Shamanism is the oldest form of healing, dating back 30,000 years when medicine men mediated between the inner life of tribal members and their external affairs. The shaman mastered the ecstatic power of dreams, visions, and trances. Shamanism was practiced all over the Earth, and the legacy lives on today, not only in indigenous cultures, but also in Eastern practices of yoga. Western schools of psychology have investigated altered states of consciousness, visualization, dream imagery, breathing techniques and sound to incorporate spiritual insight into therapeutic processes. We'll explore how the new therapies use shamanic methods, such as the journey of awakening, healing of psychic fragmentation, and the reconciliation of dualities such as good/evil, male/female and human/animal.