What is Reiki?
Reiki works with each person’s energy to balance their unique needs.
Is Reiki a type of healing?
Yes, Reiki is considered a type of healing through how its methods work with boosting a persons energy.
How is this achieved?
Practitioners utilise on hand healing techniques. Essentially, hands are placed lightly on a persons body for this treatment.
What are the benefits of Reiki treatments?
There are many benefits from Reiki treatments. Relaxation and an increase in feelings such as peace, security, and well-being are found by many people following a treatment.
Yoga Ireland offers Reiki as a deeply relaxing healing treatment. As a result it can help with many physical and mental issues. For example improving sleep, our ability to manage pain, anxiety, and depression. People often find it helps them to cope with past and present day to day issues.
Reiki has its origins as a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation. In addition to promoting healing. It is administered by laying hands on the body. Within Reiki practice is the beief that an unseen “life force energy” flows through us and is what causes us to be alive.
Cancer research UK discusses why people with cancer use Reiki Encouraging people with cancer to consider Reiki as a way feel deeply relaxed, to help people tocope with difficult situations, asist with relieving emotional stress and tension and to help to improve overall wellbeing.
Essentially, people with cancer often say they feel better after using Reiki. Studies show that this is often because a therapist spends time with the person in addition to the touch involved with the healing.
For many cancer patients, who experience the rush and stress of hospitals and treatment. Reiki can be very relaxing when someone gives you attention for a period of time, in a calm setting. Reiki is sometimes used in palliative care, especially in hospices. Some people have found that Reiki has helped to control side effects of their cancer treatments, such as pain, anxiety and sickness. Many also sugges that Reiki helps them cope better with their cancer and its treatment. But it’s important to bear in mind that while Reiki may help you to cope with your symptoms or side effects, it is not able to treat your cancer.