All Women Are Healers

Author: Diane Stein
Publisher: Crossing Press
ISBN: 9780307783776
Release Date: 2011-03-02
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

“By the study, experimentation and practice of natural healing, women are changing and charting the future of health care. Despite heavy resistance or lack of recognition from patriarchal medicine, they are nevertheless making positive changes that will continue and increase. Women’s emphasis on one-to-one work practiced in mutual agreement and participation is very different from mechanized and big-money medicine, and has results and successes far beyond expectations. The emphasis on self-healing returns health care to the consumer, to women’s lives and bodies, for the first time in centuries. The medical system cannot control a movement held in the hands of women, though it may try. Women are taking control again of healing, our daughter-right, for the first time since the matriarchies and the Inquisition.”—from the Introduction From the Trade Paperback edition.

Peace and Power New Directions for Building Community

Author: Peggy L. Chinn
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449645557
Release Date: 2012-01-15
Genre: Medical

Based on her experiences in classrooms, committees, and workshops, author and nurse educator Peggy Chinn illustrates how every participant in a group can be valued as a leader in Peace and Power: New Directions for Building Community, Eighth Edition. This text is the essential hands-on guide for developing cooperative group processes and overcoming the habits of exclusionary group interactions. A perfect resource for faculty, community groups, committees, and others seeking to promote greater integrity and cooperation in their groups and organizations!

Das geheime Wissen der Schamanen

Author: Alberto Villoldo
Publisher: Goldmann Verlag
ISBN: 9783641147020
Release Date: 2014-04-21
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

Die Inkas, eine der größten Zivilisationen des amerikanischen Kontinents, waren nicht nur berühmte Städtebauer, sondern besaßen auch ein außergewöhnliches Medizinsystem. Ihre Schamanen entwickelten vor mehr als 5000 Jahren eine Technik, Krankheiten mit Geist und Licht zu heilen. Alberto Villoldo studierte 25 Jahre lang die heilende Macht dieser energiemedizinischen Tradition. Aufbauend auf dem alten Heilsweg, stellte er ein praktikables Programm zusammen, das es ermöglicht, sich selbst und andere zu heilen und Krankheiten zu vermeiden. Kernstück seines Konzepts sind die lichtvollen Energiefelder, die den materiellen Körper umgeben und sich im Krankheitsfall verändern. Schritt für Schritt macht Villoldo den Leser mit den Techniken vertraut, die Aura zu sehen und das Energiefeld zu harmonisieren.

Handbook of Natural Therapies

Author: Marcia Starck
Publisher:
ISBN: 0895948699
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Health & Fitness

"A fundamental reference for anyone seeking a thorough overview of natural health practices".--Patricia Kaminsky and Richard Katz, co-directors, Flower Essence Society.

The Goddess Celebrates

Author: Diane Stein
Publisher:
ISBN: 089594460X
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit

A collection of writings on ritual by women who are reclaiming Goddess centered spirituality - Z Budapest, Starhawk, Carol Christ, Uzuri Amini, Shekhinah Mountainwater, Penina Adelman, Jeannine Parvati Baker, Claudia L'Amoreaux, Marion Weinstein, Norma Joyce, Jay Goldspinner, Antiga & Caridwyn Aleva. ..".this collection will be greatly appreciated by women looking for guidance in making their own rituals and will stimulate discussion among the growing number of readers interested women's spirituality." - Booklist "Rituals and commentaries sure to spur others to join the fun and profundity of Goddess religion." - WATERwheel "This is an enjoyable and insightful collection full of information and creative ideas useful to anyone working with rituals." - Elisa Robyn, editor Owl Feather Diane Stein is author of All Women Are Healers: A Comprehensive Guide to Natural Healing, Casting the Circle: A Women's Book of Ritual, Essential Reiki: A Complete Guide to an Ancient Healing Art and several other books. She also recently released a children's story entitled Rachida Finds Magic: A Girl's World Tale. She is a strong voice in the women's spirituality and health movement.

Gynecology

Author: Susan Elizabeth Davis
Publisher: Womens Health Educ Project
ISBN: 0964386100
Release Date: 1995-01-01
Genre: Health & Fitness


Keys to the Open Gate

Author: Kimberley Snow
Publisher: Red Wheel
ISBN: 0943233631
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Religion

Gathers examples from multiple spiritualities to create literatures and liturgies for celebrating feminism religiously

Living in the Lap of the Goddess

Author: Cynthia Eller
Publisher: Crossroad Publishing Company
ISBN: UVA:X002301681
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Religion

Why do these women worship a goddess, and who is she? What do they do when they meet together? What do they do alone? What attracts them to feminist spirituality? Are they part of a passing cult or are they creating a new religion that will one day take its place alongside Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in the West? What are their hopes for the world, and what are they doing to see their dreams actualized? Living in the Lap of the Goddess answers these questions and more. Drawing on scores of interviews with spiritual feminists, participant-observation in feminist spirituality's rituals and retreats, and a close reading of the movement's many texts, sociologist of religion Cynthia Eller describes this innovative spiritual movement in detail. Among the topics covered are the origins of feminist spirituality; its use of ritual, myth and magic; and the politics with which spiritual feminists determinedly intertwine their religion

A Guide to Polarity Therapy

Author: Maruti Seidman
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1556433298
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Health & Fitness

Now in an expanded edition, this book explains the polarity system of healing, which combines diet, exercise, hands-on techniques, and positive attitudes to tap into spiritual, mental, physical, and emotional energies. Twenty-one different healing treatments are described in detail.

Our Bodies Ourselves for the New Century

Author:
Publisher: Touchstone Books
ISBN: 0684842319
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Health & Fitness

The first major revision of the 1984 classic guide to women's health includes information on such topics as breast cancer treatment options, preventing and living with AIDS, and new developments in contraception and reproductive technology. Reprint. 100,000 first printing.