Paul Kiritsis, PsyD, is an interdisciplinary scholar, poet, professional writer, certified hypnotherapist, and a doctoral graduate in Clinical Psychology. He is an Adjunct Professor in Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology at Sofia University, formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Palo Alto, USA. His current postdoctoral training experience involves working with individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and severe mental illness at the Community Institute for Psychotherapy (CIP) in San Rafael, USA. He is also the psychological testing liaison officer for CIP, as well as their primary evaluator for neuropsychological testing. He has authored five other books, including the creative compendium Confessions of a Split Mind (2017) and a work on the intersection of creativity and disorder entitled The Creative Advantages of Schizophrenia: The Muse and the Mad Hatter (2019). His diverse academic interests straddle cognitive neuroscience, clinical neuropsychology, and philosophy of mind at one end of the spectrum and esotericism, comparative religion, history, and mythology at the other.