About The Center
The Center for the Study of Non-Symbolic Consciousness is dedicated to academic inquiry into non-symbolic perception and cognition. Broadly speaking, non-symbolic consciousness includes the following concepts, and several others:
Plateau experiences Samadhi
Silence beyond sound
Transcendental experiences Cosmic Consciousness Numinous experiences Deautomatization
The peace of God, which passeth all understanding
And many more...
Many distinguished researchers from diverse fields have contributed to the overall literature in this area. The center's goal is to unite all of these independent research threads and to continue to conduct and support ongoing research in this area.
The center works to:
The Center's director is Jeffery A. Martin, PhD
The Center's director of consciousness engineering is Michael Siegel
The Center's administrative staff is headed by Kelly Larson