Moody has developed a program that is modeled on the ancient Greek's
Psychomanteum, or oracles of the dead. By adding a variety of elements, including art,
music, play, relaxation, creative activity, physical exercise, nature, hypnogogic states,
perceptual illusions, intellectual stimulation, and humor, he has created an atmosphere
conducive to altered states of consciousness. Within this environment, Dr. Moody or one of
his personally trained facilitators, engages visitors in the process of attempting to
attain the altered state of consciousness that can lead to "visionary encounters with
departed loved ones." The process, which is described in detail in Reunions, is
usually undertaken over the course of a full day.
The research performed by Dr. Moody has paved the way for thousands of doctors, teachers,
researchers, scholars and students to embark on numerous studies of Paranormal
Experiences. And although many attempts have been made to imitate his work, none have been
able to duplicate the vision and courage of the original. Such is the nature of a true
the links below allow further study into Dr. Moody's experiences
of Consciousness Studies at UNLV
by Immanual Hunt & Patti Nicholson
"Although many of the people that first used Moody's psychomanteum used it in the
hopes of contacting loved ones, more recently, another phenomenon has been taking place.
People are beginning to see other kinds of visions, including visions of global upheavals!
Sometimes these visions are vague and fleeting, while at other times that are stunningly
- National Institute for Discovery Science
- Exceptional Human Experience Network, Inc.
- The Institute of Noetic Sciences
- International Association for Near-Death Studies, Inc.