The number of people suffering from side effects and living spiritual crisis seems important enough to justify the existence of several research centers, support groups and hotlines.
Spiritual Emergence Service, Vancouver, Canada.
Free information and support for people experiencing psychospiritual difficulties, spiritual awakening and psychic opening, out-of-body experiences, kundalini awakening, altered states of consciousness, etc. Free information and support for People Experiencing Psychospiritual difficulties, spiritual awakening and psychic opening, out-of-body experiences, kundalini awakening, altered states of consciousness, etc.. firstname.lastname@example.org 604-533-3545
Spiritual Crisis, Experience of unitive consciousness or altered states, Psychic Openings, Possession, Kundalini, Difficulties with a meditation practice, etc..
Information and Referral Service (415) 648-2610
Spiritual Crisis Network, London, England.
Support for people dealing with kundalini/shamanic/ spiritual emergence issues.
"A Kundalini release can be triggered by erroneous meditation, yoga, toning, Holotropic breathing, reiki, qigong, healing, tantra, transcendental meditation and other eastern or new age spiritual exercises."
"The Network Urges all emphatically yoga - and meditation teachers, and other therapists to learn how powerful are the energies one is dealing with here, so that the damages can be reduced in severe cases of Kundalini arousal."