Human Potential Movement
The Human Potential Movement (HPM) arose out of the counterculture milieu of the 1960s and formed around the concept of cultivating extraordinary potential that its advocates believed to lie largely u...
The Hunger Project
The Hunger Project (THP) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization incorporated in the state of California.The Hunger Project describes itself as an organization committed to the sustainable e...
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Large-group awareness training
Large-group awareness training (LGAT) refers to activities usually offered by groups linked with the human potential movement which claim to increase self-awareness and bring about desirable transform...
I'm Dysfunctional, You're Dysfunctional
I'm Dysfunctional, You're Dysfunctional: The Recovery Movement and Other Self-Help Fashions is a non-fiction book about the self-help industry, written by Wendy Kaminer. The book was first published ...
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Jonathan Young (psychologist)
Jonathan Young (born September 29, 1944) is a psychologist who became the founding curator of the Joseph Campbell Archives.
Young developed an interest in the teaching functions of stories through...
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Gertrude Mongella
Gertrude Ibengwe Mongella (born in 1945) is a Tanzanian politician and the first president of the Pan-African Parliament.
In 1970, President Mongella graduated from the University of East Africa i...
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Earl Babbie
Earl Robert Babbie (born January 8, 1938), is an American sociologist who holds the position of Campbell Professor Emeritus in Behavioral Sciences at Chapman University. He is best known for his book...
Jean Houston
Jean Houston (born 10 May 1937) is an American author involved in the "human potential movement."
Houston was born in New York City to Mary Todaro Houston who was of Sicilian descent, and Jack Hou...
Dave Meggyesy
David Michael Meggyesy (born November 1, 1941 in Cleveland, Ohio) is a former American football player, author, and union organizer. He played college football at Syracuse University, and was drafted...
Attack therapy
Attack therapy is a controversial type of psychotherapy evolved from ventilation therapy. It involves highly confrontational interaction between the patient and a therapist, or between the patient and...
Specioza Kazibwe
Specioza Naigaga Wandira Kazibwe, is a Ugandan surgeon and politician. She is also referred to as "Nnalongo", because of her twin daughters. She was Vice President of Uganda from 1994 to 2003. She was...
Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness
The Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness (or MSIA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit religious corporation, incorporated in California on June 25, 1971. Before incorporation, the group was founded in Califor...
Richard Behar
Richard Behar is an American investigative journalist who has written on the staffs of Forbes, Time and Fortune since 1982. His work has also been featured on BBC, CNN, PBS, FoxNews.com and Fast Compa...
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Stan Dale
Stan Dale (born 1929, New York– d. June 8, 2007) was a radio broadcaster, writer, teacher, and founder of the Human Awareness Institute in 1968. He was the author of books in the area of relationships...
Seize the Day Inc.
Seize the Day Inc. is a conservative motivational business seminar company located in Winchester, Nevada. Motivational speakers have included Laura Bush, Bill O'Reilly, Terry Bradshaw, Ben Stein, Ph...
Joan Holmes
Joan Holmes (born 1935) is an American psychologist. She was the founding president of The Hunger Project, and served as one of 31 members on 'Task Force 2 on Hunger' of the UN Millennium Project of 2...
PSI Seminars
PSI Seminars is a for-profit private company that offers Large-group awareness training seminars for personal development. Programs are held in many locations in the U.S., Canada, Japan and worldwide....
Outrageous Betrayal
Outrageous Betrayal: The Dark Journey of Werner Erhard from est to Exile is a non-fiction book written by freelance journalist Steven Pressman and first published in 1993 by St. Martin's Press. The bo...
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Mork Goes Erk
"Mork Goes Erk" is the seventeenth episode of the first season of Mork & Mindy. The episode first premiered on ABC on February 8, 1979. "Mork Goes Erk" was later released on VHS on January 1, 19...
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Werner Erhard (book)
Werner Erhard: The Transformation of a Man, The Founding of est is a biography of Werner Erhard by philosophy professor William Warren Bartley, III. The book was published in 1978 by Clarkson Potter. ...
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James Bugental
James Frederick Thomas Bugental (December 25, 1915 – September 17, 2008) was one of the predominant theorists and advocates of the Existential-Humanistic Therapy movement. He was a therapist, teacher...
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Sheilaism
Sheilaism is a shorthand term for an individual's system of religious belief which co-opts strands of multiple religions chosen by the individual usually without much theological consideration. The te...
Transcendental Meditation
Transcendental Meditation (TM) refers to a specific form of mantra meditation called the Transcendental Meditation technique, and can also refer to the organizations within the Transcendental Meditat...
Church of Scientology
The Church of Scientology is an organization devoted to the practice and promotion of Scientology, a new religious movement. The Church of Scientology International is the Church of Scientology's pare...
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Robert Nadeau (aikidoka)
Robert Nadeau (born March 10, 1937) is an American aikido teacher holding the rank of 7th dan and master teacher in the Aikikai.Nadeau began training in martial arts at the age of 16 and began study...
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Insight Seminars
Insight Seminars is an international non-profit organization headquartered in Santa Monica, California. The first seminar was led in 1978 by founders John-Roger and Russell Bishop under the name Insig...
The Program (novel)
The Program: A Novel is a novel by Gregg Hurwitz, first published in 2004. It has since been released as an Audio CD, an Audio Cassette, and was reprinted in paperback format, in 2005. Hurwitz's pri...
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Richard Strozzi-Heckler
Richard Strozzi-Heckler (born Richard Heckler in 1944) is an American public speaker, author, coach, and consultant on "embodied leadership and mastery."He is the founder and president of Strozzi Inst...
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Steven Pressman
Steven Pressman is an American journalist, author of two books (Outrageous Betrayal and 50 Children), and director/producer of the documentary film 50 Children: The Rescue Mission of Mr. and Mrs. Krau...
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