Course Content

The coursework, videos, and discussions are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This course includes 3 live calls with Echo Bodine (recorded for playback), videos, practice and partner activities, all designed to refine your gifts and bring your psychic abilities to the next level.

  • Giving Readings / Interpreting What You Read

  • Psychic Tools (psychometry, pendulums, tarot)

  • Mediumship, Seeing Ghosts and Spirits

  • Energetic Clearing / Clearing Physical Spaces

  • Ghostbusting

  • Astral Projection

  • Missing Persons Cases

  • Ethics and Boundaries

  • Avoiding Burnout

"What we have to realize is that when the inner voice gives us guidance, it's always going to be for our highest good—and it's always going to bring us more joy than we think." — Echo Bodine

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to Advanced Psychic Development!

  • 2

    Week 1: Opening to Channel

    • Introductions

    • Let's Review

    • Keeping a Psychic Journal

    • Test Your Learning: Keeping a Psychic Journal

    • The Importance of Grounding and Clearing

    • Test your learning: Grounding

    • How Psychic Are You?

    • Guided Meditation: Guidance From the Light Within


  • 3

    Week 2: Psychic Information and Timing

    • A Lesson on Timing

    • Universal Timing and Psychic Readings

    • Interpreting Timing: Video Lecture

    • The Gift of Precognition

    • Soul Travel: Astral Projection

    • Reading Past Lives

    • Reading Past Lives: What’s the Point?


    • Recording of Zoom Call 1: January 20 at 6 CT

  • 4

    Week 3: Using Psychic Tools

    • Using Psychic Tools

    • Opening the Third Eye

    • Inspirational and Automatic Writing

    • Sheet Meditation: Clearing Exercise

    • Video Lecture: Using a Tarot Deck

    • Video Lecture: Using Psychometry

    • PARTNER ACTIVITY 3: Using a Pendulum

    • Bonus Activity: Psychometry

  • 5

    Week 4: Putting Ego Aside, Remote Viewing and Finding Missing People

    • Fine-Tuning Your Psychic Abilities

    • Remote Viewing

    • Remote Viewing: Military Use and Scientific Studies

    • Putting Ego Aside

    • Stories from the Other Side: Messages on Matter

    • Detachment and Finding Missing People

    • Advanced Psychic Development Zoom Call 2: February 3 at 6 CT

    • PARTNER ACTIVITY 4: Remote Viewing

  • 6

    Week 5: Mediumship

    • Mediumship: What are Your Gifts?

    • Mediumship: Learning to Interpret the Conversation

    • Communicating with Deceased Loved Ones: Exercise 1

    • Communicating with Deceased Loved Ones: Activity 2

    • Relax! It's Only a Ghost

    • Tips for Communicating with the Deceased

    • Partner Activity 5: Mediumship

  • 7

    Week 6: Defining and Refining Your Gifts

    • Proving Yourself: Telling Friends and Family

    • The Bible and the Gift of Prophecy (PDF)

    • Ethics and Boundaries

    • Compassionate Clearing

    • Avoiding Burnout

    • Psychic Upgrades and Tune-Ups

    • Defining Your Gifts

    • Advanced Psychic Development Zoom Call 3: February 17 at 6 CT

    • Zoom Call 3: Recording

    • Reflections and Big Takeaways

  • 8

    What's Next?

    • A Final Message from Echo

    • The Next Steps in Your Psychic Development

    • Review this course

    • Complete Your Certification


  • What time does class begin?

    Class begins online on the scheduled start date, and all of the course lessons for the first week will be available to you online on the course page immediately. You do not need to "show up," you just need to login and start scrolling through the lessons whenever you have time, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • When are the live Zoom calls?

    Generally, we meet with Echo every other Thursday at 6 CST. Check the Curriculum for the specific dates. All calls are recorded, so if you miss a call, you can watch the recording later.

  • When do we meet with our practice partners?

    You can arrange this with your partners according to your schedules. There are four activities, and there is no set time for partner practice. Complete the practice readings at any time during the 6 weeks when it's good for you and your partner.

  • When is the homework due?

    There is no required homework in this class, but there are many lessons and activities that you can do at your own pace when you have time.

How Advanced Psychic Development works


Master Instructor

Echo Bodine

Echo Bodine first discovered she was born with psychic abilities and the gift of healing at the age of 17. She began her full time practice as a psychic, healer and ghostbuster in 1979. Echo has appeared on numerous national television shows including Sally Jesse Raphael, Sightings, Beyond with James Van Praagh, NBC’s The Other Side, Un-explained Mysteries, NBC’s Today Show, A&E, and Encounters. Paramount Pictures solicited her services for the promotion of the movie Ghost. Paranormal Borderline did a feature story on her family, calling them the “world’s most psychic family”. From 2003 to the present Echo has been the director of The Center for Spiritual Development, where she teaches numerous classes on spiritual development, living by intuition, ghost busting, psychic development and laying on hands healing classes. In 2010, she began teaching online psychic development classes with Viva Institute. Today, her online classes have taught thousands of people on 6 continents!