Near‐Death Experiences and Transpersonal Psychology: Focus on Helping Near‐Death Experiencers

  title={Near‐Death Experiences and Transpersonal Psychology: Focus on Helping Near‐Death Experiencers},
  author={Cheryl L. Fracasso and Bruce Greyson and Harris L. Friedman},
The transpersonal nature of the near-death experience (NDE) challenges the limitations of mainstream psychology and supports the need for transpersonal psychology. Raymond Moody (1975) is credited with coining the term NDE, while noting several predominant characteristics that challenge what Westerners are socialized into believing is “reality.” Some of these include seeing a bright light, floating through a tunnel, having an out-of-body experience with vivid sensory awareness, telepathic… 
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