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Conference for Former Members of Groups

Announcement from the International Cultic Studies Association (ICSA), a respected organization dealing with high-demand groups: “ICSA will conduct a conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico November 6-8, 2015.  This conference will focus on the needs of former group members and families and will include a training track for mental health …

A scientist takes a cold-eyed look at meditation in a way assured to irk some pr…

A scientist takes a cold-eyed look at meditation in a way assured to irk some practitioners … http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/may/22/seven-myths-about-meditation Seven common myths about meditation | Catherine Wikholmwww.theguardian.comThere’s no scientific consensus that meditation can cure your mind, body or soul – so don’t swallow the idea that there is a Buddha Pill …

Don Draper discovered Transcendental Meditation, along with a few other '70s tre…

Don Draper discovered Transcendental Meditation, along with a few other '70s trends, in the Mad Men's final installment. Probably brought a grin to some aging Baby Boomers. http://www.bostonherald.com/entertainment/television/love_that_tv/2015/05/mad_men_series_finale_om_om 'Mad Men' series finale: 'Om! Om!'www.bostonherald.comOf all the ways you thought “Mad Men” might end, bet you didn’t see that one coming.But …

#meditation can trigger mania & #psychosis

#meditation can trigger mania & #psychosis Meditation and mindfulness can trigger mania depression and psychosis,www.dailymail.co.ukThe book, The Buddha Pill: Can Meditation Change …

But will the visitors come to an abandoned mecca of Transcendental Meditation? h…

But will the visitors come to an abandoned mecca of Transcendental Meditation? http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3086604/All-needs-love-Abandoned-Indian-ashram-Beatles-wrote-48-songs-went-spiritual-journey-set-resurrected-tourist-attraction.html Indian retreat where Beatles stayed to become tourist attractionwww.dailymail.co.ukThe …