Alberto Villoldo, PhD

Alberto Villoldo, PhD, is a Cuban-born psychologist, medical anthropologist and author, writing primarily in the field of neo-shamanism. Villoldo holds a master’s & doctorate in Psychology from Saybrook University. While on the faculty of San Francisco State University, Villoldo founded and directed the Biological Self Regulation Laboratory, where he investigated the effects of energy healing on blood and brain chemistry. Villoldo is a founder of the Institute of Energy Medicine, The Four Winds Society.