Authors and Speakers

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Adrian Gilbert

Adrian Gilbert was born near London, where he attended St. Edmunds College, as well as the University of Kent at Cantebury. He is the author of many works whose intent has been to bring together scientific ...


Andrew Collins

Andrew Collins was born on January 25, 1957, in Bedford, England. He is a science and history writer, and the author of books that challenge the way we perceive the past. They include From the Ash ...


Anne Hunt

Anne Hunt, MA, began her studies of the Edgar Cayce readings in 1982. Early on, her focus came to be the health readings which led to her co-authoring a series of short and concise books on specific ai ...


Anthony Quinata

Anthony Quinata was born on Guam, and with a father serving in the U.S. Navy, his family frequently moved and lived around the world. Anthony’s fascination and passion for all things paranormal began in ...


Bunny Paine-Clemes, Ph D

Bunny Paine-Clemes PhD, is a professor of transpersonal studies at Atlantic University. For 20 years, she was a Professor of Liberal Arts at Cal State Maritime, specializing in humanities, world culture, an ...


C. Norman Shealy, MD, PhD

C.  NORMAN SHEALY, MD, PhDis a neurosurgeon, psychologist, and founding president of the American Holistic Medical Association. For over three decades, he has been at the forefront of alternat ...


Carol A. Baraff

Carol A. Baraff (1947 – 2015) was a writer and editor of holistic and alternative health matters for more than 30 years. Her background as a massage therapist and long-time researcher on topics fro ...


Carol Ann Liaros

Carol Ann Liaros was the subject of psychic research with E. Douglas Dean, Ph.D., Sister M. Justa Smith, Ph.D., and Shafica Karagulla, M.D., her accuracy over a 2-year study was 93-97% in predicting th ...


Darrin William Owens

Author Darrin William Owens is an internationally renowned psychic medium, supernaturalist, and bestselling author with 20 years of intense research and spiritual experiences. He is an acclaimed expert ...


Diane Stein

Diane Stein is the author of more than two dozen books on spirituality, psychic techniques, metaphysics, healing and Reiki, natural remedies for people and pets, crystals and gemstones, and karma. He ...


Donald B. Carroll

Donald B. Carroll spent his career working in Fire & Rescue, as a district chief, academy instructor, and paramedic. During those 30 years, he raised a family and pursued the meaning of life th ...


Elaine Hruska, MA

Elaine Hruska, MA is a therapist for the Edgar Cayce A.R.E. Health Center & Spa located in Houston, Texas. She holds her MA in transpersonal studies from Atlantic University and is considered an ...


Eric Mein, MD

Dr. Eric Mein is a graduate from Brown University and the Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS).  He is the founder of the Meridian Institute and author of Edgar Cayce's Keys to Health:&n ...


Glenn D. Kittler

Glenn D. Kittler, who wrote more than 35 books and was a contributing editor to Guideposts magazine for three decades, was chosen as the perfect person to write this book by Edgar Cayce's eldest so ...


Gregg Unterberger, M.Ed., LPC

Gregg Unterberger, M.Ed., LPC, is a former instructor in Psychology at Texas State University and a Licensed Professional Counselor in private practice with offices in Houston and CollegeStation, Texas. ...


Harmon Bro, Ph.D.

Author Harmon Hartzell Bro, Ph.D. (1919-1997) was a psychotherapist, an educator, a writer, an ordained minister and an inspirational lecturer. For more than a year, he lived and worked in Edgar Ca ...


Henry Reed, PhD

Henry Reed received his PhD from UCLA and was assistant professor of Psychology at Princeton University and professor of transpersonal studies at Atlantic University (AU). The Smithsonian Inst ...


Hugh Lynn Cayce

Hugh Lynn Cayce (1907-1982) was the eldest son of Edgar Cayce. He turned his father's Association for Research and Enlightenment, Inc. (A.R.E.) into an organization of international renown and developed wi ...


Istvan Fazekas

Istvan Fazekas is a dynamic author and speaker, melding Christian mysticism with Eastern traditions, somatic sciences, and energetic principles. He served on the focus group for the book Still Here by coun ...


John Van Auken

John Van Aukenis a director at Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E., and is one of the organization’s most popular speakers, traveling throughout the U.S. and abroad to address audiences on the body-mind-spir ...


John Z. Amoroso, PhD

John Z. Amoroso, PhD, has practiced clinical psychology for more than 20 years and works with clients using a positive psychological approach focused on purposeful living and creativity. His interest in ...


Josie Varga

Josie Varga had a passion for writing as a little girl growing up in Elizabeth, New Jersey. She went on to earn a degree in journalism and later became a successful communications consultant while au ...


Joyce Keller

Joyce Keller is an American television and radio host, author, and psychic medium. She has hosted a live radio show since 1989 on New York's WGBB, and is featured in both editions of the book, 100 Top Ps ...


Judith Pennington

Judith Pennington is a world authority on EEG biofeedback meditation and the brainwave evolution of consciousness. She teaches classes and workshops on meditation, mind expansion, dream interpretation, an ...


Kevin J. Todeschi

Kevin J. Todeschi is executive director and CEO of Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. (EdgarCayce.org) and Atlantic University (AtlanticUniv.edu), responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Edgar ...


Kim O'Neill

Kim O’Neill, voted Houston’s Top Psychic by Houston Press Magazine, has been a psychic channel for over 24 years. She conducts private channeling sessions for an international list of clients fro ...


Lynn Sparrow Christy

Lynn Sparrow Christy is a teacher, writer, and hypnotherapist-life coach. With more than 40 years’ experience in both traditional and alternative approaches to spirituality and personal growth, L ...


M.K. Welsch

M.K. Welsch is a 40-year student of the Edgar Cayce information and accomplished writer who has spent the majority of her professional career in the not-for-profit arena, helping dedicated people engender ...


Mark Thurston, PhD

Mark Thurston, PhD is an educator, psychologist, and author of 19 books about personal spirituality and holistic living. Mark worked with A.R.E. and Atlantic University from 1973 through 2008, most recent ...


Michelle Deetken, Ph D.

Author Michelle R. Deetken, PhD, is a holistic nutritionist with a doctorate in Nutrition from Clayton College of Natural Health and a BS in Biology from the University of Nevada-Reno. Deetken’s in ...


P.M.H. Atwater

P. M. H. Atwater, L.H.D. is one of the original researchers in the field of near-death studies, having begun her work in 1978.  In 2005, she was awarded the Outstanding Service Award from the ...


Robert J. Grant

Robert J. Grant is a well-known author, speaker, and intuitive. He is the author of five books; and co-founder of the Virginia Beach Chapter of The International Association for Near-Death ...


Robert W. Krajenke

Robert W. Krajenke is a spiritual counselor, energy healer, speaker, and workshop leader with interests in prayer, poetry, meditation, dream interpretation, and fostering an atmosphere of unconditional lo ...


Sandra Duggan, RN

Sandra Duggan, RN, BS (1934-2012) maintained a private practice while working for several decades as an instructor with the Cayce/Reilly® School of Massage. She developed and taught the Colon Th ...


Shelley A. Kaehr, Ph.D.

Shelley A. Kaehr, Ph.D. , is one of the world’s leading authorities on energy healing and mind-body medicine and the practical use of gems and stones. She is the author of Edgar Cayce’s Sacred Stone ...


Sidney & Nancy Kirkpatrick

Sidney D. Kirkpatrick is an award-winning filmmaker and international best-selling author. His critically acclaimed non-fiction books include A Cast of Killers, Turning the Tide, and Edgar Cayce: An ...


Thomas Sugrue

Thomas Joseph Sugrue (1907-1953) is the author of There Is a River, the only biography of Edgar Cayce written during Cayce’s lifetime and the book that made the psychic a household name in 1942. St ...


Victoria Holt

Victoria Holt was born near London where she attended Middlesex University and earned a BA degree in dance. She later gave up her dance career to pursue a life of spiritual truth. She has spent 20 ...