You may be wondering: “Where can I find a qualified medium?” IMHU is offering a link to a page of information below; however we are not endorsing any of the mediums you may link to and we do not take responsibility for your choices. Finding a medium to suit your needs is a unique and very personal decision. And, mediums can change personally and professionally over time.
The page we offer is part of a website from Windbridge Institute, a place that is doing excellent research on mediums: https://www.windbridge.org/mediums/
Each of the mediums on their list has been through testing. In the estimation of the test, the mediums were psychologically balanced individuals at the time of the testing. In fact each prospective research medium was screened over several months using an intensive 8-step screening and training procedure including:
Step 1: Written Questionnaire
Step 2: Personality/Psychological Tests
Step 3: Phone Interview (with an existing WCRM, i.e. Windbridge Certified Research Medium)
Step 4: Phone Interview (with a Windbridge Investigator)
Step 5: Two Blinded Phone Readings
Step 6: Mediumship Research Training
Step 7: Human Research Subjects Training
Step 8: Grief Training
Organizations That Offer Training in Mediumship
Inclusion on this list does not mean that IMHU is endorsing or in any way recommending these organizations. IMHU is listing them solely to give you information, for your convenience. We have no financial agreements with any organization listed. Choosing a place to obtain training is a very personal choice. Please do your research to see if your choice is right for you.
The Arthur Findlay College in the UK offers facilities unequalled anywhere in the world in the Spiritualist movement as a residential centre where students can study Spiritualist philosophy and religious practice, Spiritualist healing and awareness, spiritual and psychic unfolding and kindred disciplines. Courses, lectures and demonstrations are all offered by leading exponents, together with the additional features of a library, museum, lake, magnificent grounds, recreational facilities and full board accommodations. The college is located at Stansted Hall in Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, England. Stansted Hall was built in 1871, and the college was founded there in 1964.
In the USA:
The Association for Research and Enlightenment. The ARE was founded in 1931 by one of the world’s greatest psychics, Edgar Cayce (1877-1945), to research and develop psychic ability and to explore transpersonal subjects such as holistic health, ancient mysteries, personal spirituality, dreams and dream interpretation, intuition, philosophy and reincarnation.
Atlantic University, Virginia Beach, USA. Edgar Cayce helped to found Atlantic University in 1930. Atlantic University is an accredited graduate-level institution of higher education open to all qualified students. As a distance-learning school, you have the ease of learning from the comfort of your home and personal schedule. In keeping with its purpose, the University also sponsors faculty and student research that seeks develop psychic ability by understanding phenomena related to spirituality, such as perception beyond the traditional five senses, meditation, dream analysis, and mind/body healing.
The Berkeley Psychic Institute, another of the leading psychic schools in the USA, calls itself a psychic kindergarten. Established for over thirty years, they can teach you how to recognize and develop psychic ability.
The College of Metaphysical Studies is located in Florida, USA. It has been one of the leading psychic schools for metaphysical and spiritual education since 1986. The primary purpose of CMS is to train and educate prospective leaders for New Age, New Thought spiritual/metaphysical ministries and schools through Distance Learning or On-campus Training. Those persons not planning to become metaphysical practitioners, but who wish to pursue a solid self-improvement program and develop psychic ability with an excellent education in metaphysics and the spiritual sciences, are encouraged to enroll in either a degree or non-degree status. The College bases its curriculum on the information disclosed by a careful analysis of metaphysics and the Truth revealed in faith that can be applied and interpreted to meet the challenges of the new millennium. CMS teaches a living spirituality which recognizes and assimilates the contributions and revelations of the arts and sciences and all living faiths of the world. The courses are, for the most part, a compilation of many of the great metaphysical/religious/spiritual authors. The information contained in our courses is meant to simply state the established facts and allow the student to develop psychic ability and progress further with a solid foundation and a better understanding. We urge each student to question as they progress and accept only that with which they feel comfortable. We welcome applications from people of all ethnic backgrounds regardless of sex, race, religion, nationality, sexual preference or marital status.
The University of Alternative Studies offers higher education Psychical Studies in course and degree program formats. Tuition is very affordable, and course material is based on metaphysical concepts and current scientific research in parapsychology, para-physics, neuroscience, and quantum mechanics. They also have a free online library with over 450 articles, research papers, and books available to the public.
The mission of the University of Alternative Studies is to offer unique courses and degree programs based on current research and innovative concepts. For example, their degree programs in psychical studies is based on current research in quantum mechanics and neuroscience. Their goal is to educate the public on current advances in parapsychology, para-physics, and metaphysics so as to stimulate public interest and research in these areas. In addition, to educate the public on the fact that there is empirical evidentiary support for psychical phenomena that is repeatable, and therefore, is amenable to scientific inquiry. They believe that with a greater emphasis upon practical applications of psychical phenomena, improvement can be accomplished towards the reception of parapsychology among other sciences and the scientific community via innovative concepts and methods of experimentation.
The Boulder Psychic Institute is a spiritual sanctuary for individuals seeking truth, freedom, and peace. They are inclusive of all faith traditions, beliefs, and philosophies. They practice ‘seeing’ the world around us with psychic freedom, which means looking within and acknowledging yourself as a human-being, and in turn, ‘seeing’ others in the same light; creating miracles with each ‘hello’.