Bulletin

  • 4th International Expert Meeting

    On Friday May 26th – Saturday May 27th, 2017 the HJBF organizes the next edition in its International Expert Meetings series. This 4th edition will be held in Heidelberg, Germany. The focus of this meeting will be to exchange (personal) experiences and theoretical concepts in counseling related to religious and exceptional experiences. We encourage persons...

  • From Séance to the laboratory: History of Dutch Parapsychology

    Poltergeist, clairvoyance, telepathy, dancing tables, ectoplasm and music from the afterlife. These are symptoms everyone has an opinion about, but how does science view these phenomena? In the 60s – 80s of last century, the Netherlands was a pioneer in the field of scientific research into paranormal phenomena.      Stichting Het Johan Borgman fonds...

  • About

    The foundation ‘Stichting het Johan Borgman Fonds’ (HJBF) was founded in 1969 by Mr. Johan Borgman (1889 – 1976), a Dutch natural healer, painter and poet. During his lifetime, Borgman was a very successful natural healer and art painter living in Amsterdam from 1920 until 1969. After his wife passed away in 1963, Borgman decided...