Through the use of ancient healing techniques, such as oracles, astrology, shamanism and collective ritual, contemporary therapists and counselors can enhance their work with women clients, whose natural condition may predispose them to “letting nature take its course.” Tapping into unseen, energetic and magical realms can be the source of deep healing and illumination in the therapeutic process. Using nonrational knowledge techniques takes the pressure offthe individual therapist to figure everything out and relieves the client of helplessness and despair. [Article copies available for a fee from The Haworth Document Delivery Service: 1-800-HAWORTH. E-mail address: <[email protected]> Website: < https://www.HaworthPress.com > © 2001 by The Haworth Press, Inc. All rights reserved.]