Self-transcendence as a key factor in human development and meaning making? This study says “Yes.”

by Institute of Transpersonal Psychology at Sofia University alumni Albert Garcia-Romeu, Samuel P Himelstein and Jacob Kaminker The following article shares excerpts from the full study. You may read the study in full at or Sage Publications. What is Self-Transcendence? The term self-transcendence has been used widely in philosophical and psychological literature to refer to... Continue Reading →

A Transcendent View of Gratitude

  "In transpersonal gratitude the “other” is no longer a gift or a person, but a recognition of benefit that comes from a source beyond the self or through a deep connection with nature." John Elfers & Patty Hlava The goal of this study was to examine the understanding of gratitude as a complex emotion... Continue Reading →

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