Expanding and Reenchanting the Psyche: The Pioneering Thought of Stanislav Grof

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Prenatal events and the phenomena of the Birth-Perinatal Matrices identified by Grof are often re-enacted and re-accessed inadvertently during sex, propelling people into altered states similar to those he identified in his psychedelic and holotropic breath work research. Other prenatal research identifies how some prenatal complexes predispose people to altered-state sex, certain kinds of experiences, and certain kinds of love relationships.



Jenny Wade, Ph.D., is the internationally known researcher, speaker, and author of Transcendent Sex: When Lovemaking Opens the Veil and numerous other books and articles on sex, altered states of consciousness, and their transformational power. Wade has broad expertise in a number of areas. She is a professor at CIIS and uses her public and proprietary research in human development and change to work with business leaders to enhance organization performance.