Alan Hugenot, D.Sc.
Vice President
William Wilson, J.D.
Karin Nemri, A.S., C.S.C.
Asst. Treasurer
Lee S. Lawrence, CPA
Michael E. Tymn, B.A., CPCU
President Emeritus
 Rev. Harry L. Serio, D.Min.
Executive Administrator
 Paul Hauser, J.D.
ASCS Board
of Directors
♦ Boyce Batey, B.A.
♦ Rosemary Ellen Guiley, B.A.
♦Stephen H. Hall, B.GS.
♦ Alan Hugenot, D.Sc.
♦ Lee E. Lawrence, CPA
♦ John Franklin Miller III, Ph.D.
♦ Karin Nemri, A.S., C.S.C.
♦ Rev. Harry L. Serio, D.Min.
♦ Yvonne Sneeden
♦ David Stang, J.D.
♦ Michael E. Tymn, B.A., CPCU
♦ William E. Wilson, J.D.
♦ Nancy Zingrone, Ph.D.
ASCS Advisory
♦ Stafford Betty, Ph.D.
♦ Larry Dossey, M.D.
♦ Suzanne R. Giesemann
♦ Jean Houston, Ph.D.
♦ Stanley Krippner, Ph.D.
♦ Lawrence LeShan, Ph.D.
♦ Raymond A. Moody Jr., M.D., Ph.D.,
♦ Vernon M. Neppe, M.D., Ph.D, BN&NP, FRSSAf, DFAPA
♦ Anne Puryear, D.D.
♦ Herb Puryear, Ph.D.
♦ Charles T. Tart, Ph.D.
♦ John W. White, M.AT.

"You and I may not have the power to bring about sensational happenings, but at least we can, in our small way, help in the furtherance of the knowledge that there are vast horizons quite beyond our perception, stretching limitless into the infinite."
– F.W.H. Myers via G. Cummins [4]


In addition to being a part of a dynamic and growing organization dedicated to making a real difference in the world by educating people about the true nature of reality and their spirit self, members of ASCS recieve the following benefits.

Household Multi-Memberships:
Applications for membership may include the names of any and all adults residing at the same mailing address. There is no extra charge for additional members who share the publication subscriptions.

The on-line newsletter, Spirituality Matters, is free to everyone. Currently, the household of each member of the Academy receives subscriptions to the quarterly Journal for Spiritual and Consciousness Studies, and The Searchlight newsletter; plus the Proceedings of the Academy's annual conference.

Volunteer Opportunites:
There are lots of meaningful and productive ways to serve. Join our volunteer staff and help us bring enlightenment and solace to a wide and growing audience of seekers.

Opportunity to Review Books:
Members retain books that they review on behalf of the Academy.

Spirituality Matters
Conference Discounts:

For the 2014 conference,  registration fees for members will be reduced by an amount equal to the annual dues that they have paid prior to registration. Also for the 2014 conference, each member who has paid annual dues may bring one other member from his or her household (see "Multi Memberships" above) by paying extra only for the cost of the banquet dinner.

Categories Payment

Individual Membership.
(May include others residing in same household at no extra charge.)
 = $25.00 annually within the U.S.*

The Patron, Academic, and Supporting categorizations have been eliminated. All members now have identical rights and receive equal benefits for equal dues.

For Libraries and Subscribing Agencies:
We offer special subscription pricing to recieve only the ASCS Journal. Library memberships are not available for individuals.

*note: For Memberships, an additional shipping charge of $10.00 for Canada and $20.00 for International is added to membership fees.

For Subscriptions, an additional shipping charge of $9.00 for Canada and $15.00 for International is added to subscription fees.






For New and Renewal Memberships use PayPal below or if you prefer snail-mail, use Membership Form

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