Category: Press & Media


STEPPING INTO YOUR OWN POWER WITH SHAMAN DUREK VERRETT Read the article below or check out the full story with pictures and videos here For most of us, shamanism is an unfamiliar term—one that conjures up visions of tribal healers communicating with the spirit world, not no-nonsense practitioners of guided self-help. Durek Verrett, a fifth-generation […]


The Spiritual Guide: Shaman Durek A trained healer and spiritual adviser, Shaman Durek applies ancient wisdom to modern problems. His mission: to help you eradicate negativity and find inner peace. How did you become a shaman?  SHAMAN DUREK: My great-grandmother was a medicine woman in West Africa. My father was her apprentice. She had always told […]


Meet Shaman Durek Today we’d like to introduce you to Shaman Durek. Can you briefly walk us through your story – how you started and how you got to where you are today. You can include as little or as much detail as you’d like. My story started when I was five years old. My […]


SHAMAN DUREK The People’s Shaman Shaman Durek: My name is Shaman Durek and I am the people’s shaman. I’m here to assist and to put the power back into the people’s hands by giving them shamanic instruction to develop their emotional intelligence, mental acuity and spiritual refinement. By drawing upon ancient wisdom passed down from my […]


The power of actions Delving into ancient spirituality is a practice easily subject to misuse in our modern times. But how do we use the necessary tools correctly? In what way are they relevant? And how do we navigate through it? Shamanism involves working intentionally with the spirit world to cast light on the sides […]


Shaman for our times What does it mean to be a Shaman in in the 21st century? Do you encounter cynicism? In Iceland, I was working with a lot of sick patients and one of them had cancer and got better. I staked no claim to healing her; however, she went to the press and spoke […]


A third-generation healer, Shaman Durek has made a name for himself as a spiritual advisor to wellness innovator Gwyneth Paltrow and other A-list clientele. Here, Durek speaks about what it means to be a shaman today, roadblocks to spiritual fulfillment, a nd where humanity is headed. How do you start each day? A typical day for […]


Inside Influence: One On One With Shaman Durek I spoke to social media influencer Shaman Durek about his best advice Adam: Thanks again for taking the time to go behind the brand. First things first, though, what is something about you that the many people who follow you don’t know? Shaman: A lot of people don’t know […]


The Spiritual Guide Shaman Durek is the go-to guy when clients like Gwyneth Paltrow and Selma Blair feel the need for centering. Though the globe-trotting spiritual guide and healer doesn’t have a permanent location, he schedules one-on-one sessions in the cities he travels to. Durek offers to manipulate energy, change internal dynamics, and help clients […]


Meet Hollywood’s Hottest Shaman He’s Gwyneth Paltrow’s right-hand man and spiritual consultant – now Shaman Durek shares his self-love manifesto with Alexandra Friend I’m in the attic hiding from my children, FaceTiming my shaman in LA. Okay, that’s a stretch – I’ve borrowed him from Gwyneth Paltrow for a couple of hours, and from Jasmine […]