This engaging and practical book clearly explains how Chinese shamanism can be seamlessly woven into modern lifestyles and contemporary medical practices. By providing effective diagnostic tools and techniques including visualisations, verbal healing and shamanic drumming, this book addresses the body, mind and spirit for a whole-person approach.
Introduction. 1. Shamanism: The Roots of Chinese Medicine. 2. The Shamanic Use of Ancient Chinese Symbols. 3. The Healing Space. 4. Cleaning Techniques. 5. Shamanic Applications of Ancient Diagnostic Methods. 6. Shamanic-Based Treatments. 7. Treatments Based on the Heavenly Stems and Earthly Branches. 8. Case Studies.