Researching Reiki – Moving Energy Forward in the Scientific Realm

With its simplicity and gentleness, reiki is capturing the attention of the traditional medical field as a practical, effective component of integrative care. Not all complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) approaches are without contraindications, and some not so easily adapted to administration during procedures such as in acute trauma situations or surgery. Reiki, a subtleContinue reading “Researching Reiki – Moving Energy Forward in the Scientific Realm”

The Power of Self-Healing – A Client’s Journey to Wellness, Part II

“We don’t know what’s going on with the whole notion of energy medicine and healing,” summarizes James Dillard, MD, DC, CAc, a leading pain specialist, author of numerous books on pain relief and featured health expert on Oprah, Good Morning America, and CBS Evening News. “I think we all need to be able to acceptContinue reading “The Power of Self-Healing – A Client’s Journey to Wellness, Part II”

REIKI, Simple and Profound – A Balancing Practice for Client and Therapist, Part I

What is REIKI, how does it work, and how can it benefit bodywork practitioners, both personally and professionally? The concept for this article began with a newly published book, written by REIKI master Pamela Miles, simply titled REIKI: A Comprehensive Guide. I had collaborated with Miles a few years back when reporting on a REIKIContinue reading “REIKI, Simple and Profound – A Balancing Practice for Client and Therapist, Part I”