What is Reiki?
Reiki is derived from 2 Japanese words meaning “universal life energy”. The concept of Reiki is developed around the idea that an unseen universal life energy flows through us.
What happens during a Reiki session?
During a Reiki treatment, patients are asked to lie down or sit in a comfortable position and the practitioner will place their hands on or near a specific part of the body. By holding the hand position for a few minutes, the Reiki practitioner will allow the positive energy to flow through the patient.
What kind of health conditions can Reiki help treat?
Reiki may help individuals by treating the whole person as well as the mind and spirit creating many beneficial effects including:
- Energising and revitalising
- Relaxation and stress relief
- Increased self-awareness
- Release of blocked emotions
- Pain relief
- Ease of emotional distress
- Strengthening spiritually