Dr. Barbara Brennan has been researching the Human Energy Field for more than 35 years. Her best selling books—Hands of Light® and Light Emerging—are considered classics in the field of complementary medicine and her work has resulted in the development of Brennan Healing Science—a holistic healing modality based on the Human Energy-Consciousness System and its relationship to health and disease. This work combines High Sense Perception skills and hands-on energy healing techniques to assist individuals with their personal process of healing. It touches every aspect of a person’s life to improve the quality of life.
Dr. Brennan is the founder and President of the Barbara Brennan School of Healing. She is a world-renowned spiritual leader, healer and educator. A pioneer and innovator in the field of energy consciousness, the former NASA physicist has been researching and exploring the Human Energy Field and realms of human consciousness for more than 35 years. She holds a Doctorate of Philosophy, a Doctorate of Theology, a Master's Degree in Atmospheric Physics, B.S. in Physics, and worked as a research scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. She is also a graduate of the Institute of Core Energetics and a Senior Pathwork® Helper.
Dr. Brennan's first book, Hands of Light: A Guide to Healing Through the Human Energy Field, was distinguished as Bantam's New Age best-seller in 1989. This landmark work on spiritual healing is published in 26 languages and has over a million copies in print. Her second book, Light Emerging: The Journey of Personal Healing, is also a best-seller and is published worldwide. Her most recent releases—the Seeds of the Spirit® series—are compilations of all school lectures that Dr. Brennan presented from an expanded state of consciousness while in meditation. Each book offers new concepts and practical guidance on all aspects of life. They contain psych-spiritual teachings and guides to integrate the material and spiritual worlds. Each lecture lifts the soul to a broader understanding and a more loving, unitive experience of life. Her work in spiritual teachings is also available through a series of CD audio recordings.
Dr. Brennan has retired from her teaching position at BBSH, as she now devotes much of her time to writing about her work. As the founder, owner and President of BBSH, she holds a lifetime position on the school’s Board of Directors.
Before retiring, Dr. Brennan and her faculty trained over 2,700 graduates in the four-year Brennan Healing Science Professional Studies and Bachelor of Science programs; 224 graduates in its various teacher training programs, including the current Advanced Studies Brennan Healing Science Teacher Training Internship program; and 188 graduates trained as Brennan Integration Practitioners in the older BIP/STP as well as in the current Advanced Studies Brennan Integration Work programs.