“Frontier science is contemplating new realms with exclamations of astonishment, humility and awe,” she writes. “There are striking parallels between these descriptions, the age-old poetry of mystics, and our own quiet stories of revelation and healing.”

Ann Jauregui has been a practicing therapist, consultant and teacher for 25 years. She is Co-founder and Associate of Vine Street, a multidisciplinary center for the healing arts in Berkeley, California, and Adjunct Professor of Psychology at the Wright Institute, Berkeley. Dr. Jauregui and her husband John, a physician who shares her interest in an inclusive approach to healing, have eight children and fourteen grandchildren. They divide their time between Berkeley and Northern New Mexico.