is a Japanese word (pronounced 'Ray-Kee'), which refers to any type
of healing work based on universal life force energy. All that is
required for Reiki to be successful is a willingness to be healed.
Reiki therapist channels the life force energy through their hands
into the patient's body, thereby encouraging the body to heal itself.
Reiki works on all levels of the patient's body and aura - the mental,
emotional and physical - to reach the cause, as well as the physical
symptoms of the illness or dis-ease.
patient often feels a warm or occasionally cold sensation over the
part of the body being healed. In this way, blockages of negativity
and stress are released, leaving the patient feeling totally relaxed
healing is performed with the patient lying fully clothed on the
treatment couch or sitting in a chair if that is more comfortable.
will need to allow about one hour for this healing treatment and
spend a quiet time after the healing to allow the Reiki energies
to be integrated within the body.
treatments on a weekly basis are advisable until the patient can
sustain sufficient energy to allow the body to start the healing
process. After that, as the patient becomes stronger, the interval
between treatments can be spread out.
Feelings of peace and calm
* Balances the energies
* Powerful yet gentle
* Heals the whole person
* Releases stress
* Helps the release of emotions