Dawson Church, Ph.D.
Baylor University BA Communications 1979
Baylor University University Scholars Program 1979
Baylor University MA coursework 1980
Holos University PhD Integrative Healthcare 2005
Assn for Comprehensive Energy Psych Research Director 2007-2008
Family Connection Board President 1995-2003
Cathedral of St. John the Divine Board, Earth Community 1981-1985
Baylor Institute for Foreign Policy Fellow 1977-1980
2006-present Executive Director Soul Medicine Institute
1995-2007 President Elite Books
1990-1995 CEO Atrium Publisher’s Group
1986-1990 Publisher Aslan Publishing
1981-1985 Freelance Editor Bantam, Dell, Random
The Genie in Your Genes (Energy Psychology Press, 2009). Author.
Einstein’s Business (Elite, 2007). Editor.
Soul Medicine (Elite, 2006). Co-Author.
Healing the Heart of the World (Elite, 2006). Editor.
Healing Our Planet, Healing Our Selves (Elite, 2005). Editor.
Heart of Healing (Elite, 2004). Editor.
Facing Death, Finding Love (Aslan, 1994). Author.
Communing With the Spirit of Your Unborn Child (Aslan, 1989). Author.
The Heart of the Healer (Penguin, 1989). Editor.
The Energies of Love, Austrian Healing Center, Vienna, June 6, 2009
Science, Love and EFT, EFT Events, Ilkley, Yorkshire, May 30, 2009
Energy Psychology in the National Health Service (NHS), Research Meeting Convenor, Association for the Advancement of Meridian Energy Techniques, Ilkley, Yorkshire, May 29, 2009
Energy Medicine, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) Orlando, April 23, 2009
Epigenetics and Lifespan, American College for the Advancement of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, April 29, 2009
Reparenting Ourselves to Nurture Our Children, Birth Psychology Conference, Association for Pre and Perinatal Psychology and Health (APPPAH), April 27, 2009.
The New Biology of Intention, International College of Integrative Medicine Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana, Mar 14, 2009
The Genie in Your Genes, National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine, Hilton Head, South Carolina, Dec 12, 2008
How Epigenetics Affects Your Health-Span, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada, Dec 11, 2008
Why Energy Therapies Work Fast, Science and Consciousness Conference, Toronto, Oct 24, 2008
Epigenetic Medicine, International Conference on Holistic Health and Medicine, Kentucky Children's Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky, Sep 23, 2008
Energy, Intent & Healing, Chair, ISSSEEM conference, Boulder, Colorado, Jun 20, 2008
Energy Kinesiology Conference keynote. Energy Kinesiology Association. Sacramento, CA. Jun 6.
Epigenetic Medicine & the New Biology of Consciousness. American Holistic Nurses Association Conference, Bretton Woods, NH, Jun 5
Epigenetic Medicine Award Fundraiser. Soul Medicine Institute. Los Angeles, CA, May 29
Energy Psychology Press Roundtable, ACEP conference, Albuquerque, NM, May 20, 2008
Keynote: Balancing the Family Energy Field. International Pediatric Chiropractic Association, Philadelphia, PA, May 8
Epigenetic Medicine, International College of Integrative Medicine Conference, Nashville, Tennessee, Mar 14, 2008
Consciousness as Medicine, International College of Integrative Medicine Conference, Nashville, Tennessee, Mar 14, 2008
The Magic of Energy Psychology, Hopetoun Alpha, New Zealand, Mar 4-11, 2008
Genes, Guns and Greening, Smart Life Forum, San Jose, California, Feb 21, 2008
Soul Medicine, Learning Annex, San Diego, California, Feb 10, 2008
Soul Medicine, Learning Annex, Los Angeles, California, Feb 9, 2008
Emotional Freedom Techniques, Bodhi Tree Bookshop, Los Angeles, California, Feb 8, 2008
The Genie in Your Genes, Conscious Life Expo, Los Angeles, California, Feb 8, 2008
Soul Medicine, Learning Annex, San Francisco, Feb 4, 2008
Genie in Your Genes, Gateways Books, Santa Cruz, California, Jan 23, 2008
Soul Medicine, National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine. Hilton Head, South Carolina, Dec 6, 2007
DNA is Not Destiny. BBC Late Show, London, England, Nov 26, 2007
Keynote Closing Plenary, Visions of the Future Mind Conference, Toronto, Canada, Oct 28, 2007
Vertical Jump Height Study, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, Oct 5-7, 2007
Range of Motion Study, Integrative Medical Center of Santa Rosa, California, Sep 22, 2007
The Genie in Your Genes, Book Passage, Corte Madera, California, Sep 15, 2007
The Genetic Mechanisms Underlying Energy Psychology, ACEP Training Teleconference, Sep 6, 2007
Interview for Prostate Health Documentary, Healing Arts Media, Marin, California, Jul 23, 2007
Energy Medicine and Genetic Expression, American Natural Medical Association, Las Vegas, Nevada, Jul 28, 2007
The Genie in Your Genes, East West Bookstore, Menlo Park, California, Jul 30, 2007
Science of The Miraculous, ISSSEEM Energy Medicine Conference, Boulder Colorado, Jun 21
The Energies of Love, Singles 2 Couples, Jun 20, 2007
Writer's Publishing Intensive, Connect U online education program, Jun 13-14, 2007
Online Promotion Best Practices, National Writer's Foundation, Jun 9-10, 2007
The Genie in Your Genes, Connect U online education program, Jun 7, 2007
Best Business Book Award Acceptance, Independent Press Awards, New York City, Jun 1, 2007
Keynote: Energy, The New Medicine, Quantum Touch conference, Tahoe City, May 18-20, 2007
Writer's Publishing Intensive, Connect U online education program, May 2-3, 2007
Gene Activation in Energy Psychology, Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology Conference, Chantilly, Virginia, April 20-22, 2007
Science and Energy Psychology, Interview, Documentary Video: Try It On Everything, Apr 19, 2007
Writer's Publishing Intensive, Connect U online education program, Apr 2-3, 2007
Energy Psychology Research, EFT Master's Showcase, Dallas, Texas, Mar 10, 2007
Communing With the Spirit of Your Unborn Child, Birth and the Family Conference, Association for Pre and Perinatal Psychology and Health (APPPAH), Feb 24, 2007.
Conscious Business, Conscious Life Expo, Los Angeles, Feb 11, 2007.
Foreword Book Awards 2008 Best Health Book Hon Mention (Genie in Your Genes)
Nautilus Book Award 2008 Best Health Book Silver (Soul Medicine)
Best Books Award 2007 Best Health Book Finalist (Soul Medicine)
Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology 2007 Outstanding Contribution to Field
Best Books Award 2007 Best Social Change Book Winner (Healing the Heart of the World)
Independent Excellence 2007 Best Business Book Winner (Einstein’s Business)
Best Books Award 2006 Best Health Book Finalist (Soul Medicine)
Independent Publisher 2006 Best Inspirational Book Winner (Healing the Heart of the World)
Benjamin Franklin Award 1992 Best Health Book (Soul Return)
Benjamin Franklin Award 1988 Best Cover (The Heart of the Healer)
Research & Publications:
Epigenetic Medicine and the New Biology of Intention International Journal of Disabilities and Human Development 2:1. April 2009.
The Treatment of Combat Trauma in Veterans using EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques): A Pilot Protocol. Principal investigator. Submitted for publication.
Psychological Symptom Change in Veterans after Six Sessions of EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques): An Observational Study. Principal investigator. International Journal of Healing and Caring, 9:1, Jan 2009.
The Effect of Self-Intervention with EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) on Anxiety and Depression in Healthcare Professionals. Reported at Toronto Energy Psychology Conference, Oct 24, 2008.
Breaking Your Barriers without Getting Broken. EFT World magazine, Spring 2008. p 21.
Perspectives on the Future of Attaining Clinical Standards within Subtle Energies. Bridges, Winter, 2007. 17:3. p 2.
The Effect of Psychotherapy on Stress Biochemistry: A Comparison of Psychotherapy and Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT). Principal Investigator. In progress, FDA/NIH Clinical Trials Identifier NCT00641394.
The Effect of Two Psychophysiological Techniques (Progressive Muscular Relaxation and Emotional Freedom Techniques) on Test Anxiety in High School Students: A Randomized Blind Controlled Study. Co-investigator (w Sezgin & Ozcan). International Journal of Healing and Caring, 9:1, Jan 2009.
Addict Populations and Changes in Psychological Conditions After EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) Self-Treatment. Principal Investigator. Reported at Toronto Energy Psychology Conference, Oct 24, 2008
Energy Psychology Clinical Case History Database (www.CaseHistoryDatabase.org). Principal Investigator. Development and implementation of the first NIH compliant, peer reviewed clinical database of cases, with web access for clinicians and clients.
The Effect of Energy Psychology on Athletic Performance: A Randomized Comparison Trial. Principal Investigator. Reported at Toronto Energy Psychology Conference, Oct 27, 2007. Submitted for publication.
Using Biological Markers to Measure Psychological Effects: A Case Study Using Subjective and Objective Evaluations of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) for Depression. Reported at Toronto Energy Psychology Conference, Oct 27, 2007.
Evaluating Physiological Markers of Emotional Trauma: A Randomized Controlled Comparison of Mind-Body Therapies. Reported May 16, 2008, Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology conference (ACEP), Albuquerque, New Mexico.