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Coming Home – The Intimacy of Consciousness Exploration and Transpersonal Psychotherapy
Ingo B. Jahrsetz, Regina U. Hess, Judith Miller & Rainer Pervoeltz (Eds.)

The first common book of members of the Institute has now been launched as a paperback version by Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

In Coming Home, a group of transpersonal psychotherapists and spiritual teachers have written a book in which they tell of their own very personal and intimate explorations of consciousness. What has the experience of “coming home” meant to them? Has it meant connecting with God, the Divine Feminine, the Cosmos, the Sacred? Has it meant arriving at home in themselves, in their very center, in their essence? Where is home? Is it inside, is it outside or is it both? All world cultures have stories about this particular place. In addition to describing their own unique quests, they also shared how radically such a journey challenged them to face their own vulnerabilities and shadow parts. Various, very different and often startling personal stories are told. Through reading the very human trials and psycho-spiritual challenges that these nine international teachers have endured on their journeys home, readers will gain insights and greater understanding regarding their own explorations of consciousness. They will realize that the spiritual journey can have many faces and take many paths. The one thing, however, that all authors have in common, is the longing to be fully and wholly oneself. An open and life-affirming message to support readers on their own intimate journeys home.

Book Discount 20% – when you order online directly at

An Invitation and Call for Reviewers – and you get a book for free!

An invitation and a call for reviewers goes out to scholars globally who work in the international field of transpersonal psychology and psychotherapy for a review of this book. Cambridge Scholars Publishing will send to you a free book copy based on your clear commitment of submitting a distinguished review.

If you have questions regarding this process, please do not hesitate to contact us through Regina on behalf of the team of the International Institute for Consciousness Exploration and Transpersonal Psychotherapy:

Thank you very much in advance,

the co-authors: Ingo B. Jahrsetz, Jaya Herbst, Regina U. Hess, Stefan Dressler, Vitor Rodrigues, Dietrich Franke, Judith Miller, Gennady Brevde, Rainer Pervoeltz, Tom Steininger.

and the book co-editors Jahrsetz, Hess, Miller, & Pervoeltz.


Story of the month

The Guest House
This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival.
A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor.
Welcome and entertain them all! Even if they’re a crowd of sorrows, who violently sweep your house empty of its furniture, still, treat each guest honourably.
He may be clearing you out for some new delight.
The dark thought, the shame, the malice, meet them at the door laughing, and invite them in.
Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.




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