23/09/2017

The Shamanic View of Mental Health

The Shamanic View of Mental Health

The following article was originally posted on UpliftConnect.com.  My desire to expand on this topic is ultimately what lead me to create shamanicmentalhealth.org . By Jonathan Davis on Tuesday August 18th, 2015  Is there another way of looking at the mental illness epidemic? In November 2014 the peak psychology body in the UK, the British Psychological Association, released their…

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02/09/2017

A Brief Introduction to Shamanism

A Brief Introduction to Shamanism

Definitions: The term ‘shaman’ has roots in the Tungusk region of Siberian Russia. There are also highly contested roots from ancient Vedic culture which may have with numerous variations or similarities, either verbal or written, found in Indo-european, Germanic, Chinese, Tibetan, Arabic, Persian and Greek. ‘Shamanism’ is a loanword adopted by anthropologists as an umbrella term to describe…

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01/09/2017

Welcome to The Shamanic View of Mental Health

Welcome to The Shamanic View of Mental Health

Welcome to The Shamanic View of Mental Health, creating content for people experiencing overwhelming non-ordinary states of consciousness. The intention for this project is to publish regular video interviews of people sharing valuable lived experience, as well as articles exploring alternative approaches to mental health which include spiritual perspectives. Live Peer Support If you or a…

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