that Ahana has undertaken this research in Metaphysics & Behavioral Science as a life long commitment. She is a Philosopher, Sociologist and a Leadership Coach . At present she is working for the Learning & Development of people and is on the process of bringing the spiritual dimension, the importance of Metaphysics in Management & Personal Growth.
Alicja Liwerska-Paluch, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Graduate of Harvard University and University of California, Irvine.
Since 2010 she is living and working as a teacher, writer, healer, and counselor in Paris, France. She published a book, "American Dream" in Poland. Currently working on its English translation, which will appear under a title "Interview with the American Dream." This work is describing twenty years of intricating experience and personal development.
Alison J. Kay, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Alison J. Kay's PhD as a Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching comes as a culmination of years of studying holistic health, wellness and healing. A practitioner of meditation for 19 years, a meditation teacher for 6 years, a Chi Gong instructor for 5 years, a Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher taught in India and certified as a teacher of Ashtanga Yoga, Meditation, Pranayama, and Chanting last year, an ACE certified Personal Trainer, and an active longevity, raw foodist and vegetarian for 18 years, Alison is also a practicing Reiki Master and attuned practitioner of another energy medicine from Tibet for 12 years while working with a variety of other energy medicine techniques. She has just returned from living in Asia for the past 9 years, completing her PhD upon her return to begin a full time business - after leaving full-time classroom teaching and part time natural healing work for 13 years - using her PhD as a Holistic Life Coach to tie it all together, in service to all of us shifting during this miraculous time on our planet.
Amanda Dawn Romania, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences, D.D.
Amanda Romania is an international healer, teacher of intuition, and Akashic reader. For the past decade, she has worked with indigenous elders and shamans in the realm of sacred site energy and ritual.
Amanda has a master’s degree in business from Durham University and a Doctorate of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences. Amanda has a passion and purpose to support others on their spiritual journey. She uses her gifts to engage individuals and groups with their heart and essence. Amanda teaches how to understand universal energy and how to apply this to everyday life.
Amanda’s experience with the Akashic records is extensive; she has performed sessions all over the world, teaching a simple “how-to experience” for others, to empower themselves and gain healing clearing and clarity with all aspects of their soul journey.
Amanda Noelle Miller, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Amanda Noelle Miller, PhD, received her transpersonal counseling degree from UMS in November of 2011. Amanda is a professional matchmaker and dating/soulmating coach who helps women find their Twin Flame through the Law of Attraction by falling in love with themselves first. She is also an alchemist of aphrodisiacs and organic raw chocolates made to invoke spiritual and romantic love. She provides group and individual coaching, and Aphrodite's Apprentice Coaching Certification for those who wish to partake in a career as a spiritual matchmaker and/or professional life coach.
Amy Donahue, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D., Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.D.
I began my education and work experience in the areas of Criminal Justice and Psychology. I have a BA in Criminal Justice, I'm a Licensed Social Worker, a Certified Addictions Counselor, Certified Reiki Master,and a Non-Denominational Minister. Most recently, I earned a Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching and a Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling.
My family is very tiny consisting of a husband and one grown son, who is also in Criminal Justice. I have had many rescued pets. Currently, I have 3 rescue dogs, each one is over 100 pounds.
My hobbies and interests have not changed since childhood. They consist of Paranormal Investigation, Metaphysics, Spiritual Readings, dancing, hard rock concerts, white water rafting and traveling the world.
I have had recent health issues, where I have been unable to work out of the home. I hope with the recent degrees that I will be able to create a web site that can offer counseling, advice, and readings. My goal is to establish a successful at home business, by encompassing my education and work experiences into a compete and well rounded service to individuals. My goal is to be able to offer services on a sliding fee scale or through trade, the way it was done in history.
Angela M. Heppner, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D. Journalist, Teacher certification in Aromatherapy, Hypnotherapy (Specializing in past life transgression), Crystal, Gemstone and Color Therapy. Meditation, Shiatsu and most importantly, Healing with The Arch Angels. Currently writing first book entitled: "Behind Blue Eyes," which depicts the journey of the soul, human behavior, soul response, relationships and the path back to love, namely being in love with and true to "Thy Self." Thus leading the world and mankind back to a world of peace, love and harmony.
Angelica Deborah del Mar, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Her studies with UMS have made a tremendous impact on her personal growth and spiritual awakening. She enjoys helping others discover who they are, what their beliefs are, and to develop and grow. She created the Messages From Your Animal Companion card deck for animal communication to facilitate understanding between people and animals. She is also a certified Reiki Master and certified Tuning Fork Therapy practitioner.
Ann Elizabeth Heystek, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
A doyenne of local and international marketing, Ann Heystek has spent almost all of her impressive 26-year career in the fields of public relations, research, trends analysis, event management and go-to-market strategics - with particular emphasis on the property, leisure, bespoke luxury goods, publishing and financial sectors.
Her special skill, networking on the national and global stage, has earned her a sterling client base and blue-chip pool of associates, encompassing the top decision-makers in business and media.
Ann has produced several bestselling books on personal finance under the Worth Publishing banner and is now focussing on writing The Miracle Prayer Code and Letters from God Series.
Dr. Anna Marie Mock-Ward, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.D.
My journey has led me to UMS, and have found my true calling in life. I have learned many concepts through UMS which will enable me to help others in the pursuit of their happy space. I have also started performing wedding vow ceremonies in my hometown area, and look forward to expanding my healing processes for all my fellow comrades. Again, thank you for this awesome journey UMS, and I will forever be great full for my time with you.
Anna Marie Syke, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Anna Syke, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, is owner of Peaceful Pines Healing Practices located in Pine River, Wisconsin. She practices spiritual counseling, past life regression therapy and energy healing.
Antigoni E. Orfanos, Philosopher of Pastoral Counseling, Ph.D.
Antigoni is a spiritual counselor, mystic, and author, who works to inspire healing by creating the song of one's spirit through poetry, healing hands, and spirit into the lives of her clients and community.
Antonio Sieira, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
Founder and Teacher of "The Mindfulness Meditation System". A professional member of the American Hypnosis Association with certifications in "Smoking Cessation" , "Weight Loss" and "Past-Life Regression" hypnotherapies. Also certified as an "Alternative Medical Practitioner" by the "American Alternative Medical Association".
Barbara J. Pickett, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Barbara J. Pickett is a recent UMS graduate having received her Bachelor’s, Masters and Doctorate of Divinity degrees. She has had a life long interest in metaphysics which led her to obtain a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theoretical Physics, enabling her to gain a greater understanding of the fundamental concepts of the physical universe and further her spiritual development.
Barbara has completed the Core Courses in Shamanism through Michael Harner’s Foundation for Shamanic Studies and intends to pursue further training in Shamanic Counseling techniques. She is currently working towards her Master’s Level Reiki certification and is studying Planetary Herbology with Michael Tierra through the East West School of Herbology.
She intends to practice Holistic Healing with an emphasis on Shamanic and Pastoral Counseling coupled with Energy Work. She currently volunteers with a local Hospice agency as her UMS studies brought her to the awareness that helping others to realize their true path and enable them to face life’s transitions should be part of her spiritual work here in this lifetime.
Barbara Z. Lindberg, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Barbara Z. Lindberg, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, works as a medical intuitive in Vancouver, Washington. She works with people and animals as a medium and energy healer.
Barbara J. Pickett, Doctor of Divinity, Spiritual Counseling, D.D.
Holistic Health Practitioner (HHP) Certified through the American Association of Drugless Practitioners
Offering Homeopathy, Bach Flower Remedies, Reiki Therapy, Tuning Fork Therapy® and Spiritual Counseling
Basia Christ, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Basia Christ is an Orange County resident, originally from Chicago, and author of "From Ash to Flame: 27 Women Who Saved My Life" that will be available on Amazon as an e-book by June 2013. Christ is working on a new book, "The Up Side of Down: Embracing Life's Challenges." She has written for "Today’s Woman," "Beach Cities Style" and "Empowering Women," and "Radiance" magazines and the "OC Register" about women’s rights and triumphs. Because she believes we are all connected, she donated her kidney anonymously on November 3, 2010. Christ has advocated for human trafficking victims, worked with the OC Human Trafficking Task Force, and raised money for the Somaly Mam Foundation by doing a parachute jump in 2011. She is available for presentations on gender equality, living kidney donations, presentation and communication skills as well as marketing your small business.
Beth Ann Erickson, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Beth Ann Erickson is a freelance writer and author living in Minnesota. She's the author of five titles and manages one of the largest online ezines for freelance writers. She also calls herself the "Queen Bee" of Filbert Publishing, the umbrella company she formed to house all her publishing activities. More than anything, Beth enjoys her role as a "Light Worker," helping others awaken to their talents and life purpose.
Cara Lynn Grandolfo, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Cara Lynn Grandolfo, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D., resides with her family in Southern California. There, Ms. Grandolfo maintains a private practice where she offers spiritu-educational programs and counseling for individuals and groups. Her passion as well as her professional practice, research and writing focuses principally on the spiritual development of children, women's spirituality as well as the role of spirituality in those recovering from addiction.
Caranagaran Naicker, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching Ph.D.
Caranagaran Naicker is a Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D. He has been a life coach for the past 6 years and his life work and passion is bring about a synergy of harmony in the mind, body and soul connection. He has a passion for working with people and creating a space for individuals to bring out their highest consciousness and potential.
Carla G. Pearce, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Carla G. Pearce is a Reiki Master and a recent graduate of UMS with a Ph.D. in Metaphysical Counseling. It has been a wonderful journey filled with healing and knowledge.
Carla Jane Presley, Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching, D.HLc..
Carla Presley, D.HLc., helps people handle the difficulties of life transitions, primarily with the use of life regression/ progression. Her specialty is in managing the death transition and the grief that often accompanies the loss of a loved one.
Carla Jean Adams, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling Ph.D.
Carla 'CeeJay' Adams has her Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling from UMS and is a spiritual visioneer, relationship coach and transformational author. She has more than 20-years’ experience in spiritual leadership, public and private executive leadership, hot-button mediation, crisis communications and public relations, human development and psychology, relationship and success education, metaphysics and the esoteric sciences. Through her innovative, edutainment strategies she promotes strong relationships through authenticity, intimacy and core psycho-social skills necessary for success.
Carolyn M. Cervantes, Philosopher of Metaphysics Ph.D.
Carolyn M. Cervantes is a recent graduate of the UMS with a Philosopher of Metaphysics, Ph.D.
Catherine Ann Denton, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Catherine is an Intuitive Spiritual Counselor and uses several healing modalities in her practice. She has certifications as a Reiki Master and DoTerra Aromatouch Therapy Practitioner. She also holds a certification in a suicide prevention training called QPR. She works with the Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention Alliance in Blount County, Tennessee where she lives and has her practice called Willow Pond.
Catherine is writing a book where she shares her journey as a mental health consumer in the medical system and how she changed unconscious beliefs and behaviors using the modalities she now teaches to uncover the person she was meant to be. Her purpose in this life is to show wonderful caring individuals that struggle with their feelings and behavior patterns how to become emotionally integrated while living a life of grace and peace.
Charlene M. Feno-Garcia, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Charlene resonates with her inner Atlantean and her love of crystals, for crystal healing/therapy.
Chris A. Hunt, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
A spiritual entity on a physical journey.
Corinne A. Allain, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
Corinne's passion is the extraterrestrial realms of angels and ascended beings who are helping us in this realm. She lives on the Big Island of Hawaii and is in the process of developing metaphysical classes to teach at her home. There is a book brewing regarding living on the fiery island and having the lava be a reflection of destruction and renewal.
Colin Porter, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Colin Porter is a recent UMS graduate having received his Bachelor’s, Masters and Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D degrees. He is also a Reiki Master.
Corné Jooste, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.D.
Corné Jooste is a dynamic, vibrant and passionate individual from South Africa, helping others to find love, joy and life purpose through his spiritual healing and consulting service, Corius Institute. As a Registered Reiki Master, Meridian & Energy Therapy Practitioner and Red Ribbon Professional Feng Shui Consultant, studying at UMS has truly been a blessing, expanding the possibilities in which to be of service to others.
Corné Jooste, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Corné Jooste is a dynamic, vibrant and passionate individual from South Africa, helping others to find their joy, health and life purpose through his spiritual healing and consulting service, Corius Institute. As a Registered Reiki Master, Meridian & Energy Therapy Practitioner and Red Ribbon Professional Feng Shui Consultant, studying at UMS has truly been a blessing, expanding the possibilities in which to be of service to others.
Cynthia Killion, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Counseling, D.D.
Cynthia Killion is a psychic, astrologer, medium, and channeler. Her joy is doing readings for others to help them gain insight into their relationships, life paths, career plans, family matters, and spiritual gifts. Cynthia is well-known for her on-line newsletter, “The Cosmic Newsletter”, which brings regular psychic & astrological guidance to readers all around the world. She also enjoys teaching others to awaken their own intuitive and psychic gifts through her online, telephone, and in-person seminars.
Cynthia A. Speir, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Cynthia has been studying metaphysical sciences for over 40 years, but the extraordinarily thorough education received through UMS has been the impetus to further Cynthia's career in founding a metaphysical ministry. Cynthia has been visualizing and planning a holistic counseling and healing center for the last 20 years and feels that she is now ready to share the information she has gathered from Spirit, through UMS and many other sources, with anyone seeking personal growth for the highest good of all. Cynthia is deeply grateful for being guided to UMS and highly recommends all of the courses, Bachelor's, Masters and Ph.D., as it is a most gratifying experience. Thank you, UMS!
Daisy Jasmine Verbena, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
DJ Verbena does family outreach for a local mental health hospital. She is a practicing Clinical Hypnotherapist with 16 years experience. DJ is currently writing a book about the effects of politics, religion and popular culture on the paranormal experience in America.
Daniel Patrick Imre, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.D.
Spiritual Counseling, Hypnosis, Past Life & Bardo Regression, Reiki, LOA Coaching, Aromatherapy, Massage, Speaking.
Daniela Llombart-Graner, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
She works as a healer and a spiritual teacher. Humbly, she offers energetic healing and intuitive guidance as well as long distance healing. In her center, she also offers psychological therapy, color therapy, Bach-flowers therapy and gemstone therapy. In addition to that, she does foot and hand reflexology, yoga and herb counseling. She guides her patients through meditations and with some students she paints to help them find their spiritual path. Through singing she found a way to reach her students and patients because they gain energy and clear their chakras more easily. She offers seminars about the chakras and has written two books, "The Awakening of the Soul" and a children's' book called "The little giraffe discovers Love". She loves the journey of light and she wants to thank UMS. It is the most divine place to study and to become supported by the enlightenment path, which at times can be difficult. However, with UMS you do not feel alone - the opposite is true: a lot of love, support and divine information come from all their teachers.
She loves the human spirit/soul and she believes that with the understanding from the heart and the right support we can all reach our Divine self.
Darya Rios, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Darya Rios is originally Russian, born in the Ukraine and raised mostly in Finland. She is currently writing, practicing martial arts, working with children and studying ancient philosophy and NLP.
David Lester Griffith, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
To continue pursuing the realm of higher consciousness & be of service.
Dominick J. Villella, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Dominick J. Villella Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences is the founder and team leader of Paranormal Investigation of NYC and a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist. He also is a Certified Meditation teacher and Reiki Master.
Debra Ann Morgan, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Debra Ann Morgan has been of service to others as a dental hygienist for forty years. Working one-on-one with her patients she acquired the tools of empathetic observer and mindful listener. With her certification as a Reiki Master, Certified Nursing Assistant,
and Doctor of Divinity she focuses her passion towards transformational and transitional spiritual guidance.
Her definitive work will be to assist those who are passing over into their soul awareness with end of life care and support. She volunteers at a local teaching hospital for those patients who might die alone. Love will be her finest instrument to assist them to forgive themselves and others, so as to find the sweetness of freedom in moving forward.
Dr. Andrew Greszczyszyn, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Dr. Andrew Greszczyszyn D.C. PhD. is an intuitive healer, chiropractor and metaphysician. His life mission is to provide spiritual works on abundance, immortality, religion and metaphysics through eBooks, seminars, coaching, and products. His website is www.avatarbabaji.com
Dr. Darrell Latch, Doctor of Metaphysics, D.M.
Owner, operator of Son Light Power International Power lifting Association
Dr. James Edward Williams PhD., Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Rev. Dr. James Edward Williams D.Div.. PhD. is founder of Manifest Destiny Ministry in Atlanta Ga. and is author of six manuscripts all of which are in process to be published. He is a certified addiction counselor, a certified alcohol and drug counselor, and a certified spiritual counselor ... and intends to obtain a fourth certification (certified opiate treatment clinician).
Dr. Joseph Vitug, Ph.D., Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Rev. Joseph’s first dream in life was to be a doctor. He took medical courses but was not able to pursue due to financial difficulties. He ended up finishing another Bachelor's degree majoring in Mathematics from NCBA in Manila, Philippines. During his early years, he worked with the Bureau of Disease Control, Department of Health in the Philippines under the UNICEF Leprosy Control Program. This type of job dealt direct contact with leprosy patients monitoring and administering drugs. However, his dream did not end there. The calling came and he did not ignore the high calling from above to pursue his quest to be a healer in a different way. He finished his Bachelor of Divinity and his Master's degree in Metaphysical Sciences at the age of 62. This is his greatest achievement besides his family.
He is continuously widening his education and has completed a Bible Study course at the Amazing Facts Bible School in California and is still currently pursuing another Bible Study course at Blue Letter Bible Institute. A born again Christian and received the baptism of the Holy Spirit in October 2006, A personal experience that he will cherish with humbleness. “How great it is to feel the love of God” Said Rev. Joseph.
He is now officially given a title of Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D., and he will concentrate his acquired knowledge in Holistic Healing. A dream comes true. Rev. Joseph has his own ventured Media Outreach Ministry along with his wife. The Amazing Kingdom Ministry
Dr. Samantha Vanderslice, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Samantha has been a student and teacher of Hermetic Sciences for 45 years. She is a massage therapist, Reiki Master, Bach Flower Registered Practitioner and Certified Trainer, Tarot teacher, reader and published author of Tarot Yourself Into the New Age, certified Angelic Guidance Counselor, and Spiritual Counselor. After owning and operating a metaphysical store in Austin, Texas for ten years, she is now Director of the Center of Love and Light, providing services and education for body, mind, and spirit.
Edna Erazo Marroquin, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Edna Erazo Marroquin graduated from the University of Metaphysical Sciences obtaining the degree of Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
F.R. (Rhys) Robinson, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
F.R. (Rhys) Robinson is a human being dedicated to living a fully conscious life. Rhys is surrounded by wonderful (be)loved beings, people and ever evolving experiences. These amazing manifestations are achieved through constant progressive movement, learning, remembering and growth which occur on multiple levels with and through the experience of life. His wish is that we all live a rich meaningful life.
Gary Michael Levin, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Gary has been in the field of education for over 30 years as a teacher and currently as an administrator. Seeing how pupils in the tween to teen age group respond to life in general, he is going to use his new degrees to write books on metaphysical topics for this age range.
Gauri M Relan, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Gauri M Relan is a holistic healer specializing in Natural, Vedic and Metaphysical healings. She has been healing since 1995 based on ancient Vedic philosophy of healing at Physical, Emotional, Mental and Spiritual level, so that there is total rejuvenation of physical health, emotional happiness with positive set of mind to finally grow spiritually.
Gauri M Relan was granted the status of REVEREND by Wisdom of The Heart Church, California, USA, in 2010 by UMS. Gauri M Relan did her Masters MS (Botany), M.Phil (Wood Sciences & Forestry) from Himachal University Shimla, INDIA, in 1992 and has participated in CME courses in Complimentary, Alternative & Integrative medicine from Harvard Medical school, USA, was awarded certified Yoga Instructor from SVYASA University, Bangalore, 2006 and is a certified NLP practitioner from American university of NLP. She learnt various forms of Meditation and Energy healing techniques from Great Grand Masters of Reiki and Melchizedek and is a certified REIKI Master in Dr. Usui Mikao system.
Gauri M Relan is founder of “WELLBEEN AEONS Research Center”, which is an Indian research oriented company focused on reviving and rejuvenating lost and forgotten traditional healing methodologies, from all over the world.
Gauri M Relan has conducted numerous workshops in many corporate namely UNILEVER, HAL, Lucent technologies, Broadcom corporation, many welfare clubs & societies, in various schools and colleges in Bangalore. Gauri M Relan conducts classes on YOGA, Reiki, Tarot and various Vedic and metaphysical methodologies.
Geraldine (Jeri) Roraback, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
She is a Certified Alchemical Hypnotherapist, Life Between Life Therapist, Between Life Soul Regression Therapist and certified in many different modalities.
She is an author, on the Board of Directors for Blending Excellence that is a nonprofit organization combining western medicine and alternative modalities, President of a Toastmasters group, is involved in other organizations and has been a hairstylist for 40 years.
She and her husband have combined 7 children and 14 grandchildren.
Ginny Haddock, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Ginny helps others explore the many aspects of spirituality through her writing, workshops, and life-coaching business partnership, In Harmony Journeys. She is writing two children’s book series that teach spiritual messages and has published the first book, In Search of the Missing Bracelet. She is also writing a young adult trilogy that focuses on the personal discovery of spiritual ideas. Ginny is also working toward Master of Arts degree in Humanities/Religious Studies to augment her knowledge of all facets of spirituality.
Gregory Ian Buttner, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Greg Buttner has a Ph.D. in Metaphysical Counseling. He has been in India for the last 2 years studying under various teachers and will be returning to Encinitas, California soon to open his own practice and work with people who also have this thirst to discover their Spiritual Nature. He truly feels blessed to be alive and to be given this opportunity to work towards the Global awakening of consciousness.
Gwen Marie Houghton, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Gwen Houghton is a Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D. She is a Psychic, Medium who channels Archangel Michael and other nonphysical beings. She is a Spiritual Advisor, Advanced Angel Healing Practitioner, Integrated Energy Therapy Practitioner, Reiki Master, and Herbalist. She has been doing readings and healing work for many years now. The foundation of her teachings is Shamanic in nature but with a very eclectic slant based on many teachings. She has many tools in her tool bag and will use “whatever is appropriate” when reading, healing and teaching people. Her Soul Mission is to help people move forward on their journeys!
Hector F. Gutierrez, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences, D.D.
Married for 46 years, father two successful professionals, a lawyer and a University professor; grandfather of four beautiful angels. Ex-administrator, student counselor and bilingual consultant (K-12), retired U.S Army (Vietnam Era & Desert Storm veteran).
Researcher and student of Esoteric, Paranormal and Metaphysical Sciences since 1964. Bachelor of Philosophy, Bachelor of Metaphysics, and Master of Divinity and Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences.
Hiroko Unami-Kawakita, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
She is the most popular bilingual (English/Japanese) hypnotist in NYC. She has treated more than 3000 clients. She writes hypnosis articles in "WEEKLY NY LIFE" (Japanese newspaper). She has private practice in NYC & Westchester, NY. She was born in Japan. She is the member of Association of Spirituality & Psychotherapy (NYC). She is NGH Board Certified Hypnotist & Instructor. She is a monk of Japanese Esoteric Buddhism.
Iliycho Tihov, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
His name is Iliycho Tihov. He has a PhD degree in Parapsychology and Paranormal Studies. He has graduated with distinction. He works in the field of parapsychology.
Ingrid Elgueta Vallette, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Ingrid Elgueta lives in Canada with her husband, four children and several cats. Besides her degree of Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D., she also has a B.A. Specialization Sociology from Concordia University. She paints, writes and makes natural organic soaps. She enjoys reading, meditating and walking in nature.
Ion Grumeza, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Ion Grumeza is an unaffiliated scholar and a geo-political historian. A Kentucky Colonel, he is the author of several books and a philosophy website.
Irene Steenhagen, Philosopher of Metaphysics, Ph.M.
Irene lives in South Africa and works throughout South Africa. She makes use of the following modalities; Family Constellations – The entanglements in the family line on both mother and father’s side can be sorted out by your family members being represented by people, crystals, and “double blind” using names on pieces of paper. This is a stunning modality. It is flexible and the results are fast and effective. Transformation Game - A board game that can change your life if you let it, ask a question to something and this game will bring the answers out for you. Sustainable Living – advice on implementing sustainable living from renewable energy, growing your own food, concerning and reuse of water, and living with nature.
J. Andrea Sexton, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
My study of metaphysics has coincided with a career in clinical social work. My ministry focuses on reducing the pervasive fear of death, utilizing the extensive evidence that physical mortality reflects a transition into a dimension of higher consciousness.
Jacqueline J. Waleski, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Dr. Jacqueline J. Waleski received her D.Ms. from UMS in 2013. Dr. Waleski is a life-long student of metaphysical sciences and human behavior, and is an advocate for animal rights. She is grateful that, through her study with UMS, she has learned so much more about the discipline and gives her strongest recommendation to any and all prospective students interested in pursuing a course of study with the University of Metaphysical Science.
Jan P. Gyomber, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Jan Gyomber Ph.D. teaches Tai Chi and Qigong near Reading, PA.
NQA certified Level III Advanced Instructor.
National gold medalist in Yang Tai Chi.
Developer of SAEFET Energy Field Enhancement Technique.
National Qigong Association Board of Directors, elected 2010.
Jane Ilene Cohen, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Jane is an Intuitive and Transformational Counselor, teacher and author, as well as an NLP & TimeLine Master Practitioner and Hypnotherapist. She has had a private counseling practice since 1995, currently in Encinitas, CA, where she works with adults, children, couples and other relationships. She is also the Founder of the Life Is Meant to Work thought system, which is at the foundation of all of her work.
Janet P. Hosmer, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Janet is 58 years old, and has been on her spiritual journey for over 25 years. Since the death of her infant son, and the birth of her son Matthew, who is her truest joy and has Down Syndrome, she has devoted her life to helping others find their path and understand their life on this earthly plane. She has degrees in both Medical Technology and Computer Science, and plans to use her life experiences to embark upon a career as an author in order to reach many souls in search of truth and comfort.
Jefferson Viscardi, Philosopher of Metaphysical Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Jefferson possesses a clear sense of self-definition and purpose, he is strong-willed, independent and unconventional. He can be sweet yet very methodical and practical at times. He likes order, organization and harmony. He could easily link everything together. He is convinced of his ideas yet allows and respects everyone else's. He is foresighted and willful. He appreciates all the good things in Life. Constant and never ending improvement is in his opinion the best idea one could and should focus upon indefinitely because when you know better you can do better and when you do better, EVERYBODY around you benefits from your choices and that is really a worthy goal.
Jessica Brake, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Jessica Brake has been working towards a Doctorate in Metaphysical Sciences for almost a decade though her interest in the subject began many years before. In addition, she has a master's degree in Mental Health Counseling and recently received her license in Professional Counseling in the state of Oregon. With her education she plans to work with people from both a spiritual and mental health perspective to help them improve their lives and work through difficult times..
Joan Biddle, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Joan Biddle Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Based in England, Joan is also an Acupuncturist and holds qualifications in meditation, Spiritual Counseling, Yoga, Essences and Crystals.
Joan is currently taking a Master’s degree in Transpersonal Psychology and Consciousness at the University of Northampton UK. Joan sees her focus now as helping those who are awakening and need help at either the physical or emotional level.
John David Williamson, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
John Williamson is a retired senior UK physician with an ongoing interest in complementary medicine and a developing interest in Qabalism and Theology. He has advised the World Health Organization (UN) over many years on Maternal and Child Health and Self Help Programs and has held academic posts in the Medical Faculties of the Universities of London and Brighton (UK).
John Mancuso, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
John is a spiritual being having an Amazing time playing in human form. Blessings.
Jonathan James, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences Ph.D.
The journey for Jonathan James has reached a milestone with the culmination of attaining his Doctoral Degree as a Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences. Yet, his journey to wholeness continues as he goes forth in the world to help others re-discover who they truly are: love. With help from the universe, Jonathan is developing his own practice as a Holistic Life Coach and Spiritual Counselor in northwest Montana. Visions of teaching/lecturing to a great many people are also on his spiritual path for the near future. Jonathan wishes to thank all of the helpful angels and guides at the University of Metaphysical Sciences for their support, insight, and blessings during his studies as well as all the other students of UMS who are connecting with their higher selves and working towards manifesting their dreams in co-creating a world of love...and the universe rejoices.
Jonathan McCune, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences Ph.D.
Jonathan McCune is an eight year student at the University of Metaphysical Sciences completing his Ph.D. Dissertation titled the Synchronistic Consciousness of spirit. He is a spiritual Intuit, Yogi, Reiki Master, Juicer and loves working in the garden.
Jonean "Janeen" J. Detrick, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Janeen is a Personal Development Coach for Prosper, Inc. in Provo, Utah, with an international clientele, specializing in clearing limiting beliefs. She also owns Good Vibrations Energy Clinic, LLC., where she is an Energy Medicine Practitioner, and sought after public speaker. She is available for distance healing sessions, seminars, and workshops.
Joseph Stephen Gracia, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Joseph S. Gracia has years of experience in the holistic arena. He is a Reiki Master and teaches the art of energy healing to enlightenment thirsty students. He studied Metaphysics at the University of Metaphysical Sciences in California and is also a Master Herbalist specializing in the Dr. Hulda Clark Protocol. Dr. Gracia has successfully overcome his own personal battle with asthma as well as his Father's battle with diabetes using these all natural techniques. He has dedicated his life to the teaching of the holistic lifestyle to others and many have seen remarkable results using his coaching and programs.
Juanita D. Lewis, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences, D.Div.
Juanita D. Lewis has been awarded Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences, D.Div.. , after all her efforts, hard work, and successful completion of this program. She captures the essence of spirituality through her blessed incites. She helps others connect to self by reconnecting the mind/body/emotion/spirit through 1 love - self-love.
Juanita D. Lewis , Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Rev. Dr. Juanita D Lewis Ph.D. has been blessed with helping lost souls find their way back to self. She has thus obtain her Ph.D. status in 2013. She belongs to the Spiritual Directors International Association and is an honorary life time member of Covinton Who's Who. Her energy is an inspiration to all.
Judith Oliver, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
Judith Oliver's goal in life is to help those seeking answers in their spiritual journey. "There is nothing more important to me than this journey."
Karen Teresa Morgan, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences, D.D.
Karen is a natural health and wellbeing tutor, and therapist. Karen runs a small health and wellbeing clinic from her home in Pontypool and actively teaches the therapies that she offers in her local community. Karen is qualified in various styles of massage, aromatherapy, ear candling, reflexology, herbalism, diet and nutrition and crystal therapy. Karen became interested in Metaphysical Sciences through a colleague and felt that the Metaphysical degree courses helped to give balance, expansion and credibility to the knowledge that she already had and has gained through studying at the Metaphysical University.
Kathleen Anne Ball, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences Ph.D.
Kathleen Anne Ball, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences. D. Ms., Master of Metaphysical Sciences M. Msc from The University of Metaphysical Sciences. and MFA from The Academy of Art University, and retired Professor of Art from Columbia College in Sonora, Ca. continues to explore the connections between the evolutionary process of humanity, as unearthed and documented in the archaeological record, with, memory held in mankind's DNA and, how this relates to the overall raising of consciousness of this planet. Her artwork reflects both her exterior and interior explorations into these various dimensions of consciousness.
Having experienced an NDE in 1990, and returning with an ongoing connection to realms and dimensions beyond physical reality, and, an enhanced sensitivity to energy in general, she is involved in ongoing travel and research of sacred sites, archaeological dig sites and personal interviews with the oral tradition carriers of indigenous cultures throughout the world.
Kathleen's television program, a small privately owned station in the Foothills of northern Ca. "Art and Culture with Kathleen Ball", televised on TSPN Television and accessible on YouTube, presents the topics of her ongoing research, along with national and international guest speakers, and works of Art that express the concepts that are discussed on the show.
Having completed her Ph, D. she is now focused on completing her book entitled "Transfiguration" which covers her NDE in 1990 and the ongoing revelations that have unfolded since. She also discusses the impact these revelations have had on her personally and how the visionary aspect of her NDE, she believes, fits into the raising of the vibration harmonics of this planet, its consciousness and the ongoing evolutionary process.
Kathleen Foster, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Innately we are all entitled to a life filled with joy and peace. Therefore, she guides people to releasing emotional burdens and to healing.
Kelvin Glass, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences, D.D.
In achieving a Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences the writer has broadened his horizons in ways that a year ago would have seemed unimaginable! The journey has been wonderful, the sights, sounds and impressions have left an indelible mark. Thank you UMS for the varied curriculum, expert tutoring and professional and courteous manner with which all correspondence was handled.
Kristé B. Sprague, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Kristé is owner of Metaphysical Health Services located in Ellsworth, Maine. Kristé uses Transpersonal Counseling methods to help clients discover who they are, what their beliefs are, and to understand how to heal grief, stress, trauma, anxiety, addiction, depression, chronic Pain & Illness and issues related to couples & family communication. In addition she treats clients with Reiki , distant Healing, guided meditations and chakra balancing and clearing.
Kirsten M. Olsen, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Kirsten Olsen, D. Div. is a Life Balancing Coach and Minister. Her passion is helping people find true healing for their lives. To do this she uses NLP, Hypnosis, Reiki and EFT. She hopes to bring healing to children by educating parents/guardians.
Kristin Whitelaw, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Kristin Whitelaw's passion is holistic healing, helping to awaken the true, original spirit, shedding the false self and actualizing the manifestation of who we authentically are in every area of our life - finding peace, joy, creative energy, true power and purpose. Before her studies at UMS, she attained her certification in Clinical Hypnotherapy also working in crisis intervention, guiding others through experiences of abuse and trauma, grief, addiction and emotional pain. Now Kristin is inspired by ceremony and ritual for healing as it helps to connect with sacred realms and facilitates release and rebirth during the process of transformation. She utilizes the use of powerful ceremony during her "Spirit Awakening" retreats. In addition, Kristin is in partnership with her daughter, Alana, in 'Get Planted' - a program to help transition into joyful and fulfilling plant based eating. She has been married to Ian for 34 years living joyfully in Redondo Beach. They have two beautiful daughters - Alana, 32 and Shannon, 30.
Kristine A. Plantz, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Kristine is a writer, researcher, and very interested in using her degree to help others on the path to self-acknowledgment!
Lalena L. Fair, Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching, D.Hlc.
Lalena Fair is working towards addressing the issues at hand, by trying to help this slowly dying world through regeneration in healthy holistic choices and practices. Lalena focusing on fixing the problems at hand through community activism, general holistic support and permaculture. With a moderately successful holistic Christian website she is getting the information out there and trying to unite the resources to invoke change. These are just a few of the issues she is attempting to effectively sway into a positive direction, towards change.
LeAnn Walters, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
LeAnn Walters, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, has extensive experience as a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist working in conjunction with licensed professionals including Medical Doctors, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Chiropractors and Doctors of Oriental Medicine. LeAnn's areas of expertise include Handwriting and Hand Analysis, Dream Interpretation, and Intuitive Coaching. LeAnn also holds an MBA from California Lutheran University and a BS degree in Education (Communications and Psychology) from Indiana University.
Leo Labertew, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Leo Labertew Ph.D. Leo is interested in all aspects of metaphysics. His primary interest is in reincarnation and consciousness. Leo is also a practicing Reiki Master. His intention is to complete his book on consciousness. The book will be written in the form of fiction, in order that it might reach a greater audience.
Leon R. Griffith, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Leon has been studying and practicing metaphysical concepts and techniques for the better part of 25 years. He is an Accountant by profession and has been lecturing in this field since 1989. His Ph.D. in Metaphysical Sciences has given him the credentials he needs to combine his love for lecturing with his extensive studies in metaphysics and has allowed him to pursue his dream of becoming a Lecturer on metaphysical subjects. He has written numerous spiritual poems and he is in the process of writing a metaphysical novel. He and his wife plan to start a metaphysical foundation in the very near future.
He believes that in this time of despair when many fear for their economic future, people are most in need of spiritual guidance and comfort. His intention is to impart to all souls the knowledge that they are not only connected to each other but also to a divine source of wisdom and love and that everything that they need can be attained by aligning themselves with that inner source. Peace and everlasting freedom are the benefits of all spiritual seeking and all can attain to this who truly desire with all their hearts to do so.
Leslie Ann Collins, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Leslie currently runs a holistic center in Northern California and provides spiritual counseling thanks to UMS' program. She also teaches yoga and strength training and pursues a balanced life.
Leslie Kay Dorez, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Leslie Dorez has worked in the medical field for fifteen years. She pursued holistic approach and preventative based medicine in treating the whole person.
Lianne Young Bremer, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Lianne Bremer is a Rapid Eye Technician, Life Coach, and Intuitive Reader. She also has a day job as Director of Marketing for Liv International Inc. Lianne is one of the founders of this company.
Linda Jean Wilcox, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Linda has an extensive background in education working as a teacher, special needs teacher/counselor and principal. Retirement enabled her to begin a new journey, pursuing her passion for Metaphysics. She is drawn to the new research on feelings and emotions and how they can create dis-ease or impact healing in one’s life. Upon receiving her doctoral degree Linda intends to use her education background to be in service to others, as a metaphysical counselor or life coach. In so doing she will help people to recognize, acknowledge and take responsibility for their self-defeating feelings, thoughts and behaviors and assist them in healing these dysfunctional patterns, using metaphysical techniques and strategies. As one journey ends a new one begins.
Lisa Kumaradjaja, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Lisa K. is a teacher, author and speaker specializing in intuition. Lisa teaches people how to connect to their inner divine guidance. She is a popular intuitive consultant and has taught hundreds of people intuition development in workshops and seminars. Lisa K.’s public appearances reach people around the world through guest speaking, online media and her popular radio show, “Between Heaven and Earth” on every day spirituality.
Lisa "Elle" Sorensen, Philosopher of Metaphysical Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Rev. Elle Sorensen, Ph.D. is a compassionate Certified Life & Divorce Coach, Freelance Paralegal, Ordained Minister, Spiritual Teacher, and Metaphysician; who has spent over 15 years studying spiritual and metaphysical subjects. Her experience includes successfully guiding and inspiring those in high conflict divorces manage the physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of their lives. Elle obtained her Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD from UMS. Upon completion of all of her training, she opened her coaching business: Spiritual Laws Coaching. Her spiritual divorce coaching services include conflict resolution, divorce ceremonies, divorce makeovers, getting organized, managing your emotions, negotiation, setting & achieving goals, stress reduction, time management, and so much more! Her signature program ‘Spiritual Divorce Support’ was developed after she realized her own need for spiritual support and guidance after her 3rd divorce. Elle understands and knows first-hand your need for spiritual support before, during, and after divorce. Elle’s life coaching services include intuition and assertiveness training, forgiveness & letting go, healing your wounded inner child, discovering your True Self, discovering your Purpose in life, etc. Elle also teaches and coaches those seeking to enhance/transform themselves and their lives through Spiritual Development. Her spiritual healing services include working with archetypes, astrological charts, chakras, crystals, Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), Emotional Intelligence (EQ), Law of Attraction, meditation, divination, vision boards, and more. Elle lives in Connecticut with her family and has clients from all over the USA, including Orlando, FL, San Diego, CA and Chicago, IL. Call Elle today for a free consultation!
Logan James Corelli, Doctor of Metaphysics, D.M
Logan is a paranormal investigator with the Oklahoma City Ghost Club LLC. He is also starting to become a author in the paranormal/metaphysical genre. As a UMS graduate he feels he has achieved a great accomplishment in his personal life. The courses through UMS taught him several things about how he can teach others as well as himself on many subjects. Overall he feels that with his success in the metaphysical field he will be a great author and mentor to other people who can benefit from the knowledge he has learned through UMS.
Lori A. Daniell , Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Rev. Lori Daniell, R.N., Ph.D. is the founding member of Nurse Your Spirit, LLC, which fosters the advancement, spiritual growth and healing of traditional and non-traditional healers. Nurse Your Spirit provides many gateways to achieve these goals, including individual counseling journeys, guided meditation art workshops and personalized events for healthcare companies.
Louise Anne Starr, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Rev. Dr . Louise Anne Starr is an accredited Psychophysical Therapist and Hypnotherapist based in New South Wales, Australia. Louise's commitment is to inspire and illuminate the path to those who seek.
Lynette M. Butcher, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Lynette Butcher, RN, NBCC, MAC, MRET. Lynette is a professional transformational
trainer, and has conducted trainings for more than 20 years. She is a Rapid Eye technician
and Trainer, a Marriage and Family Counselor, a Life Coach, and a Master Addictions counselor.
Life, and her eight children are her greatest teachers. She is currently involved in starting an alternative counseling/coaching center in tri-Cities Washington. She currently lives with her partner Lynell their two little white dog friends and one very large aged Siamese cat who should have been named Buddha.
Machele Davis Kindle, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Rev. Kindle has earned a PhD in Transpersonal Counseling, integrating spirituality with psychological aspects of life. In addition to her Metaphysics degrees, she also has a Master's degree in the "classic science" of Physics. While many would feel these two things oppose each other, those in the New Age Metaphysics arena know they complement each other quite well. With these degrees and Ordination, she will be providing services to a wide variety of individuals, including ceremony development, ceremony officiant, teacher and counselor. She strongly feels that the highest goal for human development is self-actualization, a process through which we create our unique connection to all that is Divine. It is her spiritual directive to help people further their development along this path, one person at a time.
Madeline Andrews, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Madeline Andrews, Ph.D., is the owner of Quiet Reflection Creations and Intrinsic You, a business transformational consulting company. Further, she is the author of two books, What Do We Know?: We Know It All But We Have No Clue as well as the meditative book, If Water Could Talk. Additionally, she is a spiritual advisor on Voice of the Angels. As a Reiki Master, she is fascinated by the many aspects of energy and nature and vows to be a lifetime student studying them.
Makeeba Ellington, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences (D.Div..)
Makeeba Ellington is a spiritual life coach who holds a Bachelor's and a Master's Degree in Metaphysical Sciences she has been consulting for over 15yrs. She uses multiple intuitive and Metaphysical techniques and methods that will assist her clients with personal guidance and spiritual growth to help them live their best life. She has been published in magazines and requested in many media events. She is a firm believer in "when the student is ready the teacher will appear" and that is how she approaches her work with clients. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. and is also working on a book Finding ME.
Marianella Yepez, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Marianella has been a seeker of reasons and explanations for human behavior, capabilities and life events for over 25 years. She is now a spiritual guide, writer and teacher of philosophy.
Marion Elfriede Rose Mantel, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Sciences, D.D.
Born in Vienna, Austria, Marion lives in the South of France, with her husband Jean-Marc and their 9 pets. She is engaged in the non-dual spiritual tradition of Advaita Vedanta and practices Self-inquiry. She enjoys writing spiritual poetry, painting portraits of sages and saints, and creating crystal-pendants.
Mark E Goodeill, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
He is an EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) practitioner partnering with his wife Pat as they teach and train people how to reap the many benefits provided by this amazing modality. Founders of EFTBeFree they offer healing counsel in person or by phone and conduct EFT seminars in the SF Bay Area. Clients that banish fears and phobias, eliminate physical pain, eradicate health issues, abolish painful memories is an everyday occurrence for this EFT couple. They feel blessed to be associated with the UMS staff. Their wish is that UMS will continue to thrive in this most worthy cause.
Marsha Stanton Zahn, Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching, D.HLc..
Min. Marsha Zahn, D.HLc.., CHt.. has spent a lifetime studying the human body, mind, and spirit. Even after all that, she has learned that there is so much more to learn. With an office in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, the local residents have access to: hypnotherapy, ministerial services, Reiki, holistic wellness and coaching, as well as vibrational therapies. Healing from the inside out is Marsha's driving passion in life... and in her work it shows.
Maru Dana, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Grounded in her detailed-oriented Virgo nature, Maru is a born teacher and lifelong student of metaphysics and spirituality. When she reads to you, she walks you through your unique, cosmic blueprint, helping you to become more aware of your, yet-to-be manifested inner potential. Her mystical rising sign, Pisces, makes her deeply empathetic and compassionate. The intuitive, soul-centered way of reading your energies will allow you to feel empowered, hope-filled and ready to unfold your spiritual life purpose. She has learned how to identify the voice of her higher self; she has developed a fluent, intimate dialogue with her spirit guide and she can teach you how to do the same.
Md A Buruhandean,
Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
Dr Md A Buruhandean is a free lance consultant at large. He holds a Master degree in Public Administration along with Bachelor and Master of Metaphysical Sciences. He is pursuing Clinical Hypnotherapy studies to help alleviate sufferings of humankind in relations to psychology related issues. He is a self made student of comparative religions as well as fond lover and follower of world history and its historical evolution surrounding human history in this wonderful universe from the wonderful Creator of Almighty. He is very much likened into the study of Anthropology to understand the humans past and present in relations to social science and lingua formation. He has a great aptitude for detail and a very practical outlook to view people and things in their proper perspectives. He has a deep desire for acquiring knowledge and information through hard labour and foresightedness and with progressive ideas endowed with a beaming will-power. He is realistic in his dimensions, peace-loving, possess firmness of determination and strength of convictions to achieve his goals to help humankinds.
Megan Nicole O'Dell, Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching, D.HLc.
Megan O'Dell is a life long learner who now holds a Master Degree in Public Administration and is a Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching. With the goal of helping others through the knowledge she has acquired she created the business Complete Bliss.
Michael Clarkson-Hendrix, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.D.
Michael Clarkson-Hendrix, Ph.D., D.D., is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker specializing in the application of spirituality as a resource to help people heal from trauma. Michael writes, teaches, and provides psychotherapy services related to these topics with a focus on marginalized, oppressed, and vulnerable people.
Michael L. Clarkson-Hendrix, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Michael Clarkson-Hendrix, PhD is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Minister, and Metaphysical Practitioner utilizing psychotherapy, Reiki, Tarot Readings, and Metaphysical Classes to assist people with nurturing a deeper relationship with the Divine Consciousness within themselves to promote their personal sense of peace and wellness.
Mikhail Girshovskiy, Philosopher of Metaphysical Life Coaching (Ph.D.)
Mike graduated and earned his doctorate from University of Metaphysical Sciences.
Mike had made poetry in Russian and found that human life could be poetry itself. It could be done by any one – to write one’s life into the book of infinity.
Mike believes that human beings live daily life in many levels and many dimensions of infinity and helps his students to balance the presence of infinite and humdrum of life. It is a difficult, hard and engaging job.
Mitzi Renee Ehrlich, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Mitzi Renee Ehrlich PhD. is able to communicate with the angels, departed loved ones, earthbound spirits and the elementals. She is an Angel Therapist®certified by Doreen Virtue PhD. She is also a Psychic Medium certified by Charles Virtue. She received her certification as a Mind Mind Body Wellness Practitioner, in Life Coaching, and Hypnotherapy at Southwest Institute of Healing Arts in Tempe, Arizona in 2012. She started training in Metaphysics after a vision she received from Archangel Michael before Hurricane Katrina in 2005, in the dream the angel warned her to save her mother and family from the "monster storm" and showed her thousands of bodies floating in the flood water. After the vision and words from Michael, she began her studies and still continues learning about holistic health care and angels.
She offers Life Coaching and intuitive Hypnotherapy sessions to empower and transform your life in a meaningful and most powerful way. Each session is designed to help you attain your goals and manifest your dreams of abundance with your own angels. The angels are ready to help you. Are you ready to follow the angels?
Molly Maureen Gamble-Walker, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
As an artist and spiritual seeker, Molly embraces the goal to help others to deepen and enrich their spiritual journey by assisting them in discovering, nurturing and exploring their creative and intuitive gifts.
Montana E. Leeman, Ph.D., Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Reverend and Doctor Montana E. Leeman works with God, her White Light Team and the Angelic Realm by teaching people how to perform Heaven See Angel Readings on a Heaven See Angel Reading Board or by performing Heaven See Angel Readings for individuals seeking answers to spiritual questions that lead them to a healthier and exalted way of life, and by teaching people the metaphysics of White Light Meditation. She is the author of A Healing See of Heaven, Books I, II & III which help explain the metaphysics involved in aligning your energy to perform these reading, make contact with your Guardian Angel, infuse God's many healing gifts, heal Mother Earth, and so much more.
Mozah Mahanaim, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Mozah Mahanaim is actively involved in counseling individuals on the use and benefits of herbal health. With the completion of the Doctorate Program, Dr. Mahanaim is ever eager to set up a healing/counseling practice within the commercial establishment, using spiritual knowledge as the basis of this undertaking.
Nancee Lynn Sweeney-Padzieski, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
I am a retired ordained minister of New Thought. I served the Anchorage Center for Spiritual Living for 20 years. Prior to that I taught Music at Cabrillo College. I have a lifetime teaching credential from California. I am currently teaching EFT/Tapping. I am starting a study group in EFT the first week in May. My goal is to teach tapping to children, Middle School and Teens.
Natalie Joan Vickery, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Natalie who was born in the East End of London to Cockney parents, gave her a firm grounding and an abundance of good old common sense. Brought up in an environment of the practice of telepathy, telekinesis and mind power and with the philosophy that most people live in the physical material realms interacting with the spirit realm, whereas Natalie lives in the spiritual realm and interacts with the physical realm.
Natalie a Registered Hypnotherapist, psychotherapist and mind therapist is one of the UK's leading Tutor and Consultant in the field of Metaphysics, Ancient Art and mind therapy.
Natalie founder/principle of Le Monde Nouveau School of Metaphysics and Ancient Arts teaches how to nurture your inner spirit and to transmute lower thoughts so one can achieve their dreams and desires by transforming their mind set also creating an inner world that assists in the aspirations and one's ideals.
Noelle C. Parenteau, Ph.D., Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
After extensive and in-depth studies through UMS, Noelle feels her channels to inner and higher wisdom have expanded greatly. Her passion is ignited as she offers 'Divine Readings' to assist others, and she continues to embrace new opportunities that inspire her Soul.
Omobola Wusu, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Omobola was a software engineer. She has a BS degree in Computer Science and a Master of Business Administration (MBA). She also has an advanced Yoga Teacher Training Certification. She is an aspiring writer and teacher. She has founded A World Cultural Center. This organization provides a supportive environment to all people from different cultural backgrounds to come together to practice exercises to improve vital energy and to celebrate their cultural diversity to foster world peace.
Pamela Dorian, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
After an accident threatened to end Pamela Dorian's modeling career, she took the event as a wake-up call to re-connect with her passions for learning and exploring the meaning of life. With an undergraduate degree from Columbia University, life coaching certifications from NYU and Life Purpose Institute, and now, B.Msc, M.Div and PhD degrees from UMS, Pamela hopes to bring the metaphysical world to the masses. Using her background in entertainment and the arts, her love of writing, and her rich and diverse life experiences, Pamela hopes to entice others to go deeper and see their lives from a more exciting and meaningful perspective.
Pedro Zaragoza, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Pedro has devoted his life to God. He is deeply grateful for the profound joy and beauty of life and is eternally grateful to God for his family, friends, business and spiritual community. A special note of gratitude to his beloved teacher Dr. David R. Hawkins and to the University of Metaphysical Sciences for their love and guidance. Gloria in Excelsis Deo! (Glory to God in the Highest!)
Peter C. Rogers, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.D.
Peter C. Rogers, D.D., Ph.D. is one of our planet's chosen Light-Workers. He is the co-founder along with his wife Elsa of a Non-Profit organization called P.E.L.S.A which assists recovering persons with support services. He also started TRUTH Dynamics and organization that provides workshops, lectures, books, motivational speaking and spiritual counseling services. He has been studying Spirituality and Metaphysics for over 19 years. He currently resides in Long Beach, California where he actively serves on various service based committees. He is an inspirational speaker on the recovery circuit and he also volunteers his time and energy by mentoring other individuals on their spiritual journey. Through many of his hard-won experiences, he has been able to garner much of his insight from first-hand knowledge of the Spiritual process. He is an avid reader and researcher of Spiritual and Metaphysical subject matters much of which he conveys in his book Ultimate Truth: Book I which is the first volume of what he calls the 'TRUTH' series. For more information please visit www.ultimatetruthbooks.com or www.pelsacorp.org.
Peter C. Rogers, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Peter C. Rogers is the author of ULTIMATE TRUTH: Book I and UNIVERSAL TRUTH: Thinking outside the Box: Book II from the "Truth" series. He is the co-founder of the P.E.L.S.A Corporation and Truth Dynamics along with his wife and partner Elsa Rogers. He is currently working on his third book titled, 100 Disciplines to Higher Consciousness: A Conclusive Synopsis on Spiritual Principles. Dr. Peter C. Rogers is also a Certified Professional Life Coach from the Fowler Wainwright International Institute and an inspirational speaker and lecturer. Dr. Rogers teaches his brand of spirituality through various workshops and direct one-on-one mentoring. He currently resides in Long Beach, California where he continues to practice, study and research the expansive field of Metaphysics for his continuing book series.
Philip Anthony Cloney, Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching, D.HLc..
Phil doesn't ‘do’ anything. However, he is a self-published author and his current Master’s Thesis is to be his second tract and is named ‘Transmigration & the Holy Qablah (An Introductory Opening to Esoteric Anthropology),’ though this time, who may be his Auntie Christine, shall be assisting him with the editing before it is submitted towards a Literary Agent (and again for the Doctoral).
Phillip Edward Higginbotham, Doctor of Metaphysics, D.M.
Phillip "Mockingbird" Higginbotham, Doctor of Metaphysics, D.M., is an artist and healer who enjoys creating sacred space and blessing life. The creator of Flowering Reiki, Phillip has traveled across the globe for the last twelve years practicing and teaching Reiki and most recently, taught Reiki classes for four years through his college alma mater, the University Of Louisiana at Lafayette. As an artist, Phillip creates beauty through his online art store, OmVillage. He lives with his wife and their four cats and looks forward to the continuing journey.
Praveena Sanjay, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D.
Praveena Sanjay- A Ph.D. in Holistic Life Coaching from UMS, She is a practicing Reiki Healer and Meditation Teacher and has been healing and Teaching Reiki and Meditation for about 8 years now. She has an expertise in Distance healing (Absentee healing). She has a Degree in Nutritional and Holistic Nutrition as well from VLCC , India.
Radka Ruzicka, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
Radka is a Natural Medicine Practitioner, Master Herbalist and Nutrition Expert in private practice. She also teaches workshops in Paranormal studies and offers a professionally-recognized home-study course in Natural Nutrition.
Rami Audi, Philosopher of Metaphysical Theology, Ph.D..
Dr. Rami Audi, PhD graduate in Metaphysical Theology, with previous higher studies in political science and public administration. Rami has been guided by an inner voice and a total devotion to Christian spirituality. His talks are original, innovative, and geared to enlighten people to the truth, not only the individual but the collective of which we are a part.
He is currently the sole middle east and eastern Europe representative of MPrime, a. French industrial company specialized in sustainable energy and marine renewables. He is also the founder of BMC-Body-Mind Consultancy an alternative healing centre. Reverend Rami also established the white sand church (unofficial) where a spiritual group meet bi-weekly and sometimes more and they do different kind of spiritual events and constructive workshops. He heads the spiritual discussions and teaches Christian spirituality from an advaita point of view. Rami is hoping to expand the church and soon make it official in order to accommodate and help as many people as possible and spread light and love. He lives in the island of Cyprus.
Raymond Charles Young, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D.
He explores the concept that our true natural state of being is beyond the body and not confined to the body and teaches all aspects of metaphysics that support this reality.
Rebecca S. Zawadiwsky, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Her interest in metaphysics started in the early 1980's with a profound spiritual awakening with amazing personal experiences that continue to weave her life. She currently provides Metaphysical Life Coaching, Astrological services, and community education to help others realize their highest potential for personal and spiritual transformation. Other accomplishments include: Master of Arts in Geography, Certificate in Geographic Information Systems, Reiki Master Teacher, Basic Biofeedback Provider, and retired Massage Therapist/Bodyworker.
Regina E. Webster, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
I own a holistic event management company along with my husband, Jean-Pierre. My career in fundraising/development spans 25 years and I presently work in a non-profit foundation that supports a medical center. My mission is to help individuals awaken to a "wholistic" life that allows them to reach their spiritual mission in this lifetime.
Rev. Jeanette M. Pintar, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Rev. Jeanette M. Pintar, Ph.D., is a graduate of UMS, and a Master of various Healing Arts offering services in Advanced Theta Healing, Reiki, Angel Therapy and Intuitive Readings. She has been certified by Dr. Doreen Virtue as an Angel Therapy Practitioner.® Rev. Jeanette is also an author, speaker and workshop facilitator. She is the founder of Sir Froggie’s Positive News Network, a free daily inspiration e-zine which can be found online and on Facebook.
Rev. Samantha Vanderslice D.Ms, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
She owns a holistic center in Austin, Texas that offers natural products, books and cards, crystals, vitamins and herbs, gifts and metaphysical tools, as well as holistic services and classes. She is a Spiritual Tarot reader and teacher, massage therapist, Reiki Master, Herbalist, Bach Flower Registered Practitioner, Ayurvedic practitioner, and metaphysical teacher. She is on a journey of joy.
Richard A. Ferris, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Rick has an academic background in psychology. Over the years, he continued to read and study various psychological literature. In addition, be began to integrate the spiritual and the ontological into his readings.
One day, while spending a beautiful day at the beach in Cape Cod, his wife showed him a course curriculum for UMS which she found in a local, Holistic store. He had an "AHA" moment after reviewing it. Why not attach a goal to the subject matter he had already been reading for pleasure.
He enrolled in UMS, finished the 80 courses and began a two year journey of study and research in the fields of "Spiritual Intelligence and The Intuitive Thought Processes" Upon completing his Master's degree, he began another two year journey researching and writing his Doctoral Dissertation, hoping to show that the root cause of stress is fear and why a holistic approach for coping is preferable to an allopathic one.
After seven years, this phase of Rick's journey has been completed. The next phase is to pursue a path in "Transpersonal Counseling". Pura Vida. :-)
Richard James Kajuth, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysics ,D.D.
Richard J. Kajuth, EdS, DD, has been a student of both Western and Eastern religions and their metaphysics all his life. In 2002 he was traditionally initiated through Pancha Samskaras (five-fold sacraments) into the Hindu Sri Vaishnava Sampradaya. As a consequence of his study of Eastern philosophy and religion and in combination with his literary skills, Richard’s services have been employed to edit works of Hindu spirituality, most notably as the editor of Swami Mukundananda’s new commentary on the Bhagavad Gita (2013), as well as other books on yoga meditation and Hindu religious topics by other authors. As a certified yoga teacher, he has also made a study of various alternative-healing modalities, developing and conducting sessions in meditation and yoga nidra targeted to referred medical patients who might benefit from Relaxation Response Therapy.
In 2014, as a community service and metaphysical outreach effort, Richard began a monthly study group, open to the public, through a local library in the Carnegie system entitled “Alternative Readings in Everything.” The group is designed to explore theories about the nature of consciousness, mind/body/spirit connections to health, and intriguing archeological findings that don’t fit existing historical paradigms. Richard retired in 2010 from the Ohio Department of Education as a director of a state support team for school improvement covering a four county region in eastern Ohio. He now devotes his time to spiritual and alternative health endeavors.
Robert C. Alex, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
Robert C. Alex, Ph.D. is globally awakening couples to the Blended Spirit. Showing people that relationships are a spiritual path and allowing them to find the sacred and sensual side of their relationship. He was created wonderful products and books, such as Sexy Challenges to help couples enjoy this spiritual awakening. Robert has also formed a company, Inward Oasis, with his partner to help spread this message and bring couples closer together spiritually.
Robin Ann Clark, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
She is very excited to be living in a time when metaphysics and science is finally finding common ground. The merging and acceptance of both sciences together as a whole, is unveiling the hidden knowledge that is finally allowing our minds to open to so many new possibilities. With my PhD, she plans to concentrate on the study of the mind, hypnotherapy and past life regression. As we are beginning to truly understand, the brain or the mind is a very powerful organ, and she is looking forward to continuing her work in this area of metaphysics. Thank you UMS for the support, the journey and the fantastic opportunity to work in this field!
Rodney Forrest Collins, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Mr. Collins is a practicing Buddhist Scholar and Clinical Biotechnology Researcher. His Linage benefactor was Roshi Suda Doki of Tenyuji, Soto-Zen Temple in Isahaya, Japan with whom he co-founded Tenkaiji Mani Zen Institute in San Francisco. His published work includes Mani-Zen, The Dark Jewel Transmission, and “Understanding Zazen”, as well as several clinical Oncology papers. He is currently working on several translations of Tendai Taishu Kaju daily Scriptures for The California Tendai Monastery and daily Buddhist scriptures in Tagalog for the Philippines Buddhist Society. He is well known and sought after for his culinary capability and his love and patronage of artists and musicians worldwide. He works with State and private organizations on behalf of people with cognitive and physical disabilities. He is recognized as an industry leader in Industrial Compliance and a proponent of Corporate Responsibility and Lean 6 Sigma Methodology. His personal practice is based on his training in Japan and Korea and a ongoing study of Mahayana Mūlamadhyamaka-kārikā (Fundamental Verses of the Middle Way).
Ronald Wayne Nickell, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Ron Nickell lives in Austin, Texas. He earned his Ph.D. Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences degree from UMS in 2011 and hopes to use it to help other people understand their true Selves within the metaphysical universe.
Roslyn Anne De Avene, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms., Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
I have a great interest in genetics that results in a person's genetic karma and a person's genetic destiny. I specialize in the science of mind, psychology and intelligence. Together with, food, nutrition, health and well-being. Presently involved with toxicity and heavy metals in food, in water, in supplements and in the environment and the cancerous side-effects of toxins and heavy metals on the brain and the body. Involved with the true elimination of arsenic poisoning from the brain and body in the prevention of cancer, without the use of any pharmaceutical products.
Scott Arlen Musick, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Scott Musick is a Licensed Massage Therapist, Reiki Master, and published author. In addition to the metaphysical degrees, he also has an AAS and a BS in Human Resources. Scott is an adjunct instructor for a college in southeast Ohio where he lives with his partner and their animals on a small farm.
Sean J. Hyland, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysical Counseling, D.D.
Dip.Theololgy (Maynooth Ireland), S.T.L (Gregorian University Rome), D.D. (U.M.S.) and Ph.D. (U.M.S.). Sean was ordained a Catholic priest in 1984 and has ministered in South Florida in the interim years. His association with U.M.S. has helped him develop a deep awareness of life's origins and purposes in ways organized religion have dared not tread. He sends forth his conscious energy and breath upon all who seek to know and understand who they are and where they are going. Namaste.
Sean J. Hyland, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Sean J. Hyland, Ph.D., has been a Catholic Priest for nearly three decades and works in South Florida.
Sharon Nitka, Philosopher of Metaphysics. Ph.D.
Sharon is a channeler, Medical intuitive and a psychic that empowers individuals to pursue their true passions and dreams.
Sharon helps the individual get rid of old belief and patterns that gets them stuck in their life. Thus, enabling the person to renew themselves. Most importantly she teaches self-love.
Sheri Allison Muntean, Philosopher of Metaphysics, PhD
As a UMS graduate, Certified Public Accountant and M.S. in Psychology, Sheri brings a unique approach to supporting her clients as they work through their financial challenges. Her mission statement is “Serving Community – Providing Peace-of-Mind.” Unlike many of her peer, Sheri specializes in providing a centering and calming influence based in years of scientific and spiritual study to potentially stress-filled issues such as taxation and business management. Furthermore, as part of this mission, Sheri volunteers heavily in the community providing hours of discounted and pro-bono services to the community, local churches and non-profits.
Sonya-Prajna A. Patrick-(Lasker) Kongira, Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Rev. Sonya-Prajna Kongira, Ph. D., D. Div., CHt. has always been fascinated with metaphysical studies and New Age awareness. She has been fortunate to attend classes, in the areas of mind-body-spiritual connection, with influential instructors. She has gained unique skills and techniques, and has incorporated her learning in order to provide unique instruction and healing when working with others.
Sonya-Prajna is also an Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Master and practitioner. She has completed a yoga teacher training course, and has taught yoga and meditation classes. Through her spiritual journey, she discovered UMS.
Through UMS, Sonya-Prajna has completed her Ph. D., and D. Div. While completing her coursework, she was introduced to hypnosis. Sonya-Prajna believed the hypnosis classes, that were a apart of UMS, were interesting. So she decided to obtain additional education in hypnosis. And, she is a certified hypnotherapist. Sonya-Prajna brings enthusiasm to teaching, and sincerity to healing. She enjoys working with others who are seeking guidance and direction with the mysteries of life.
Sonya-Prajna A. Patrick, Philosopher of Parapsychology and Paranormal Sciences, Ph.D., Doctor of Divinity in Spiritual Counseling, D.Div.
Rev. Sonya-Prajna Patrick, Ph. D., D. Div., CHt. has always been fascinated with, and sought knowledge in, metaphysical studies and New Age awareness. She has been fortunate to attend classes, in the areas of mind-body-spiritual connection, with influential instructors. She has gained unique skills and techniques, and has incorporated her learning in order to provide unique instruction and healing when working with others.
Sonya-Prajna is also an Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Master and practitioner. She has completed a yoga teacher training course, and has taught yoga and meditation classes. Through her spiritual journey, she discovered UMS.
Through UMS, Sonya-Prajna has completed her Ph. D., and D. Div. While completing her coursework, she was introduced to hypnosis. Sonya-Prajna believed the hypnosis classes, that were a apart of UMS, were beneficial. So, she studied in order to obtain additional education in hypnosis. And, she is a certified hypnotherapist. She continues to increase her intuitive awareness in the areas of yoga, meditation, crystals, herbs, aromatherapy, angel work, oracle readings, workings and spiritual guidance. She wishes to teach her wisdom to others, while still remaining an ever-seeking learner. Sonya-Prajna brings enthusiasm to teaching, and sincerity to healing. She enjoys working with others who are seeking guidance and direction with the mysteries of life.
Sreekanth Gopi, Philosopher of Metaphysics, Ph.D.
Basically a Mechanical Engineer, MBA graduate, I am tuned in to serve the working class and the top management. I do conduct courses for the companies and colleges. I also do excellent personal counseling and give you instant healing and transformation. This can be in any aspect of your life including health, wealth and abundance - in the in life and in mind.
With the three additional degrees (Bachelor in Metaphysics, Masters in Metaphysics and Doctorate in Metaphysics), I am enriched and qualified to do outstanding sessions. Please contact me in case you want to associate in any part of the world.
Tamaey Gottuso, Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching, D.HLc..
As an Inspirational Speaker, Transformational Leader and Holistic Life Coach, Tamaey has inspired thousands of people with her contemporary teaching style and philosophies. She gives usable tools to help breakthrough and breakdown the walls that are blocking you from living the life of your dreams.
Tamaey is known for sharing her inspirational presence, authenticity, and passion with her audiences around the world.
Tami Brady, Philosopher of Transpersonal Counseling, Ph.D.
A Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome diagnosis in 1996 introduced Tami Brady to alternative health therapies. In her quest to ease her own suffering, she became interested in the Whole Health approaches used in Reiki and other transpersonal methodologies such as meditation, guided imagery, belief work, shadow work, and energy integrity training. Tami now writes about Whole Health and its role in developing a sustainable balance between health, happiness, and all life’s complexities.
Tanya Lynn Ebert, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
At age thirty-five, Tanya experienced a dirt bike accident that left the doctors puzzled and unable to relieve her of the pain that she experienced daily, due to a stuck bent leg. A year after her accident while trying to cope with being disabled and unable to function without daily help, suicide seemed the only option.
After embarking on a journey in Sedona, Arizona, she came back full of life and in a state so blissful it was almost too much for her to handle. After discovering something phenomenal was happening to her, she embarked on another journey to put the pieces together of why she was so different from everyone else. This event led her to enroll at University of Metaphysical Sciences as well as write and publish, "Mystical Puzzle"
Three years after her accident, through the use of crystal gemstones and reiki, Tanya no longer required the use of a wheelchair to get around. Her passion is to learn as much as she can about energy based healing modalities. With that she hopes to teach others that they too can heal themselves in profound ways that they did not think was possible.
Tasha Heart, Doctor of Divinity in Metaphysics, D.D., Philosopher of Metaphysics, Ph.D.
Heart is an Ojibwe Intuitive Empath, Claircognizant, Water Dowser, journalist and writer. She attended UMS to further her education to expand her writing knowledge and skills into the field of Metaphysics.
Teressa Carol Skelton, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Her life is focused on healing with an eye toward enlightenment. Teressa is a certified Reiki Master/Teacher, and enjoy exploring healing in general. She also offers life counseling with the understanding that we are on the journey together and learn from each other. Her studies in metaphysics have been a great leap forward and there is so much more to learn.
Terri "Tara" Lynn Russell, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Terri "Tara" Lynn Russell, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D. a graduate of University of Metaphysical Sciences. She began her journey searching for answers and was lead to discover the University of Metaphysical Sciences whose staff has been a great asset to her success. While attending UMS she has travelled abroad to Afghanistan to work as a contractor alongside of our US military. Despite dangerous conditions of a war zone she was still able to find beauty working with dynamic and diverse cultures and lifestyles. During this time frame, UMS continued to assist as needed, encouraging my journey in the midst of her studies. She is the founder of Signature Vibrations and is currently teaching and sharing her research with those who desire to learn.
Theresa Marie Ellis, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Terrie Marie is highly attuned with the Realm of Spirit and Angels. Her Life Purpose is to assist all who seek their Spiritual Path with unconditional love and light. The light that radiates from within outward, is a gift from Divine Source.
To all who share the path and the journey, know Angels are always with you.
Thomas DuWayne Kinsey, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Thomas intends to use his educational experience at UMS to write books and articles, teach meditation and practice energy healing.
Thomas Leigh, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Tom, now in retirement, lives afloat while continuing to study and write articles, books and courses on the fascinating subjects of quantum mind and soul evolution, many worlds and the real meaning of success as the conscious evolution of self. His life-changing tuitional novel of how mind and soul evolution works in real life, is called: The Rhiannon Blade
Trudy Dintzner, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Trudy Dintzner realizing that her spiritual calling intertwines with her calling as an RN, has earned her B.Div, M.Div, & now Ph.D at UMS. She is currently working on a book blending the chakras into clinical care to accentuate a positive experience for caregivers ultimately leading to improved patient outcomes.
She lives in Southwest Florida with her husband Drew & their four dogs.
Veronica Dearing, Doctor of Holistic Life Coaching, D.HLc..
Veronica "Nika" Dearing is a Holistic Life Coach specializing in self-development and holistic wellness. She is author of the highly acclaimed book, Inspire Me! 150 Meditations and Affirmations Guaranteed to Inspire, Motive, and Empower YOU into More Positive Thinking. In addition to working with clients at her office in Houston, TX, Nika presents classes, lectures, and workshops around the world.
Vicki A. Clough, Doctor of Metaphysical Sciences, D.Ms.
Vicki Clough has worked in the Mental Health Arena for over twenty five years. She writes and conducts retreats and workshops designed to awaken the spirit and empower creativity and spiritual evolution. Vicki has attained a Doctorate degree from UMS to enhance the work she is so dedicated to.
Wendy Hill, Philosopher of Pastoral Counseling Ph.D.
Wendy Hill, PhD has been practicing psychotherapy and hypnotherapy for many years and is the president of CentrePoint, Inc., a counseling non-profit. She specializes in identifying and transforming subconscious self defeating core beliefs into beliefs that support healthy adult experience. Wendy is author of The True Seeker's Guide To A Better Life, The Call To Adventure, and many articles on personal and spiritual growth.
William B. Underwood, III, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
Bill is an attorney and counselor in Houston, TX, concentrating in assisting with complex litigation matters from a spiritual perspective. He also owns and operates a holistic day spa and Reiki Center in the Houston area.
William Dale Koehler, Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences, Ph.D.
William Dale Koehler, a serial entrepreneur, is currently the Co-Chairman, President, CEO, and Founding Partner of AutoGnomics Corporation (AC), where he oversees all aspects of the company. Bill has led the company’s funding and product development initiatives and has the company now poised for a go to market stage with its synthetic intelligence cognitive products. The company’s IP portfolio has grown from 5 patents to 23 issued patents during his tenure. Prior to joining AC in 2002, Bill had accumulated over 30 years experience as an entrepreneur and also as a senior-level corporate executive having launched over 25 entertainment businesses from the conceptual stage to the operational stage. One of Bill’s earlier positions was as Vice President for a Time, Inc. subsidiary for which he was responsible for the complete and successful start up of a multi-million dollar over-the-air prototypical pay television movie package.
Bill has a degree in Business Finance from LaSalle Extension University, a Bachelor and Masters and PhD, (Philosopher of Metaphysical Sciences) from the University of Metaphysical Sciences, and additional Certificates from Wharton, The Ohio State University, University of Cincinnati and the College of Charleston. Bill is currently in defense of his Ph.D. dissertation. He has taught university-level courses and has actively mentored University at Buffalo’s School of Management’s Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Fellows. Bill is a decorated Viet Nam veteran who was honorably discharged as an E-5 at the age of 19 from the United States Marine Corps. Bill is also a seven-time Lakota Sioux Buffalo Sun Dancer.
Yasmin India LLuveras, Philosopher of Metaphysical Counseling, Ph.D.
Yasmin LLuveras is a psychotherapy practice which specializes in providing care to youth, couples and Latino families in the Washington DC metro area. Ms. LLuveras is also a mediator and a member of the Maryland Professional Volunteer Corps who respond to the mental health needs of those affected by natural disasters throughout the country.
Yvonne M. Glasgow, Philosopher of Holistic Life Coaching, Ph.D. Yvonne M. Glasgow is a professional writer and published book author who loves sharing her knowledge of healing, fitness and nutrition with everyone. Yvonne is a follower of the law of attraction and considers herself a very spiritual soul and an eternal learner.
am astonished at how happy I am with the whole UMS program. I feel like
a sponge and I am thirsty for more information... The meditations are
not only enjoyable, they are helpful in so many ways and sometimes life
altering. Christine defintely has a gift. I enjoy the meditations every
evening when I lay down to sleep." — B.W., UMS Student
so much! I am thoroughly enjoying my experience with UMS! I am learning
much and really feel like I am coming into my own!" — R.B.,
for sending me the course materials, they are very informative. I loved
the course "Pranayama" and wonder how I lived my life without
the knowledge of these breathing techniques. Now I am doing the "Nadi
Shodhnam" and "Kapalbhatti" every day and enjoying it.
I am enjoying each and every course from your university and enhancing
my knowledge. Thanks!" — B.S., UMS Student
am so excited about the wealth of information that is made available through
UMS, it has made learning so much easier, unlike before, trying to find
the appropriate book that explains what I am experiencing at the time.
Unlike most people, who look for a book to learn from, I was trying to
find the book to answer questions on what I was going through at the time.
And UMS has answered so many questions left unanswered through the years,
plus so much more that I never even thought to ask about. I am so glad
that I was directed to the UMS website last year, it has made a word of
difference for me. Thank you!" — T.R., UMS Student
is the most spiritually enriching program I have ever come upon…
I am honored to say that I attend your University. A University built
on integrity, generosity, and love… Your program is highly affordable
for what we receive as students… I have learned so much about myself
through the courses, meditations, and lessons. I enjoy this university
immensely; from the course material, to the fact that it is not a 'one
size fits all approach.' I can't tell you how much it means to me to be
praised for thinking outside the box, since that's what metaphysics is
supposed to be all about.” — A.D., UMS Student
have been VERY IMPRESSED with each course I have taken so far. They have
been interesting, well researched and well written. I am proud to be associated
with UMS!!" — J.S., UMS Student
find your coursework and meditations to be very useful in my personal
journey in this life. I have already seen a different even more beautiful
person walking and talking because of my choice of study with UMS and
I would personally recommend UMS to anyone that wishes to improve their
lives and hopefully others also. I will pay more only because I won't
cheat myself or others, not that I have much monetary funds but because
if anyone wants to help others I believe you must get as much knowledge
and wisdom as possible." — R.P., UMS Student
"I am really enjoying this program so far, and found it accidentally on the internet while searching for 'inspirational messages about marriage!' I had never heard of UMS and was bit unsure, until I checked out the 501 (c) 3 designation... I know they are hard to get. And I talked to Devon one day...she seemed very nice and intelligent! I guess some accidents happen by design, right?" — B.P., UMS Student
"I am honored to receive this degree, the process of working toward it has changed my life. Through my studies with UMS I have experienced wonderful and profound spiritual growth and been introduced to so many fascinating fields. Many of these fields I would have otherwise been unable to explore. THANK YOU to everyone at UMS, and I am looking forward to continuing my studies with UMS." — F.M., UMS Student
"The UMS curriculum has far surpassed my expectations and is head and shoulders above all the other Metaphysical schools/university's that I have investigated. Many of the other schools are also significantly more expensive, with only an 1/8th of the information given by UMS. I have been studying the field of Metaphysics for more than 15 years, and I find that I have learned so much more than I ever thought possible. The texts, exercises and meditations are truly amazing sources of concise, accurate and wonderful information. I know I will be using these texts years into the future for the wealth of knowledge and reference. I am so grateful that I have found such a beautiful school with such supportive and caring staff as well. Thank You!" — V.F., UMS Student
"I can't tell you how excited I am and how grateful I feel to be able to take these courses. I am also very grateful for the time you all take to comment on my responses and make this experience a personal one. Perhaps by the time I graduate I will have made some 'new' friends and multiplied my enjoyment in this illusory experience of time where we all believe we are separate! Thank you, love and light always." — S.E., UMS student
"You are very kind in your responses...just workin on making my way through and lovin' it all! UMS support and the courses brighten up my days and the sharing with others is fun too. A few people have asked what I'm doing these days. When I tell them they are so excited and want to hear more. They cannot believe there are Degrees in Metaphysics. I knew there would be some day, so I just kept looking and finally there you were! In perfect Divine timing for me. Blessings to you and yours and Blessings to all the incrediblely devoted and sincere assistance from UMS." — N.P., UMS Student
"This program has literally changed my life. I was in search of answers that no one person has ever answered. But the course material in its entirety has answered everything. The meditations and spiritual exercise have helped expose the true essence of who I am. I would not change one thing. I see everyone as Divinity. I also treat them in this manner as well. These exercises are excellent!" — B.G., UMS Student
"This is more than just a Metaphysical Course, it's also a life expanding experience... I am so very grateful to have found University of Metaphysical Sciecnes and be able to take these life enhancing inspirational courses... another Happy UMS Student..." — N.P., UMS Student
"Just wanted to say I am enjoying these classes so much and my family is learning along with me on some things. My 14 yr old daughter is trying some of the material and learning to see auras along with discussing her Spiritual beliefs with me. My husband is amazed at some of the things I have learned and even asks me how this knowledge can help others. When I tell him my goals and how I plan to go about it, he is very supportive and wants to know more. This course of study has benefited my home and I look forward to sharing even more with others. Thank you." — C.D., UMS Student
"I wanted to tell all of you how great this school is. After only 6 courses I have learned so much about the world and about myself. I have experienced things that I never could have imagined. These courses are POWERFUL. I am truly proud to be part of this University." — TW, UMS Student
"You all have given me and other students one of the greatest gifts in this world of the 21st century: the opportunity to share our gifts with the world instead of holding them back out of fear. You all have also helped me attend the school of my dreams (UMS) so I can help other people achieve their dreams in the near future. Ever since I have attended the UMS since August of 2008, you all have taught me that there is no fear in the balance of giving and receiving, only unconditional love." — R.B., UMS Student
"I'm approaching to the end of the curriculum for my bachelor's, and I'm impressed by all the knowledge I've gained during this time. UMS really changed my life and you specifically have helped me tremendously with your advice and guidance. I'm really glad I met you!" — GP, UMS Student
"Yes, almost everyday I listen to the meditations and my favorite ones are CDs from the course on Manifestation Skills. My belief system has been reprogrammed and I am a much happier and better person than I was. I can forgive much easier now and have been kinder to myself. It was others first and I was always last, but now I realized that I cannot give unconditional love unless I do it to myself first, and I could honestly say that I have found my long lost self. Thank you University of Metaphysical Sciences! " — N.B., UMS Student
"I have been meaning to write to you to thank you profusely for your kind and encouraging words on my exam questions. Not knowing what to expect from this course, I thought it would be mostly about increasing knowledge. That is definitely a part of it, with each class more fascinating than the next. These are materials I will refer to again many times. The big surprise for me is that I had no idea how healing and uplifting it would be. There are endless tools you can use to transform your life in positive ways. The iPod has become an appendage for me because I listen to the class meditations over and over. It's like I'm gliding up that "Stairway To Heaven" with Angels singing all around me. I am completely in awe of this opportunity. Thank you so much for this amazing gift." — CW, UMS Student