Mary Rodwell is recognized internationally as one of Australia's leading researchers in the UFO/Contact phenomenon. She is a former Nurse, Midwife, Counsellor and Hypnotherapist and author of Awakening: How Extraterrestrial Contact can Transform your Life (2002). Mary serves as the Principal of ACERN (Australian Close Encounter Resource Network) and Director of The Dr Edgar Mitchell Foundation for Research into Extraterrestrial Encounters (FREE). She is the Producer of the award winning documentaries "Expressions of ET Contact: a Visual Blueprint" and "Expressions of ET Contact: A Communications and Healing Blueprint". Mary has lectured internationally and worked with over 3,000 individuals and their families who experience encounters with non human intelligences. Her research focuses on transformative outcomes after contact, including lifestyle changes, a more universal spiritual perspective, and what she believes are new "upgraded programs" for humanity. http://www.acern.com.