Dr. Bengston is a professor of sociology at St. Joseph’s College in New York, and President of the Society for Scientific Exploration, an international group of scientists who study anomalies. His areas of specialization include research methods and statistics.
For over twenty five years, Dr. Bengston has been doing research into anomalous healing and has numerous publications in the Journal of Scientific Exploration, the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, and Explore. In addition, he has lectured widely throughout the United States and Europe. His research has produced the first successful full cures of transplanted mammary cancer and methylcholanthrene induced sarcomas in experimental mice by laying-on-of-hands techniques that he helped to develop.
Dr. Bengston has also investigated assorted correlates to healing such as geomagnetic micropulsations and EEG harmonics and entrainment. He has recently published a memoir, The Energy Cure, with Sounds True, along with a 6 CD set Hands on Healing: A Training Course in the Energy Cure, which describes his healing techniques.