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Video Conferencing for Preceptorships Is A Great Success!
Students and faculty rave about the advantages of Distance Learning using the latest interactive video conferencing technology.

Every faculty member and student who attended the last Academy preceptorship in September participated online for all four days of the event. Here’s what several participants had to say about their experience:

Save $1750 on Professional Certification Tuition
For a limited time, save 50% on Tuition and Train Using Distance Learning and Interactive Online Video Conference Technology.

If you've ever thought about getting certified by the Academy, here's an outstanding opportunity to join our 2016 class at the
lowest tuition ever offered by the Academy (more than 50% off our regular tuition with extended payments as low as $210/mo for nine months). If you pay through PayPal's "Bill Me Later" option, you'll have no interest or fees and up to six months to pay!

International students, those with disabilities or ongoing family or work responsibilities can now actively participate online with others attending these workshops in various locations around the world. All Certification course and workbook materials are available online as Distance Learning pdf files. Lectures and demonstrations are available as mp3 (audio) and mp4 (video) files. You must have sufficient technical knowledge or assistance to download, print, and/or transfer these files to appropriate media (computers, tablets, smart phones, TVs) for your review.

The two required Preceptorships (formerly 4 days each) are now each presented as intensive interactive 3-day online videoconferences that run Fridays through Sundays four times per year (see
Event Calendar). Thanks to videoconferencing, students may attend Preceptorships from any location and previous students have attended from throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, Israel, Great Britain, France, Japan, India, and elsewhere.

If you'd like to become recognized as an expert in using guided imagery and enjoy all the benefits of Academy Certification, we encourage you to register right away, for available space is limited to 10 students and this offer ends on December 15, 2015. All requirements for Certification must also be met no later than December 31, 2016.

Our website is getting 3000-5000 unique visitors per month and our online referral Directory of Imagery Practitioners is one of its most frequently visited pages. We need more certified practitioners to meet the increasing demand, so please consider this unique opportunity to enhance your guided imagery skills and join our 1300+ graduate Certified IGI Guidessm who are recognized as the best experts in this field.

To find out more about this special offer,
click here.

Check Out The Many New Offerings in The Imagery Store
The Imagery Store is Now Open To Download or Purchase CDs Containing a Variety of Guided Imagery Experiences.

Check out the new offerings in the Academy's Imagery Store if you'd like to experience some of the best guided imagery audios for reducing anxiety, managing stress, controlling pain, improving sleep, overcoming chronic fatigue and panic attacks, preparing for surgery or chemotherapy, and for enhancing creativity and problem solving abilities. To visit the Academy’s Imagery Store, click here.
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Free Guided Imagery Articles and Videos
Get Free Copies of Guided Imagery Articles and View Videos By AGI Faculty.

We are happy to provide those seeking more information about Interactive Guided Imagerysm with free copies of important articles by Academy faculty members. You can view them by clicking here.

You can also view videos demonstrating the clinical effectiveness of IGIsm by
clicking here.
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About the Academy for Guided Imagery's Web Site

Our website contains information About The Academy, about Interactive Guided Imagerysm (IGIsm), about our Certification Training Program, live and online workshops and courses, Publications, and about books, workbooks, CDs, and DVDs that are available through the Imagery Store.

If you are seeking information regarding the uses of imagery to promote your own healing, click on
Can Imagery Help Me to learn about imagery-based self-help programs created and researched by Academy faculty and staff. To locate Academy trained professionals in your area who may be able to help, click on Locate An IGIsm Guide.

Get the latest info about the Academy’s upcoming events and programs by checking our
Event Calendar. You can also find summaries of recent research evidence and clinical trials that support the effectiveness of imagery, visualization, relaxation, and related mind/body techniques by clicking on Research Findings.

If you'd like to receive updated information about upcoming Academy events and special offers, please
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Join Our Email List which is the easiest way to keep informed about new imagery-related books, CDs, DVDs. training programs, conferences, and other events of interest to the Academy’s faculty, graduates, students, and colleagues.

Please bear with us as we complete several sections of this website that are still "Under Construction."
We think the wait will be worth it when you see many of the new features that are being implemented. Check back here regularly to learn about the Academy's ongoing activities.

With best wishes,

David E. Bresler, PhD,LAc,DiplAc(NCCAOM)
President and Co-Founder, Academy for Guided Imagery
Executive Director, The Bresler Center, West Los Angeles
Former Associate Clinical Professor in the
UCLA Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, and
UCLA Department of Psychology, and Founder and
Executive Director of the UCLA Pain Control Unit.
Former White House Commissioner.

For more information about Dr. Bresler, click here to visit his website