Energy Healers

Richards, T. L., Lappin, M.S., Acosta-Urquidi, J., et al. (1997). Double-Blind Study of Pulsing Magnetic Field
Effects on Multiple Sclerosis. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine (JACM), 3(1),  21-29.
Richards, T.L. and  Acosta-Urquidi, J. (1998). Pulsing Magnetic Field Effects on Brain Electrical Activity in
Multiple Sclerosis. Biologic Effects of Light 1998. Eds. M.F. Holick and E.G. Jung.  Kluwer Academic Publisher.
Richards TL, Acosta-Urquidi J, Merrill TE, Kraft GH, Lappin MS, Lawrie FW (1997).  Pulsing Magnetic Field
Treatment Effects on Brain Electrical Activity in Multiple Sclerosis.  Paper presented at the Consortium of
Multiple Sclerosis Centers Conference, Systems of Care in Multiple Sclerosis, Sep 5-7, 1997, Calgary, Alberta
Canada.  Abstract appears in Multiple Sclerosis, 3(3), 1997.
Acosta-Urquidi, J. (2004).  EEG Brainwaves and Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Analysis of Bioenergetic Healers.
JACM, Vol. 10, No. 4, p.728.

Acosta-Urquidi, J. and Richards, T.L. (1998). Bioelectric Correlates of an Energetic Healing Session.  Abstract
No. 343, Tucson III, Towards a Science of  Consciousness.

Ongoing research on QEEG studies of  Altered States of Consciousness, ASC.

EEG Alpha spectral power is augmented during Energy Healing.
Society for Scientific Exploration, SSE, 31st Annual Meeting, Boulder, CO, june 20-23

Effects  of the Synchroton, an electronic scalar device pulsing at 7.8 Hz Schumann fundamental frequency on
the EEG. (submitted to J. Neurotherapy, Oct. 2012.
Juan Acosta-Urquidi, PhD  and Guy Abraham, MD

Increased EEG Alpha FFT spectral power during Energy Healing.
2nd Bio-Energy devices and research seminar, CIHS, Encinitas, CA
July 22-24.

Increased EEG Alpha spectral power during Energy Healing.
Proceedings Research Symposium, ISSSEEM, 2010.

Brainwaves and Heartwaves. Psychophysiological studies of Healers, Mystics and Shamans.  Proceedings
AAPB, Albuquerque, NM, 2009.

QEEG brainmapping studies of Dr. Patrick Price
and Native American healer William TwoFeather, Houston, TX.

QEEG and HRV studies of healers Dr. Richard Blasband and Mikhail Dehkta (Center for Functional Research,
www.functionalresearch.org  , Sausalito, CA)

QEEG brainmapping studies of healer chiropractor Dr. Corey Sondrup
www.optimalhealthdynamics.com,  Provo, UT.

QEEG and HRV studies of matrix energy healer Richard Bartlett (

QEEG tests of EB-PRO Ion Therapy System footbath (

QEEG and HRV studies of the effects of LifeWave Patches.

QEEG and HRV studies of energy healers (ongoing research), including
Swamiji Sri Nithyananda (

Energy Transaction Between Healer and Client Measured by Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Analysis.
Juan Acosta-Urquidi, PhD. and Ann Trechak, CME, LHMP
Sound Health Designs LLC, (
www.soundhealthdesigns,com), Wichita, KS, 67208
Second Annual Research Symposium on Energetic and Spiritual Processes of Healing, ISSSEEM, Colorado
Springs, June, 24th, 2005.

QEEG Brainwaves and Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Analysis of Bioenergetic Healers.
Juan Acosta-Urquidi, PhD., BRAIN-TOPOS, 2208 NW Market St. suite 501, Seattle, WA  98107.

Study of the effects of Cranio-Sacral Therapy treatment on EEG.
Collaboration w/ Anne Frager, D.O. Brain-Topos, Seattle, July, 2004.

TITLE: “Brain Mapping of BioenergeticHealers”.
Presented at 28th SSF-IIIHS International Conference: “Heaven & Earth Connection, 2003”, Montreal, CAN.,
may 23-june 1, 2003.

2002. Research scientist consultant for WINDS Enterprises (Seattle company).
Project consists of design and testing of magnets for sports performance enhancement.

Consultant in EEG; member of an NIH/NCCAM funded study: Neural Energy Transfer (NET), UW-Bastyr
University Joint Research Project. Transference of brainwave signals  between two empathically connected
subjects. Involved in early phase of project, design and signal detection analysis, training research assistants
and recording all visual evoked potentials (VEPS).

Research Scientist, Radiology Department, University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Member of an
NIH funded team researching alternative treatments for multiple sclerosis patients. Conducted QEEG studies
on the effectiveness of pulsed magnetotherapy device to treat MS patients. Initiated EEG project working with
Energy Healers.

Director of Research, Synetic Systems, Seattle, WA. Brain mapping QEEG
studies of photic and auditory driving, testing stimulation programs for light/sound machines.
QEEG and Psychophysiological Research with
Swamiji Nithyananda.
EEG and HRV analysis research session with Swamiji
in New Jersey during NSP training, april 2005. The author
and Anne Trechak.
Prepping Swamiji for QEEG recordings.
Baseline QEEG recording
HRV duringHealing.
HRV analysis during meditation.
Meditation QEEG brainmapping
Research with Swamiji in Seattle during DSP training, april 2006.
Swamiji attained Samadhi state.
  Ananda Gandha healing session.
Measuring EEG, Temp., GSR, HRV and respiration.
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