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The JOINVILLE PARAPSICOLOGY INSTITUTE started its activities on November 19, 1999 in the city of Joinville (SC). It was founded by directors Sergio Roberto Fonseca (in memory) and Enir Beckhauser Fonseca. The vision of being a reference institution in a Professional Qualification Course in Parapsychology with an emphasis on Mental Sciences, idealized by the couple, remains until now. Thus, during these 20 years it became the most important, influential and experienced institution in the area of Parapsychology and Mental Sciences.


Sérgio Roberto Rodrigues Fonseca

Enir Darlete Beckhauser Fonseca


Founder of the Parapsychology and Mental Sciences Institute of Joinville

Born in Santa Maria - RS (23/01/1956), he graduated in Engineering and Business Administration and did a Post-Graduation in Psychopedagogy.

However, since he was a boy he always showed great interest in subjects related to the mind, which led him to research and study human potential, to graduate in Parapsychology, NLP, Clinical Hypnosis and other courses related to mental development.

One of the things he learned, and assimilated for life, was that “nothing is by chance”.

And it was not by chance that in 1999, together with his wife, Enir Beckhauser Fonseca founded the Institute of Parapsychology and Mental Sciences of Joinville.

In 2006, Professor Sérgio is prevented from continuing his mission, leaving his wife, co-workers (Teachers) and his followers his legacy: to provide self-knowledge and help people through mental practices and knowledge in parapsychology.

Today, Enir Beckhauser, graduated in Psychology and Postgraduate in Parapsychology, with training in Neurolinguistic Programming, Hypnosis, Mental Reprogramming, Past Experience Therapy and other courses related to Mental Sciences is the current Director of the Institute of Parapsychology of Joinville, continuing the this great mission.

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Sérgio was a great teacher. Today and Always Our “Mentor”!


We are a family owned and operated business.

“Bringing knowledge and help to everyone who has a longing for wisdom and inner growth. To be a door that opens and gives access to self-knowledge, contributing to the process of evolution of Man in search of a happier life. ”




To take, through courses, lectures, workshops and seminars, the knowledge of how the mechanisms of the human mind work in the area of Mental Sciences; Studying and researching paranormal experiences known as Psi Phenomena and attending in the area of Therapies through Mental Reprogramming of the Subconscious, in which techniques of Hypnosis, Memory Regression, DVT, Relaxations and NLP are used, where it allows people to balance and be more happy.


We are affiliated to the Sergio Rodrigues Fonseca Parapsychology Association, an entity that carries out several voluntary and philanthropic projects and actions in Joinville and the Region using the techniques of Parapsychology, In Support of Human Mental Development.



On the 27th of July 2019, the Parapsychologist's Day (07/29) and the 20th Anniversary of the Institute of Parapsychology and Mental Sciences of Joinville were celebrated in the event space of the Hotel Le Canard.

During the event, the presenters Cauê Beckhauser Fonseca and Adriana Floriano, counted on illustrious people of reference in the area of ​​Parapsychology and Mental Sciences, such as the Greatest Hypnologist in Latin America Fabio Puentes, our Professor Reginaldo Hiraoka, Former Student and Parapsychologist Rosane Hunsdorfe and

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also the Speaker Modesto Ferrer, which could magnify this event with lectures, techniques, experiences and testimonials.

Our Faculty, Trained Parapsychologists, Students and Alumni and the Institute and Parapsychology Association staff were also present. Gratitude to all participants of this beautiful event!

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"Transforming Minds for 20 Years!"


During these 20 years, we completed 30 Classes of the Professional Qualification Course in Parapsychology and 2 Classes of Graduate Studies, thus totaling about 800 Parapsychologists from all regions of Brazil.

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Being the Institutions that most contributed in Parapsychology.

We are a family owned and operated business.

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