Carlos is a Spiritual Mentor for thousands, his metaphysical training extended to living and learning with Sufis in Morocco, shamans in South America, Dalai Lama in Asia, as well as being a very early adherent of entheogenic medicine. He has been recognized by his writings as early as in his twenties by Nobel Laureate Pablo Neruda who prefaced his first book.
Carlos has M.D. and Ph.D. Formally trained as a physician, was a resident in Harvard Medical School
(Children‟s Hospital) and St Anthony Mercy Medical Center in Colorado. Diplómate American Board of Psychiatric Medicine & American Board of Family Practice. He served as Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at University of Miami School of Medicine and Clinical Assistant Professor of Alternative and Complementary Medicine at University of Hawaii JABSOM School of Medicine as well as Guest Lecturer at UCSD. He has published over 22 books, some translated in 9 languages, among others “Recovery of the Sacred”, “Who Do you Think You Are” (Bantam) and “Pathways to The Soul” (Hay House).
Knight Grand Cross of the Sovereign Order of St John of Jerusalem (Knights of Malta). Founded The World Health Foundation for Development of Peace