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Each course is comprised of several segments and is designed to be completed in approximately 15 - 35 hours, depending on the course and student. Some segments include audio and/or video supplements to the written material. Most courses include a quiz. Some courses require a written assignment and a quiz. All study material is included in the tuition--there are no additional books to buy. A certificate of completion or certification is issued once each course is completed.

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Free Courses        Click on a course title for its description

  F10 Using the Power of Hypnosis $0 Free

Have you ever wondered how hypnosis works? This course will provide you with an excellent understanding of how hypnosis works and how you can use it to improve yourself! You will learn the history of hypnosis, what it is and what it isn't, things to avoid, age and past life regressions, the differences between stage hypnosis and clinical hypnosis, hypnosis techniques, and how to perform self-hypnosis. This course is an excellent introduction to hypnosis. This course will give you an idea of how courses are taken here at Thomas Francis University. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 0

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Enrollment Duration: 6 Months (please complete this course within this time frame).

 

To Enroll in this Course: You must first create a student account (if you have not already done so). Then, click on the course title and enter "free1" (without quotes) as the enrollment key.


  F20 Finding and Keeping True Happiness $0 Free

It seems like happiness is in short supply for many people. This course explores the causes of unhappiness as well as the causes of happiness. It provides a wealth of information on reclaiming your happiness including strategies to make it last including 10 Keys to Happiness and 6 Secrets of Happy People. This course will give you an idea of how courses are taken here at Thomas Francis University. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 0

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Enrollment Duration: 6 Months (please complete this course within this time frame).

 

To Enroll in this Course: You must first create a student account (if you have not already done so). Then, click on the course title and enter "free2" (without quotes) as the enrollment key.


Business Leadership & Management        Click on a course title for its description

  G380 Spiritually-Based Organizational Leadership Certification (CLP) 1 $125

       G381 Spiritually-Based Organizational Leadership Certification (CLP) 2 $125

Courses G380 and G381 combined offer a powerful leadership curriculum second to none! In these two courses, you will receive comprehensive training in a number of management and leadership areas that can be used when your metaphysics objective includes having employees (such as a church or metaphysics store). Topics include how to create an empowered team culture, effective delegation, how to help your team embrace change, how to motivate your team, screening and interviewing prospective employees, how and when to fire someone, our proprietary Leadership as a Managed, Mismanaged, and Unmanaged ProcessTM, how to write job descriptions, how to conduct performance reviews, how to train and coach your team, how to manage poor performance and deal with difficult people using our proprietary 16 Powerful Assertive Confrontation and Discipline Techniques for Leaders, how to develop your team mission, vision, and shared values, and much, much more. When completed, you will know the difference between leadership and management and know how to lead others far more effectively. Students who take the recommended prerequisite courses below will also receive a "Certified Leading Professional" (CLP) certification and will be able to use "CLP" after their name. Metaphysics aside, the leadership techniques included in theses two courses alone provide students with uncommon leadership training that will enhance any career! Note: Courses G380 and G381 are intended to be taken consecutively. CLP eligible students will receive their certification upon completion of Course G381, the second of these two courses. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5 per course

 

Prerequisites for Course 380: None, but Courses G70, G80, G90, G100, G110, G130, and G140 are required for students who want to receive their "Certified Leading Professional" (CLP) designation.

 

Prerequisites for Course 381: Course G380.

 

Course Segments (both courses): The Art of Leadership • Managing Like a Leader • The Art of Working with Human Nature • Interviewing Prospective Employees • Training and Coaching Your Team • Managing Poor Performance and Difficult Behavior • Techniques for Dealing with Specific Unacceptable Behaviors • Defining Your Team Mission, Vision, and Shared Values.


Supplemental Resources:
Audio: Leadership • Audio: Delegation • Audio: Change • Audio: Master Motivator • 30 Interview Questions You Can't Ask • Interview Questions You Can and Cannot Ask • Audio: 3 Keys to Personal Development • 16 Powerful Assertive Confrontation and Discipline Techniques for Leaders • Audio: Dealing with Difficult Behavior • Audio: The Tiny Seeds of Negativity • Confidential Team Member Motivation Survey • Two Most Important Relationship Questions Worksheet • Team Member Performance Review Form.
 


  G360 Starting a Professional Practice or Ministry $95

This course addresses the business side of starting a ministry or metaphysical practice. It includes tips, tools, and techniques for all stages of getting a ministry or business started including developing a business plan, funding ideas, coming up with a name and logo, and even tips on creating a website. You will learn how to market on a shoestring--especially if you hate marketing. Marketing techniques include how to do podcasts and/or an Internet radio program as well as doing public presentations in your local area, and more. This course also includes our proprietary segment on delivering world-class customer service. Additionally, information on applying for nonprofit 501(c)(3) (in the U.S.) status with the IRS will help you to determine whether this is a desirable option or not. Upon completion of this course, you will have a much better chance of making a ministry or business succeed. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 3.5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Planning Your Ministry or Practice Part 1 • Planning Your Ministry or Practice Part 2 • Marketing and Promotion • How Business Works in the Real World • World-Class Customer Service.


Supplemental Resources:
SWOT Analysis Form • Sample Business Plans • Sample Brochure • Sample Charter, Bylaws • Sample 501(c)(3) Application • Video: How to Market When You Hate Marketing • Audio: The Human Side of Customer Service.
 


Consciousness & Existence (Metaphysics)        Click on a course title for its description

  G50 The Nature of Metaphysics $75

This course defines metaphysics and explores different types of metaphysical approaches as well as consciousness, unifying science and metaphysics, meaningful metaphysics, and much more. In addition, you will begin to develop your metaphysics mission and vision statements. After completion, you will have an excellent understanding of the large role that metaphysics has in the human condition and in our very existence. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Answering the Metaphysical Call • What is Metaphysics? • Metaphysics: Unifying Science and Spirituality • Practical Metaphysics.


Supplemental Resources: Comparative Metaphysics —Metaphysical Variations and History • Monism and Related Concepts • Related Videos.
 


  G60 Advanced Metaphysical Concepts $95

This course explores advanced metaphysics topics including quantum theory, the human mind, consciousness, non-locality of the mind, quantum entanglement, the Uncertainty Principle, causality and synchronicity, and quantum mysticism. Upon completion, you will have a much better understanding of the human mind, consciousness, and the nature of reality. Course G61: The Metaphysics of Death and Dying is a recommended follow-up to this course. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 3.5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: The Science of Metaphysics • The Science of Consciousness Part 1 • The Science of Consciousness Part 2.


Supplemental Resources: Six Videos on Consciousness, Science, and Spirituality • Four Videos on the Science of Metaphysics and Quantum Theory • Twelve Videos on the Science of Consciousness and Quantum Theory.
 


  G61 The Metaphysics of Death and Dying $75

This course explores life and death issues including near-death experiences, shared death experiences, deathbed visitations, reincarnation, evidence for consciousness remaining coherent after death, and more. Upon completion, you will have a much better understanding of compelling evidence for life after death. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None, but Course G60: Advanced Metaphysical Concepts is strongly recommended as a precursor to this course in order to get the most from it.

 

Course Segments: Consciousness and the Survival Hypothesis • Near-Death Experiences and Related Phenomena • Reincarnation.


Supplemental Resources: Six Videos on the afterlife • Five videos on Near-Death Experiences and related phenomena • Audio: ParaNexus Universe —Interview with Dr. Raymond Moody • Two videos on Reincarnation.
 


  G160 Metaphysical Laws of Attraction and Abundance $75

The Law of Attraction is an ancient metaphysical truth that has come more into public awareness in recent years. Throughout this course, you will learn a grounded approach to attracting abundance of all kinds into your life. This course also explores five common mistakes in using the Law of Attraction as well as why it doesn't seem to work at times. You will also learn the scientific basis for the Law of Attraction and will gain the perspectives of three pioneering authors on attraction and abundance. Once completed, you will be able to apply the Law of Attraction appropriately in your own life to attract abundance and success. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: The Law of Attraction Part 1 • The Law of Attraction Part 2 • Attracting Abundance Part 1 • Attracting Abundance Part 2 • Attracting Abundance Part 3.


Supplemental Resources: Three eBooks on the topics above.
 


  G170 Advanced Law of Attraction: The Power of Natural Law and Thought Energy $75

Advance your understanding of the Universal Law of Attraction! Natural Law is one of The Four Laws, expanding our knowledge of energy in motion. Thought Energy is how we get what we want! Gain a renewed sense of individuality with self-empowerment in this unique presentation of how to awaken your most natural and gifted capabilities in the most grounded and sensible of ways. Included in this course study is a powerfully life-altering “thinking to behavior” method for self-observation and growth while learning about humanity’s most natural ingredient: Auto-Sensory Perception (ASP)—which comprises the Advanced Law of Attraction. Focusing on Natural Laws in motion, this course teaches how to healthfully validate emotions, increase sensory perceptions, restore natural thinking, and improve decision-making skills for knowing yourself and others better. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Advanced Principles for the Laws of Attraction • The Four Laws • Individuality • Natural Thinking • Auto-Sensory Perceptions • Sense, Feel, Think, and Do.

 


Holistic Healing & Energy Work        Click on a course title for its description

  G250 Animal Communication and Healing Certification – Fundamentals $125

This course covers the fundamentals of animal communication including the role of animal communicators in society, how to present yourself to the public, handling skepticism, client management, and ethics. The scientific foundations of communication for both humans and animals are analyzed to establish a solid understanding of how different types of communication is possible. This course is also excellent for students interested in the nature of animal consciousness. Upon successful completion of this course, students will understand what animal communication is, how animal communication is possible, and common terminology encountered by professional animal communicators. Students completing this course will earn the designation of Certified Animal Communicator Level 1 (CAC1). Professor: Dr. Angela Kittle. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: The Fundamentals of Animal Communication • How to Deal with Skeptics • Clients and Potential Clients • Animals as Sentient Beings • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills of Animals • Animal Emotions.


Supplemental Resources: Video supplements, client intake form.
 


  G251 Animal Communication and Healing Certification – Intermediate $125

Available by January 2017. This course provides an in-depth exploration into the logistics of communication, the animal communication process, types of animal communication, differences of human and animal communication, and an examination of how to apply the knowledge. Upon successful completion of this course, students will understand the fundamentals of animal and human communication and how to use the knowledge to begin communicating with animals using signals. Students completing this course will earn the designation of Certified Animal Communicator Level 2 (CAC2). Professor: Dr. Angela Kittle. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: Course G250: Animal Communication and Healing Certification – Fundamentals

 

Course Segments: Coming.


Supplemental Resources: Coming.
 


  G252 Animal Communication and Healing Certification – Advanced $125

Available by January 2017. This course examines psychic abilities and their place in animal communication. This final course in the series elaborates on the implementation of animal communication sessions and the intricacies involved in successful sessions, customer/client management, proper etiquette, and developing your business acumen. Upon successful completion of this course, students will understand the fundamentals of psychic abilities and how to psychically communicate with animals. Students completing this course will earn the designation of Certified Animal Communicator Level 3 (CAC). Professor: Dr. Angela Kittle. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: Course G251: Animal Communication and Healing Certification – Intermediate

 

Course Segments: Coming.


Supplemental Resources: Coming.
 


  G300 Reiki Level 1: Fundamentals $125

Reiki is a non-invasive form of energy healing that balances the body and mind to promote relaxation and well-being. Anyone can learn this natural healing modality. In this course, students will learn the fundamentals of Reiki as it is typically taught and practiced by Usui Reiki Masters. Students will become familiar with the universal source of healing energy, and learn how to tap into it to for self-healing, or to facilitate the healing of other people. Students will also learn about the energy-processing centers of the body called chakras, and how chakra imbalances can affect physical and mental health. This course also introduces the first symbol in Reiki, and emphasizes the importance of energetic protection especially when preparing to do Reiki sessions for other people. At the end of this course, students will be proficient in doing self-healings as well as healing sessions for others. To be able to tap into Reiki healing energy, students must first receive an attunement. The instructor will provide a distance attunement, as well as recommendations on how to prepare for it. At the end of this course, students will earn the designation Reiki Practitioner, and will be prepared for Reiki Level 2. Professor: Dr. Olga Norstrom. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: An Overview of Reiki • Intention and Intuition in Reiki • Starting Reiki Healing • Practicing Self-Treatment • Using Reiki to Help Heal Others • Practicing on Others.


Supplemental Resources: Video supplements.
 


  G310 Reiki Level 2: Intermediate $125

In this course, students deepen their understanding of Reiki, a non-invasive form of energy healing that balances the body and mind to promote relaxation and well-being. In Level 2, students will learn two more Reiki symbols and will learn how to do emotional healing and distance healing with Reiki. This course is unique because it also covers how to combine Reiki with crystal healing, even in distance healing. At the end of this course, students will be proficient in doing distance healing and combining Reiki with crystal healing. To strengthen the connection with the source of Reiki energy, students will receive the Reiki 2 attunement. The instructor will provide a distance attunement as well as recommendations on how to prepare for it. As part of the course, students will also receive a distance Reiki healing and a distance crystal healing to see how these types of sessions are done. At the end of this course, students will know marketable skills they can use in their healing practice, and will be prepared for Reiki Level 3. Students will need a set of chakra crystals to complete this course. Professor: Dr. Olga Norstrom. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: Course G300: Reiki Level 1: Fundamentals or an equivalent Reiki 1 course previously completed elsewhere (copy of certificate must be emailed to TFU Admin).

 

Course Segments: Reiki 2 Symbols • Distance Reiki Healing • Practicing Distance Reiki • Crystal Therapy in Reiki • Reiki 2 Practice.


Supplemental Resources: Video supplements.
 


  G320 Reiki Level 3: Master / Teacher $125

This course covers everything students need to know to become a Reiki Master/Teacher. Students will receive the Reiki 3 attunement, learn the Reiki Master symbols and learn how to give attunements to others. As part of the course, students will have the opportunity to practice giving attunements to others in person and over distance. Most importantly, students will also learn how to create lesson plans to teach Reiki 1, 2, and 3, so they can become confident Reiki teachers. This course also includes tips for success as an energy healer and teacher. Upon completion of this course, the student will earn the designation Reiki Master/Teacher. Professor: Dr. Olga Norstrom. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: Course G310: Reiki Level 2: Intermediate or an equivalent Reiki 2 course previously completed elsewhere (copy of certificate must be emailed to TFU Admin).

 

Course Segments: Reiki 3 Symbols • Giving Reiki Attunements • Practicing Distance Attunements • Teaching Reiki • Practicum: Teaching a Reiki Lesson.


Supplemental Resources: Video supplements.
 


  G330 Kvantum Energy Healing Level 1 – Fundamental Energy Concepts $125

Kvantum Energy Healing (KEH; pronounced “Quantum”) is a specialized spiritual healing modality aimed at restoring the body’s optimum energy flow by discovering and releasing mental and emotional blocks that often inhibit the body from wellness. The KEH method was created by metaphysical practitioner, Dr. Vicki Hunter, and has been under meticulous development since 2001. It is based on more than four decades of Dr. Hunter’s metaphysical practice and study. KEH Level 1 —Fundamental Energy Concepts provides a solid knowledgebase and unique insights on various aspects of clearing residual energy, body polarities, basic universal symbols, the power of sound, the power of color, gems, stones, and conduits, and spiritual/cellular memory. In addition, student practitioners are taught a one-of-a-kind and proprietary chakra restoration meditation they can use with clients. Level 1 establishes a crucial foundation for the techniques taught in Levels 2 and 3 where students will receive additional practical training. Students who complete this course will receive their Certified Kvantum Facilitator 1 (CKF1) designation upon completion. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Introduction to Kvantum Energy Healing • The Mysteries of Energy • Body Polarities • Understanding Symbols • The Power of Sound • The Power of Color • Gems, Stones, and Conduits • Cellular and Spiritual Memory • Chakra Restoration Meditation.


Supplemental Resources: Video supplements.
 


  G331 Kvantum Energy Healing Level 2 – Body-Thought-Memory Integration $125

Kvantum Energy Healing (KEH) Level 2 provides the fundamental formula for the proprietary and unique Body-Thought-Memory Integration (BTMI) modality developed by Dr. Vicki Hunter as a means of locating and changing “thoughts in the body.” Emotional, traumatic, epigenetic, and/or past life memory can display unsuspecting and “hidden body memories” which, in turn, can impair overall wellness. KEH Level 2 explores how to find where “body-thoughts” are active and potentially inhibiting the body’s ability to heal. In an effort to inspire a natural flow of balanced energy, KEH Level 2 also teaches a one-of-a-kind method to “reassign thoughts” so that the consciousness of the body can promote self-healing. This BTMI method inspires the spiritual connection with the body. Students are provided worksheets and practical training. KEH Level 2 is another step in preparing students for Level 3--unlocking the full power of the BTMI approach. Students who complete this course will receive their Certified Kvantum Facilitator 2 (CKF2) designation upon completion. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: Course G330: Kvantum Energy Healing Level 1 – Fundamental Energy Concepts.

 

Course Segments: The 3 Question Exercise • The Chakra Story • Discovering Thoughts in the Body • Assessment Examples • Rearrange Thoughts with Color • Practice.


Supplemental Resources: Worksheet.
 


  G332 Kvantum Energy Healing Level 3 – Advanced Body-Thought-Memory Integration $125

Kvantum Energy Healing (KEH) Level 3 - Advanced Body-Thought-Memory Integration provides the final step toward advancing the fundamental formula for the proprietary and unique Body-Thought-Memory Integration (BTMI) modality developed by Dr. Vicki Hunter as a means of locating and changing “thoughts in the body.” KEH Level 3 expands on Level 2 and explores how to “dig deeper” in order to discover where “body-thoughts” are active and potentially inhibiting the body’s ability to heal. Also, learn how to proceed with follow-up client sessions with a 3-Answer Short Cut that continues to reveal hidden layers of body memory. In the healing-discovery process, KEH Level 3 also supports incorporating other potentially useful healing modalities that naturally compliment the BTMI modality. Students who complete this course will receive their Certified Kvantum Facilitator 3 (CKF3) designation upon completion. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: Course G331: Kvantum Energy Healing Level 2 – Body-Thought-Memory Integration.

 

Course Segments: Expanding the First Client Session • Two More Examples • “Listening” • 3-Answer Short Cut • Root Causes • Incorporating Other Tools with BTMI • Life’s Journey.

 


Mysticism        Click on a course title for its description

  G200 Mystical Philosophy and Holistic Arts $75

The objective of this course is to give the student an overview and understanding of the many aspects of mysticism. Concepts explored include divination, auras, numerology, crystals, dreams and dream interpretation, astral projection and out of body experiences, séances, table tipping, scrying, and more. Additionally, you will get an overview of the metaphysical beliefs of a number of religious orders over the ages. Once completed, you will have a broader understanding of the mystical side of metaphysics. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Dreams and Dream Interpretation • Astral Projection • Understanding and Seeing Auras • Holistic Healing and Energy Work • Divination and Spirit Communication • Esoteric Beliefs


Supplemental Resources: eBooks.
 


Paranormal / Anomalous Phenomena        Click on a course title for its description

  G390 Introduction to Paranormal Research $75

This course is a basic introduction to paranormal research for individuals new to the field. It is also a good overview for students who are not interested in advanced training on the subject. If you are planning on taking the CPI Course (G400) or advanced Courses A90/A91, you should not take this course because the information in this course is taken from those courses. In this course, students will learn about types of ghosts, spirits, and hauntings; about orbs; EVPs; cameras and audio recorders; EMF meters; thermometers and other investigation tools; how to perform an investigation; the basics of how to analyze and review evidence; the art of being a paranormal investigator; and more. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Note 1: If you are planning on taking the CPI Course (G400) or advanced Courses A90/A91, you should not take this course because the information in this course is taken from those courses.

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Theory & Concepts • Tools & Equipment • Investigations & Evidence.

 


  G400 Paranormal Investigator Certification Course (CPI) $125

The Paranormal Investigator Certification Course (CPI) is a serious and professional academic online study course taken by hundreds of students since 2007. This course is not filled with fluff nor does it only contain information freely available online. It features fresh thinking and concepts that will not only educate, enrich, and balance one as a paranormal researcher, but will also enrich one's life and relationships. Topics discussed include how to conduct investigations, equipment, and basic evidence analysis. This course is a basic certification course focusing on ghost/spirit activity and includes certification as a "Certified Paranormal Investigator" (CPI). A CPI certificate and ID badge sent in high-quality PDF format by email. Successful completion qualifies students for free membership in the ParaNexus Anomalous Research Association at www.ParaNexus.org. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5

 

Note 1: If you have already taken the ParaNexus, IMHS, or ICHS CPI Course, do not take this course; they are the same. For advanced CPI training that includes parapsychology, ufology, and advanced evidence collection and analysis, consider the TFU Degree Program which includes Courses A90/A91 and A110/A11 below. Degrees available are Paranormal Science, Parapsychology, or Ufology.

 

Note 2: Students who have completed the CPI course at TFU, ParaNexus Academy, IMHS, or ICHS within the past three years may request a tuition credit of $125 toward Course A91 should they enroll in the TFU Paranormal Science, Parapsychology, or Ufology degree program. Contact Admin for more information.

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Theory & Concepts • Tools & Equipment • Investigations & Evidence • Revealing, Explaining, Resolving, & Cleansing • Appendices.

 


  G420 Certified EVP Technician Course (CET) $125

This course explores Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP), a fascinating and intriguing phenomenon that has perplexed researchers and investigators for decades. This one-of-a-kind course was written and is taught by Dr. Ingrid Irwin, one of the world’s leading experts in EVP research. In addition to the history of EVP research, students will learn important techniques and methods of recording, types of equipment and software available, how to assess and review recordings, and how to conduct controlled recording sessions that minimize false-positives. Students will also learn important aspects of the physical sciences such as the characteristics of sound and noise, hearing perception, human speech and articulation, and spectral view analysis. Learning how these characteristics work together will not only allow students to identify physical human speech patterns in recordings, but will also allow them to differentiate and evaluate anomalous speech findings. This course also includes a valuable protocol by which students can review, evaluate, assess, and classify all recordings. Once completed, students will have a solid knowledge of the analysis and review of EVP utterances while remaining scientifically grounded and objective. Successful completion of this course also entitles students to place the designation “CET” (Certified EVP Technician) after their name. Professor: Dr. Ingrid Irwin. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: None, but Course G400 (CPI) or Courses A110/A111 are recommended to get the most from this course.

 

Course Segments: Historical Review of Electronic Voice Phenomena • The Task of Researching Electronic Voice Phenomena • Methods of Recording Electronic Voice Phenomena • Audio Recorders & Recording Session Guidelines • Processing Audio Files and Software Considerations • Sound and Noise • Hearing Perception • Speech Organization • Speech Production • Articulation • Spectral View Analysis • Anomalous Speech Findings • EVP Classification.

 


  A90 Paranormal Science, Parapsychology, and Ufology Course 1 $125

       A91 Paranormal Science, Parapsychology, and Ufology Course 2 $125

Courses A90 and A91 both explore the various aspects of Paranormal Science, Parapsychology, and Ufology. These two courses are based, in part, on the highly acclaimed Certified Paranormal Investigator (CPI) course taken by hundreds of paranormal researchers and investigators. The CPI course created a new standard of proper and ethical paranormal investigation and is included in our metaphysics degree program in a greatly enhanced form. You will learn the theories related to ghosts, spirits, and Malevolent Inhuman Spirits (MIS), types of hauntings, the true nature of orbs, how to use equipment, how to conduct an investigation, the roles of members on a team, trigger objects, the role of belief in paranormal phenomena, parapsychology, remote viewing, para-anthropology, psychokinesis (PK) and Recurrent Spontaneous Psychokinesis (RSPK), working with psychics and mediums, how to do cleansings, Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP), and more. For ufology, this course discusses commonly reported types of UFOs and their characteristics, how to estimate altitude, speed, and direction of flight, classifying UFO events, alien abduction phenomena, and more. Upon completion, you will have an excellent understanding of the broad paranormal field as well as how to conduct paranormal and UFO investigations. Investigation forms are also included. (This course does not include evidence analysis. That is covered in Courses A110/A111.) Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5 per course

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in these courses. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites for A90: Courses G60, G61, G120, G140, and G240.

 

Prerequisites for A91: Course A90.

 

Course Segments (both courses): Theories & Concepts • Parapsychology Concepts • Ufology Concepts • Working With a Team • Tools and Equipment • Conducting Investigations • After the Investigation.


Supplemental Resources: Glossary of Common Paranormal Terms; Free and Cheap Sources for Software and Equipment; CIPRIS International Standards; Coordinate Remote Viewing (CRV) Training Manual.


Forms: Client Info Sheet • Confidentiality and Release Form • Client Questionnaire • Investigator’s Onsite Activity Log • EVP Log • Photo Log • Video Log • Case Report.
 


  A110 Forensic Anomalous Evidence Analysis and Collection Course 1 $125

       A111 Forensic Anomalous Evidence Analysis and Collection Course 2 $125

Perhaps the most important aspect of anomalous research is the ability to properly evaluate and analyze evidence in an objective and grounded manner, and it begins with the client interview. This course teaches students important techniques in client interviewing, assessing client credibility, properly collecting and storing trace evidence, managing the chain of custody, and understanding Locard’s Exchange Principle. Students will also learn how to use free software (included) to forensically analyze photos, videos, and audios (EVPs) with hand's on practice. This course also includes an excellent discussion of photography as it relates to orbs, close proximity contaminants, and other visual anomalies. Heavy emphasis is placed on critical thinking skills including the roles of deductive and inductive reasoning in identifying the differences between natural and anomalous phenomena. Students will also learn how to classify photo/video/audio evidence using the KM EVP and Photo Classifications system. Students will learn what is included in a case report and must submit one from either a real or training investigation to pass. When completed, students will have a solid knowledge of analyzing anomalous evidence while remaining grounded and objective.  Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5 per course

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in these courses. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites for A110: Course A91 OR A100.

 

Prerequisites for A111: Course A110.

 

Course Segments (both courses): Screening Clients —How to Determine Acceptable Cases • Client Interviewing and Coaching • Witness Credibility and Psychological Factors • Photography and the Nature of Orbs • Forensic Procedures and Analysis • Trace Evidence Procedures • Analyzing Photo and Video Evidence • Analyzing Audio Evidence.


Supplemental Resources: 15 Videos on the Topics Above • Audio: Client-Screening Case Study • Photographic Examples • Plaster Track Casting Procedure • 8 EVP Case Studies with Audio Files • Miscellaneous Audio and Photo Analysis Software • File Management Software • Video Tutorial.


Forms: Witness Credibility Assessment Form • Case Analysis Worksheet • Evidence Photo Scales • Evidence Markers • Trace Evidence • Scene and Chain of Custody Log • Evidence Labels • EVP Log.
 


  A100 Cryptozoology/Hominology $125

Cryptozoology is the study of undiscovered animals, that is, animals as yet undescribed by science. In this first of three courses, students will learn about recent discoveries as well as the sheer magnitude of the estimated number of undiscovered species. Students will also learn about taxonomy and classification, hominology, research techniques, conducting field investigations, equipment, and working with other researchers. Students will study and research their choice of a reported cryptid with a focus on objective, grounded research. This course also includes a number of research and investigation forms such as a investigation report, research data form, confidentiality and liability releases, logs, and more. This specialization will give the student the foundation and framework to explore, investigate, and research reports of unknown animals that have been seen by locals for years—sometimes, hundreds or even thousands of years. As an alternative, students may choose to specialize in “Hominology,” a branch of Cryptozoology which focuses on the study of primates or hominids such as Bigfoot as opposed to all types of cryptids. The second courses are A110/A11: Forensic Anomalous Evidence Analysis and Collection. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in this course. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites: Courses G100, G120, G130, G140.

 

Course Segments: The Nature of Cryptozoology • The Nature of Belief and Anomalous Phenomena • Conducting Cryptozoological Research • Hominology • Conducting Field Investigations • Tools and Equipment • Working With and Contributing to a Team.


Supplemental Resources: Various videos, forms, and other resources on the topics above.
 


  G410 Leading Paranormal Investigator Certification (CLPI) Course 1 $125

       G411 Leading Paranormal Investigator Certification (CLPI) Course 2 $125

Courses G410 and G411 are fundamentally the same as Courses G380/G381: Spiritually-Based Organizational Leadership Skills, but are aimed at founding and leading an anomalous research and investigation team. Topics covered in these two courses include how to create an empowered team culture, effective delegation, how to help your team embrace change, how to motivate your team, screening and interviewing prospective employees, how and when to fire someone, our proprietary Leadership as a Managed, Mismanaged, and Unmanaged ProcessTM, how to write job descriptions, how to conduct performance reviews, how to train and coach your team, how to manage poor performance and deal with difficult people using our proprietary 16 Powerful Assertive Confrontation and Discipline Techniques for Leaders, how to develop your team mission, vision, and shared values. When completed, you will know the difference between leadership and management and know how to lead others far more effectively. Also included are a few additional details of interest to anomalous researchers such as developing a group name, logo, and website; promoting your team in your local area including how to do podcasts and/or an Internet radio program; confidentiality and liability release forms for members; developing Standards and Protocols (includes a complete example); and more. Once completed, you will know solid and tested leadership techniques that will help you to start and lead an anomalous research team successfully. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5 per course

 

Prerequisites for Course G410: None, but Courses G70, G80, G90, G100, G110, G130, and G140 are recommended to get the most from this course.

 

Prerequisites for Course G420: Course G410.

 

Course Segments (both courses): Founding Your Own Paranormal Group • Promoting Your Team • The Art of Leadership • Managing Like a Leader • The Art of Working with Human Nature • Screening and Interviewing Prospective Members • Training and Coaching Your Team • Managing Poor Performance and Difficult Behavior • Managing Colleague Relationships, Skepticism, and Criticism • Developing Your Standards & Protocols.


Supplemental Resources: Free and Cheap Resources • Sample Press Release • Video: How to Set Up and Use an FTP Client • 6 Audios on Leadership, Delegation, Change, Motivation, Personal Development, Dealing with Difficult Behavior, and Negativity • 16 Powerful Assertive Confrontation and Discipline Techniques for Leaders • CIPRIS International Standards.


Forms: Confidential Team Member Motivation Survey • Sample Position Descriptions • Sample Membership Application • Two Most Important Relationship Questions • Team Member Performance Review Form.
 


Personal Growth & Life Skills        Click on a course title for its description

  G70 Metaphysical and Spiritual Self-Mastery $75

This course introduces and explores a powerful and proprietary metaphysical model of success called the Life Leadership ParagonTM. Many, many powerful concepts are discussed including self-acceptance, 3 Universal Laws of Self-Responsibility, respect for free will, and self-completeness. Additionally, you will learn the vital relationship between self-mastery and control. Also explored is the philosophy of Determinism and its impact on free will, plus much more. This course includes a unique Dual-VoiceTM self-hypnosis audio that focuses on building one's self-esteem. After completion, you will understand many deep metaphysical philosophies of self-mastery that will greatly enhance your self-concept. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Life Leadership Paragon—Part 1: Self-Acceptance • Life Leadership Paragon—Part 2: Self-Responsibility • Life Leadership Paragon—Part 3: Respect For Free Will • Life Leadership Paragon—Part 4: Self-Completeness • How to Build Your Self-Esteem.


Supplemental Resources: Audio: Self-Acceptance • Video: A Child’s Affirmation • Audio: Self-Responsibility • Audio: Respect for Free Will • Hypnosis Audio: Self-Esteem.
 


  G100 Personal and Professional Intercommunication Skills $75

This course teaches you a wealth of basic and advanced communication skills that are essential for healthy relationships of any kind including personal and professional. You will learn your dominant communication style with our proprietary IMHS Assertiveness Profile (an optional license is available to use this profile in your coaching/counseling practice and/or training programs once you complete the course). In addition, you will learn the important connection between your communication style and cosmic attraction. A self-hypnosis/guided mediation audio is included to reinforce the principles learned in this course. Upon completion, you will have all the foundational tools necessary to be an excellent communicator! Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None, but Course G70: Metaphysical and Spiritual Self-Mastery is strongly recommended as a precursor to this course in order to get the most from it.

 

Course Segments: Basic Communication Skills • Advanced Communication Skills • Written Communication Skills.


Supplemental Resources: Addendum: Assertiveness Case Study • Audio: Communication • IMHS Assertiveness Profile • Meditation Audio.
 


  G110 Practical Communication and Public Speaking Skills $75

This course explores the more practical side of communication skills such as maintaining professional standards when communicating via technological devices. Public speaking is also covered that will teach you how to prepare and deliver great talks and speeches. It will also help you to take the stage without all the nerves (PowerPoint presentation skills also included). A self-hypnosis/guided mediation audio is included to reinforce the principles learned in this course. Upon completion, you will have all the foundational tools necessary to effectively and professionally deliver your message via the stage or technology. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None, but Course G100: Personal and Professional Intercommunication Skills is strongly recommended as a precursor to this course in order to get the most from it.

 

Course Segments: The Art of Being Human in a Technological World • Public Speaking and Presentations • How to Be a Master Communicator.


Supplemental Resources: Public Speaking Course in PDF, Audio, and Video formats • Meditation Audio.
 


  G120 Critical Thinking Skills $75

Critical thinking is part and parcel to human consciousness. This course explores critical thinking and its relationship to self-direction and problem-solving. The confusing differences between deductive and inductive thinking are greatly simplified and you will learn how to use critical thinking skills to a greater extent in all aspects of life. Logical fallacies are also discussed and explained. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Introduction to Critical Thinking Skills • Deductive vs. Inductive Reasoning • Critical Thinking Examples.


Supplemental Resources: Two Videos on Critical Thinking Fundamentals and Skills • Three Videos on Logical Fallacies • Analysis of Critical Thinking Examples.
 


  G130 Life Management Skills –Problems, Goals, and Time $75

This course explores crucial life management skills consisting of problem-solving, goal-setting, and time management. Students will learn how to systematically solve problems with deductive thinking as well as with an outside-the-box contrarian approach. In addition, students will learn about goal-setting including our proprietary method of "writing one's history in advance." Thought-provoking time management techniques are also included. Once completed, students will be better able to find creative solutions as well as set goals and manage their time more effectively. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None, but Course G120: Critical Thinking Skills is strongly recommended as a precursor to this course in order to get the most from it.

 

Course Segments: The 180 Principle -A Contrarian Approach to Problem-Solving • Changing Our Perspective on How Problems are Solved • Writing Your History in Advance -How to Set and Achieve Goals • Managing Your Time.


Supplemental Resources: Time Management Discovery Planner
 


  G150 Metaphysical Arts of Success $75

Since metaphysics is about existence and consciousness, this course explores the fine arts of success, motivation, momentum, order, and balance that contribute to happy and successful lives. You will learn the ultimate definition of success in any endeavor, how to get and stay motivated, how to overcome inertia and build momentum, how to get and stay organized, how to get rid of fear, and the benefits of an enlightened positive consciousness. Upon completion, you will know 25 characteristics of successful people in three important areas of balanced success. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: The Art of Success • The Art of Motivation and Momentum • The Art of Order and Balance • The Art of Positive Consciousness.


Supplemental Resources: Audio: 3 Keys to Personal Growth.
 


  G220 Metaphysical Parenting $75

Metaphysical Parenting is a refreshing presentation on parenting philosophies and child development, and filled with wonderful spiritual and grounded views about sharing life with a child. It addresses individual nature, character, beliefs, what a parent can expect in the natural stages of growth, dealing with a child’s fears, and more. This course will help you to see yourself and your child in a brand new way. Channeled from and guided by Freas (Fray-as), an “extraterrestrial friend,” Dr. Vicki Hunter shares a unique metaphysical perspective of the growing child from conception to age 19. This course offers nine segments, six of which are presented by Freas as channeled through Dr. Vicki in 2002. Psychic since earliest memory, Dr. Vicki has deep compassion for the development of a child in a nurturing and healthy manner that includes his or her natural “unordinary experiences.” As a parent and grandmother, Dr. Vicki also believes in a healthy and sensible approach to parenting that helps parents and children remain spiritually awake and emotionally grounded. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Introduction to Metaphysical Parenting, Part 1 and Part 1 • Conception to 18 Months • Age 18 to 36 Months • Age 3 to 5 Years • Age 6 to 9 Years • Age 10 to 13 Years • Age 14 to 19 Years • Metaphysical Parenting – Summary.


Supplemental Resources: Five videos on the topics above.
 


Psychic Development        Click on a course title for its description

  G230 Practical Numerology $75

Practical Numerology is a one-of-a-kind perspective on the study of numerology and its applications for everyday use. This course offers a culminated study of numerology from various sources, brought together in a concise, easy, and sensible presentation by Dr. Vicki Hunter. You will learn the basics on how to determine your name number, birth path number, and destiny number along with the meanings of the numbers. You will gain insights into life patterns and cycles in a way that’s guaranteed to provoke thought and new understandings of life. Moreover, this Practical Numerology course gives an innovative methodology for viewing critical points in life cycles that you will not find anywhere else as they were devised by Dr. Hunter’s observations throughout her 40-year metaphysical career that included a passion for numbers. You are sure to see the study of numbers and the nature of mathematics in a brand new way. This Practical Numerology course is sure to help even the most fearful beginner or advanced numerologist to embrace rational, grounded, and wise insights to the practice of numerology—and in the most natural ways. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Introduction to Practical Numerology • Name Numbers and Their Meanings • Birth Path and Destiny Numbers • Numeric Cycles • Practical Applications of Numbers • Numbers in Everyday Life • The Beauty of Numbers.


Supplemental Resources: Seven videos on the topics above.
 


  G240 Developing Your Innate Psychic and Intuitive Powers $75

Everyone has the potential for psychic ability, and this course explores and discusses the nature of many types of psychic phenomena including telepathy, empathic ability, mediumship, all the "clairs" (clairvoyance, clairaudience, etc.), ethics, and more. Common spirit communication modalities related to psychic phenomena will also be discussed such as séances, channeling, and Ouija as well as how to do a psychic reading. You will use meditation and visualization exercises to develop or enhance your own intuitive and psychic abilities with meditation audios. Once completed, you will have an excellent understanding of intuition and psychic phenomena as well as the tools you need to continue developing your own psychic abilities. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: The Nature of Psychic Phenomena • Categories and Types of Psychic Abilities • Developing and Enhancing Your Psychic Abilities • Psychic Modalities, Readings, and Ethics • Psychic Development Meditation.


Supplemental Resources: Video: Universal Intelligence • Video: Akashic Record • Videos: Edgar Cayce • Video: Illusion • Three Videos on Developing Psychic Abilities • Audio: Developing Psychic Ability • Video: Florida Courthouse Séance • Video: Museum Table Tipping • Video: Séance in Florida-Table Tipping • Video: Psychic Guidance and Intuition • How Tarot Cards Work • Audio: Psychic Development Meditation • Psychic Resources: Five eBooks • Chakra Resources: Two eBooks • Aura Resources: Four eBooks.
 


  G275 Introduction to Tarot Reading $75

The Tarot is likely the most famous and sought after divination tool for psychic mediumship in the western world. Tarot readings can help answer some of life's major questions, and a lot more. The intent of this introductory Tarot course is to teach you something that you wouldn’t find anywhere else. In this self-paced class, we'll trace the origins of the tarot, examine the meanings of the cards, learn about different types of decks, layouts, and offer you a holistic approach to understanding and performing a Tarot reading. We trust you will enjoy learning the fundamental basics of the Tarot that gives new ways for looking at an age-old method of divination. You do not have to be psychic in order to read the Tarot. This class is designed for everyone. A Tarot card deck of your choice is required. You can purchase a deck at most book stores and metaphysical shops.  Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 2

 

Note: Do not enroll in this course if you plan on enrolling in Course G280: Certified Holistic Tarot Reader 1 below. Course G280 covers this information also.

 

Prerequisites: None.


  G280 Certified Holistic Tarot Reader 1 $125

This Certified Holistic Tarot Reader 1 (CHTR1) course offers a one-of-a-kind holistic introduction to the tarot and tarot card reading. The course material includes the tarot’s history, the Major and Minor Arcanas, the top ten best-selling tarot decks, popular tarot layouts, and how to choose your own tarot deck. This tarot course is holistic in nature because it imparts many aspects of performing readings for yourself and others, as passed down to Dr. Vicki Hunter from her late teacher, Magda. You’ll learn a brand new, one-of-a-kind layout as well as a new method for interpreting the positions of the cards. From the mystical to the sensible, by the time you’ve completed this course, you can expect to have an improved understanding about this ancient art of divination as well as human communication. Moreover, you will receive your certification as a Holistic Tarot Reader and may use CHTR after your name. Supported with a lifetime of metaphysical study and in keeping with the “old ways” of a teacher-to-student apprenticeship, you’ll not find another tarot course like it. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Introduction to Holistic Tarot • Choosing Your Tarot • Learning the Tarot Part 1: Major Arcana • Learning the Tarot Part 2: Minor Arcana • Reading the Tarot • A New, Holistic Tarot Card Layout • Holistic Tarot Readings • Tarot Coaching Practicum.

 


  G281 Certified Holistic Tarot Reader 2 Master Reader $125

This Certified Holistic Tarot Reader 2 (CHTR2) Master Reader course takes the CHTR1 course to a progressively heightened and advanced level. The CHTR2 course material includes brand new tarot layouts, an introduction to body energies, insights into the life of a reader, and client-case testimonials that are exclusive to the knowledge and experiences of Dr. Vicki Hunter. Every tarot reader will benefit by learning how to better gauge intuitions, ethics, and how to deal with real-life people situations. Learn about Auto Sensory Perception versus Intuition, and read a few of Dr. Vicki’s autobiographical accounts of extraordinary life happenings. You will receive your certification as a Holistic Tarot Master Reader and may use “CHTR2” after your name. Supported with over 40 years of metaphysical study, this unique course continues the tradition of keeping with the “old ways” of a teacher-to-student apprenticeship. This course is invaluably educational and insightful to any psychic reader—tarot or otherwise! Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 5

 

Prerequisite: Course G280: Certified Holistic Tarot Reader 1.

 

Course Segments: Introduction - Always the Student • Brand New Formulas • Auto-Sensory Perception Versus Intuition • Responsibilities • Testimonials, Part 1 • Testimonials, Part 2 • Holistic Tarot Reader Practicum.

 


Psychology and Mind Matters        Click on a course title for its description

  G140 Metaphysical Psychology $95

This course explores the nature of human nature including 14 traits of human nature that every metaphysician should know, human behavior, nature and nurture theories, human universals, the search for enlightenment, ego transcendence, the psychology of belief, the search for meaning, dealing with adversity and futility, and more. Upon completion, you will have a much better understanding of human behavior and your own behavioral style with our proprietary IMHS Behavioral Profile (an optional license is available to use this profile in your coaching/counseling practice and/or training programs once you graduate). This course is indispensable for metaphysical ministers, spiritual counselors, and life coaches. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 3.5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: The Nature of Human Nature • The Psychology of Human Nature • Your Behavioral Profile • The Psychology of Belief • The Search for Meaning • The Search for Enlightenment.


Supplemental Resources: Video: Human Nature • Video: Nature vs. Nurture • Human Nature -Intrinsic Similarities • Human Universals • Video: The Missing Tile Syndrome • Video: Dr. Viktor Frankl • Enlightenment • Kant’s Enlightenment • IMHS Behavioral Profile.
 


  G190 Holistic Meditation, Visualization, and Focus $75

Meditation has been around for thousands of years and comes in many forms and types. This course explores what meditation is, the different types and objectives of meditation, and how to use meditation in daily life to achieve outstanding results. Holism vs. Reductionism is also discussed and you will learn how to concentrate, focus, and use creative visualization during meditation. Upon completion, you will know how to use holistic meditation to empower your life and relationships as well as to achieve self-actualization. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2.5

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: The Nature of Holistic Meditation • Concentration & Focus • Creative Visualization • How to Practice Holistic Meditation.


Supplemental Resources: Types of Meditation • Meditation - It's Not What You Think • EBook: Concentration • EBook: Visualization • Video: How to Meditate • Videos: Learn Meditation • Optional eBook: Yoga • Optional eBook: Eliminating Stress.
 


  A60 Transpersonal Counseling and Coaching Course 1 $125

       A61 Transpersonal Counseling and Coaching Course 2 $125

Transpersonal counseling involves integrating our physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual nature. Spiritual counseling and coaching are critical aspects of many professions including metaphysics. Courses A60 and A61 teach TFU's own proprietary combination of spiritual counseling, transpersonal counseling, and transpersonal coaching called Life Leadership Coaching. You will learn our own theory of behavior called the Event-Action Sequence, numerous techniques including screening clients, building rapport, counseling and coaching clients on a variety of life, relationship, and spiritual issues including attaining goals, creating action plans, and much more. You will draw upon what you've learned in courses so far about consciousness and existence to help clients resolve inner conflicts and blocks using our own Event-Action Sequence Modification Procedure. Other tools are also explored including Force Field Analysis and SWOT Analysis. In addition, you will also receive several forms such as a discovery questionnaire, client coaching agreement, client contract, client profile, and other forms that you can customize and use. This course also features the optional provision for students to get hands-on coaching practice directly with the instructor. Upon completion, you will have the tools necessary to offer effective spiritual and transpersonal coaching to others within the context of metaphysical consciousness. These skills are essential for students who desire to offer spiritual counseling or life coaching either as a primary practice or in conjunction with another practice or a metaphysical ministry.  Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5 per course

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in these courses. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites for A60: Courses G70, G80, G90, G100, G130, G140, A50.

 

Prerequisites for A61: Course A60.

 

Course Segments (both courses): The Nature of Counseling and Coaching • Anatomy of a Counseling/Coaching Session • Introduction to IMHS Life Leadership Coaching • Life Leadership Coaching Theory of Behavior and Change • Life Leadership Coaching Advanced Concepts • Coaching Case Study • Bringing it All Together.


Supplemental Resources: Bad Habits of Therapists • IMPA Code of Ethics • Videos on the Power of Suggestion and False Memories • Video on Manufacturing Memories • Spiritual Counseling/Coaching vs. Psychotherapy Case Study • Question Bank for Coaches.


Forms: Discovery Questionnaire / Client Agreement • Coaching Session Progress Notes • Client Profile Form • Force Field Analysis Form • SWOT Analysis Form • Client Billing Form • Personal Change Negotiation and Contract Form • Life Leadership Coaching—Client Handout.
 


  A70 Advanced Intuitive Counseling $125

Advanced Intuitive Counseling is for spiritual counselors who want to learn how to better use their gifted insights, expand their intuition, and excel in their “calling” to help others. This course will give you “uniquely” new insights for using your intuition in grounded, sensible, and practical ways when working with clients. It will guide you through a series of questioning and assessment processes to help clients become more self-aware—without infringing on free will—and while helping a client to reframe her/his thinking, perspectives, and emotions when dealing with life’s challenges. This course is based on Dr. Vicki Hunter’s 40+ years of experience doing psychic readings that naturally evolved into spiritual counseling. Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter. CEU's: 5

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in this course. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites: Course A61: Transpersonal Counseling and Coaching Course 2.

 

Course Segments: Intuitive Counseling - Tuning In • My Philosophy • Two Favorite Questions • Self-Awareness and Intuition • Assessing a Situation • Reframing Thinking • Continued Sessions • The Thread in a Blanket.

 


  A80 Spiritual Counseling for Addiction-Based Relationships $125

This course is an absolute must for any student who desires to counsel or coach others in relationships where alcoholism or another addiction is causing dysfunction in the family. This course will not teach students how to counsel alcoholics or addicts; but it will give students the extensive knowledge required to help the family and friends of alcoholics and addicts (who are grossly under-represented by most addiction programs). This intensive course focuses on alcoholism because it is the most widespread addiction. But the principles taught also apply to helping non-addicts in any other addiction-based relationship. This course is a one-of-a-kind in that it teaches students about the Empowered Recovery (ER) program for nonalcoholics, which they can, in turn, use to help their counseling and coaching clients. ER is a cutting-edge approach to helping the family and friends of alcoholics recognize, understand, and resolve an alcoholic relationship. It has helped thousands of individuals since its development in 2001. This course is taught by the author of ER, Dr. Douglas Kelley. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in this course. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites: Course A61: Transpersonal Counseling and Coaching Course 2.

 

Course Segments: Recognition • Education • Resolution • Candid Conversations.


Supplemental Resources: Three hours of audio • The Two Most Important Relationship Questions – Worksheet • Glossary of Related Terms • Emergency Checklist for Crisis Situations • Ten Things You Should Never Do In an Alcoholic Relationship • Reinvention Worksheets • Boundary Violation/Response Worksheet.
 


  A120 Metaphysical Hypnosis $125

This course is excellent for students who want to use hypnosis along with spiritual counseling or life coaching, or who want to open a hypnosis practice. You will learn hypnosis concepts and techniques including the nature of your conscious, preconscious, and unconscious minds, brain states, induction and deepening methods, depth tests, how to create hypnosis scripts correctly, the role of metaphoric visualization in hypnosis, ethics and legalities, how to help clients with Life Leadership Hypnosis, and much more. To aid in practical application, you will use these skills in practice sessions with friends and family. Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) is also introduced. Past-life and memory regressions are included for those who wish to use these in their practice. Once completed, you will have the knowledge and skills necessary to perform remedial hypnosis in your ministry or practice. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in this course. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites: Courses G190: Holistic Meditation, Visualization, and Focus, and A61: Transpersonal Counseling and Coaching Course 2.

 

Course Segments: Introduction to Hypnosis • Hypnosis and the Mind • Essential Elements of a Hypnosis Session • Effectively Helping Clients with Life Leadership Hypnosis • Inductions, Scripts, and Session Techniques • Hypnosis Ethics and Practicum • Introduction to NLP.


Supplemental Resources: Audio on Sample Hypnosis Approaches • Hypnosis Forms • Three Self-Hypnosis Audios • Hypnosis Scripts Collection (over 60 scripts) • Affirmation Bank (over 100 affirmations) • Chevreul’s Pendulum Target Circle.
 


Relationships        Click on a course title for its description

  G80 Principles of Empowered Relationships $75

In this course, you will learn 10 powerful principles of empowered relationships as well as the two most important relationship questions you can ask, and how to know when to mend and when to end a relationship. The principles in this course will help you to make all of your relationships healthier and several of the concepts are easily worth many times the tuition! Once completed, you will know how to attract healthy people into your life. This course includes Empowered Relationships, a guided meditation/self-hypnosis audio to assist you in learning and applying the material. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: 10 Principles of Empowered Relationships Part 1 • 10 Principles of Empowered Relationships Part 2 • The Two Most Important Relationship Questions.


Supplemental Resources: Video: Validation • Audio: The Two Most Important Relationship Questions • Worksheets: The Two Most Important Relationship Questions • Guided Meditation: Empowered Relationships.
 


  G90 Relationships and Healthy Boundaries $75

Many people simply do not know what healthy boundaries look like, much less how to protect them assertively. In this course, you will learn the nature of healthy boundaries as well as how to establish and protect your boundaries assertively. Course G80: Principles of Empowered Relationships is recommended as a precursor to this course, but it is not required. Due to the importance regarding both healthy relationships and boundaries, this course also features the two most important relationship questions for those who do not take Course G80 prior to this course. Once completed, you will know what constitutes healthy boundaries and how to protect them. You just may be surprised to learn the ways in which boundaries are commonly violated. This course also includes Empowered Relationships, a guided meditation/self-hypnosis audio to assist you in learning and applying the material. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None, but Course G80: Principles of Empowered Relationships is strongly recommended as a precursor to this course in order to get the most from it..

 

Course Segments: Who Owns You? —Reinventing Your Healthy Boundaries • Protecting Your Boundaries Assertively • The Two Most Important Relationship Questions.


Supplemental Resources: Audio: Boundaries 1 • Reinvention Worksheets • Video: Don’t Catch the Ball • Audio: Boundaries 2 • Boundary Violation/Response Worksheet • Worksheets: The Two Most Important Relationship Questions • Guided Meditation: Empowered Relationships.
 


Spirituality        Click on a course title for its description

  G210 Native American Spirituality $75

This course offers a rare and unique view into the spirituality and beliefs of the Native American people, also known as American Indians, Indigenous People, Aboriginals, Red Nations, and First Nations People. You will learn about American Indian protocols, history, old territorial boundaries, reserves, and old laws. You will gain a glimpse into American Indian traditions and ceremonial practices that includes names, dances, and prophecies. This course is honest, revealing, educational, and inspiring, and offers a holistic understanding of Red Nations people. You will find that there is much contained in this course that you won’t find anywhere else as it is the result of years of firsthand experience “walking the path.” Professor: Dr. Vicki Hunter (WaskaysiwSkiw (Elk Woman)). CEU's: 2

 

Prerequisites: None.

 

Course Segments: Basic Native American Protocols • Nations and Reservations • Native Lodges and Ceremonies • Native Laws and Inspirations • Native American Prophecies.


Supplemental Resources: Two Videos on the Topics Above.
 


  A50 Spiritual Reinvention and Ministerial Ordination $125

This course explores reinventing yourself with the goal of self-completeness or self-actualization as well as finding your purpose in life. It also explores ways in which you can use your metaphysical knowledge and skills to Deliver Greatness in various ways such as in paying it forward, showing kindness and mercy to others, and the art of living. This course also discusses ordination as the legal basis for a metaphysical ministry or practice and provides ministerial resources such as marriage certificates. Ordination in a bona-fide religious institution or in the International Church of Metaphysical Humanism (ICMH) (the parent of TFU) is required for the specializations of Spiritual Counseling, Holistic Life Coaching, Metaphysical Hypnosis, and Holistic Healing. Ethics and legal responsibilities are also discussed. Upon completion, you will be well-prepared to get the most from your metaphysical training. Ordination (if applicable) is conferred along with the student’s Master’s degree. Professor: Dr. Douglas Kelley. CEU's: 5

 

Note: TFU Admin must enroll you in this course. To get enrolled, make sure you have completed all prerequisites, then submit your tuition payment on the Tuition Payments page. You will be enrolled within a few hours (usually very quickly).

 

Prerequisites: TFU or IMHS Bachelor's Degree.

 

Course Segments: The Art of Living • Paying it Forward • Establishing Your Life’s Purpose through Reinvention • Ministerial Ethics and Legalities • Greatness to Deliver —Your Ministerial Ordination.


Supplemental Resources: Two Videos on the Topics Above • eBook on Positive Change • Psychic Ethics Review • Sample Code of Ethics • Optional ICMH Church Ordination.
 


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