Alef Trust

The Alef Trust specializes in the field of transpersonal studies, exploring human experiences beyond the conventional sense of self through rigorous and transformative research. Covering a wide array of topics such as altered states of consciousness, mystical experiences, dreams, psychedelics and entheogens, shamanism, contemporary spirituality, spiritual practices, meditation and mindfulness, movement and dance, among other topics.

The Alef Trust's scholarly output and many student research dissertations demonstrate an impressive range and depth, spanning theoretical explorations to empirical studies across the spectrum of transpersonal psychology. This wide body of work shows the significance of the Trust's growing contributions.

Importantly, in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University, the Trust also offers an online MSc in Consciousness, Spirituality & Transpersonal Psychology, a PhD in Applied Transpersonal Psychology, and professional certificates in areas like Psychedelics, Transpersonal Coaching Psychology, and Attention Strategies Skills.

Alef Trust Research Publications by Faculty Research Dissertation Archive