Does Evil Really Exist: The Relationship Between Demonic Entities and Mental Illness

I’ve never believed in evil, but for the first time in my life I must re-examine this belief. I’ve always held the conviction that each of us has the capacity to commit the most heinous crime. From my experience, I could see that these acts of violence, vengeance and deception always stemmed from love. Even […]

Home is Where the Healing is

The healing environment and quality of health care varies from institution to institution and home to home. An impersonal, rushed assembly line approach to hospitalization may leave people’s emotional and spiritual needs unmet. A person is expected to take on the role of the ‘patient’, one who suffers in silence. The needs of the individual […]

A Different Realm of Healing

The following is from The Shaman and the Medicine Wheel, Evelyn Eaton, Quest Books, 1982. “I do not believe that Navaho healing is “symbolic”. I believe it is actual, like the doctoring Sweats and ceremonies of other Medicine Men and Women of many tribes. I believe these symbolic healings are nearer the truth of healing […]