Sunday, September 23, 2018

James Ripley

Awakened Mind™ Meditation and Brainwave Teacher/Practitioner

 James Ripley began his studies of meditation in 1992 with the hypnosis society in college at Miami University of Ohio.  He is certified by the Anna Wise Center as an Awakened Mind™ Meditation & Brainwave Training Practitioner & Trainer.  Awakened Mind™ Brainwave Training combines the ancient art of meditation with the most advanced technologies in biofeedback training using EEG, SC (skin conductance), HRV (heart rate variability).

While completing the certification program he was selected to apprentice with Anna Wise, the developer of the Awakened Mind™ Brainwave Training, the foremost international authority on brainwave states and consciousness at the time.  During his six month apprenticeship at The Anna Wise Center he assisted and lead individual sessions and progressed so rapidly in the demonstration of his expertise that he was asked to assist in the training of other practitioners and to lead workshops.

James Ripley has a passion for learning and a deep interest in the development and exploration of consciousness.

His education, training and expertise in biofeedback, brainwave and meditation includes:

His education, training and expertise in biofeedback, brainwave and meditation includes:

Apprenticeship at the Anna Wise Center

Certified as an Awakened Mind™ Meditation & Brainwave

Leading the 5-day Workshop – Awakened Mind Brainwave & Meditation Training at the Esalen

Institute, Big Sur, CA.

Other Influences in his work

Vipassana Meditation Courses (10 day silent meditation).

Chinese Medicine Studies

Massage Therapy Certification.

Hypnosis Society 1990

Bachelors of Science, Finance Degree from the Miami University of Ohio 1992.

His published works include:  

Journey into Meditation:  Guided Meditations for Relaxation, Insight ad Renewal – Brainwave Training for Awakening the Mind.

Contact James Ripley:

To schedule a workshop at your company, to inquire about upcoming Meditation Workshops or to schedule a private consultation/Awakened Mind session please visit

Students at the Awakened Mind Workshop at Esalen:

Participants at Awakened Mind Esalen Workshop

Esalen Institute 5-Day Awakened Mind Brainwave Training Workshop

Students receiving guidance into their meditation state

Students at the Awakened Mind Workshop

Experiencing Biofeedback and Meditation

“We should never wait for science to give us permission to do the uncommon; if we do, then we are turning science into another religion.”    Joe Dispenza, Breaking The Habit of Being Yourself: How to Lose Your Mind and Create a New One