Presentations I've Offered


  • Sound (De)Mystifyied: Understanding Sound from the Western Scientific Method, Shamanic Societal Beliefs, and Eastern Philosophies
  • Sound as a Therapeutic Psychological Intervention
  • The Benefits and the Importance of Working with Sound
  • Sound Meditation: The Theory, Philosophy, and Practice
  • Musical Mathematical Ratios and the Engineering of Consciousness
  • Distinctions in Sound
  • Equal Temperament versus Non-Equal Temperament in the Musical Octave
  • The Concept of Ethos in Sound and Music
  • The Esoteric Side of Sound
  • Sound Meditation: A Holistic Model to Sound Therapy
  • Intro to Sound Theory
  • The Harmonic Series
  • Current Medical & Scientific Research on Sound
  • Sound and its Connection to Mathematics
  • The Value and Necessity of a Multidisciplinary Approach in Studying Sound
  • Sound & Creativity
  • The Problems and Pitfalls Involved in Working with Sound
  • Ancient Musical Systems as Early Forms of Sound Therapy
  • Sound in Daily Life (Speech, Noise Pollution, Headphones, Hearing Loss, etc.)
  • Sound phenomena (synesthesia, Cymatics, sound levitation, etc.)
  • The Use of Sound in Sufism and other Mystical Sects
  • The Use of Sound in the Abrahamic Religions
  • The Science of Sound
  • The Harmonic Series & its Impact on Consciousness
  • Sound & Mysticism
  • The Therapeutic & the Esoteric Properties of Sound
  • Sound & Consciousness
  • Musical Creativity & Use of Sound
  • Exploring Sound in the Spiritual Dimensions of Consciousness
  • Sound Therapy: As a Personal Tool for Transformation
  • The Current State of Spirituality, Shamanism, and Holistic Practices (fetishism, taking things out of context, misinformation & disinformation, commercialization, etc.)

Courses I've Taught


  • How Sound Heals
  • The Principles of Sound Therapy
  • Why Sound is the Medicine of the Future
  • Guided Healing Through Voice & Sound
  • Advanced Gong Training
  • Working with Sound
  • Sound Theory for Sound Therapy
  • Instrumental Playing Techniques
  • Transcendental & Psychedelic States Through Sound
  • The Practitioner & the Receiver in Sound Work
  • Is Sound the Medicine of the Future?
  • The Use of Sound in Shamanism
  • How to Facilitate a Sound Meditation
  • Meditating With Sound

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