Reiki is a Japanese technique that helps reduce stress and relax the body. It also promotes healing. Reiki is derived from two Japanese words – Rei which means “God’s Wisdom or a Higher power” and Ki which means “Life force Energy”.
Reiki is actually a Higher power guided life force energy. This technique is administered by “laying on hands” and it is based on an idea that an unseen “life force energy” flows through us that is why we are alive. A low “life force energy” means we are most likely to feel stress or get sick, while a high “life force energy” means we are more capable of being happy and healthy.
At Integrative Healing Center, we offer you exceptional Reiki treatment. The experience of Reiki treatment provided at our treatment center feels like a wonderful glowing radiance that flows through and around you. Most times the experience may change and you get to feel heat or refreshingly cool in the practitioner’s hands. Other common experiences are subtle pulsations where the practitioner’s hands are placed or cascading waves of pulsations throughout the body.
During the Reiki treatment, you may experience an almost immediate release of stress and a feeling of deep relaxation. As the days proceed, you may experience other changes like, a stronger digestion a sense of being more centered and poised and less reactive, and sleeping comfortably at night. This treatment is simple, natural and a safe method of spiritual healing and self-improvement that is suitable for everyone.
During the treatment session, our competent, well-trained Reiki practitioner applies the “hands-on” technique where he/she places their hands on the shoulder of their client. The client will lay flat down on his/her stomach on the treatment table or sit comfortably supported in a chair. He/she has to be fully clothed before any treatment will be administered.
This amazingly simple technique is offered through light, non-invasive touch with the practitioner’s hands placed and held on a series of locations on the head and front and back of the torso. Our well-trained Reiki practitioner ensures that the placement of their hands should never be intrusive or inappropriate. Be rest assured that no pressure will be applied.
For your Reiki healing, our experts at Integrative Healing Center are well recognized to provide excellent services. Our Reiki healing will help promote relaxation and reduce stress. The treatment procedure also help in reducing depression and anxiety by changing your mood.
Furthermore, our Reiki treatment procedure will help increase mobility in case of shoulder pain, wrist pain, and lower back pain. It improves indices of metabolic syndrome, while helping your heal faster. The treatment technique can also be used to treat symptoms associated with cancer.
At Integrative Healing Center, we work with a team of highly experienced, well trained Reiki practitioners that have been healing people like you for years. We will create a personalized plan and offer expert advice on lifestyle changes. This will go a long way in improving your health.
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At Integrative Healing Center, we offer you an experience of Reiki treatment which feels like a wonderful glowing radiance that flows through and around you. The treatment procedure is perfect to help you achieve emotional clarity and spiritual growth.
For more information on how this treatment will help relieve you of any symptom or aliment, we are just a call away. Please feel free to contact. We also offer private consultations. Be rest assured that you will feel relaxed and comfortable all through the healing process.
Stress reduction and relaxation are the best proved health benefits of Reiki. Actually, this Japanese energy healing therapy is designed to trigger your body’s relaxation response and reduce stress. Most ailments today are somehow linked to the stress factor, be it environmental stress, work stress, or emotional stress. In fact, most of the therapy’s health benefits are based on these factors.Stress can lead to irregular heart rhythms that could result in angina or stroke. Stress triggers gastrointestinal problems because common hormones such as leptin and ghrelin regulate the brain and stomach. Eating disorders are a common consequence of stress, since you tend to overeat when you are stressed out, or you have an aversion to food. Mood disorders and many psychological problems arise because of stress. Stress can lead to sexual problems in men.
Changes in mood are very much associated with anxiety and depression. A number of studies have demonstrated overall mood benefits with Reiki. The benefits are specific to those with negative mood. The studies showed that once your mood improves, the improvements are accompanied by reduced anxiety. Not only does your anxiety reduce, you can also see significant decrease in depression, anger, and confusion. Your positive energy increases and the loss of vigour that comes with depression also improves.
An interesting study published in the journal Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine which compared the effectiveness of improving range of motion through physical therapy and Reiki, found that both showed the same effect in improving the range of motion (ROM) of the affected part. These results suggest that the beneficial effects of Reiki and on ROM may arise from alterations in local joint or muscle structures rather than the pain system.
A friend of mine went into the hospital for some reconstructive surgery due to breast cancer. After a couple of weeks, I saw her husband and inquired about her health. He was devastated and told me that she had developed a severe infection and had been running a fever of 104 degrees for several days and the doctors did not know where it was coming from. He said they believed her organs could begin her organs could begin to shutdown. I began to send Reiki to her immediately. Upon my arrival the next morning, she looked wonderful! I asked her how she was and she said it was amazing. She woke up that morning and her temperature was completely normal. She felt great! The doctors had no explanation for her healing.’ – As told by Kathleen
This may sound like a miracle, but one intriguing finding reported in the journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine showed a similar result with Reiki. An obese hypertensive patient was treated for Hepatitis C. The side effect of the treatment was anaemia and neutropenia (severe deficiency of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell, leading to susceptibility to infection). Reiki therapy was administered to him to relieve anxiety and to enhance his sense of well-being. Incidentally, the doctors noted that his neutrophil count and hematocrit improved significantly, which in turn improved bone marrow function. So much so, that the patient was infection-free even after one year of treatment.
Metabolic syndrome, a cluster of symptoms associated with the risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and other chronic conditions, affects a substantial and increasing percentage of the world population. Physical activity is perhaps the best way you can improve the outcomes of metabolic syndrome, but Reiki too has shown to be equally effective.
‘Many individuals, such as those who are overweight and sedentary and at highest risk for the metabolic syndrome, may be unable or unwilling to participate in conventional types of physical activity such as strength training and gym-based exercises. Mind-body modalities are simple, economical, noninvasive therapies, easy to learn, and can be practiced easily by individuals who may experience potential limitations in mobility,’ according to Joel Anderson and Ann Gill Taylor at Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, USA.
Although the researchers did not specifically mention Reiki, they supported the potential clinical effectiveness of mind-body therapies as supportive care modalities for management of metabolic syndrome, especially insulin resistance and high blood pressure.
Reiki, or for that matter, any mind-body therapy cannot cure cancer. But they can effectively treat associated symptoms of cancer such as depression, pain, and fatigue. For example, in a study published in the journal Integrative Cancer Therapy, researchers reported that treatment with Reiki for 5 consecutive days, followed by 1-week no treatment, then 2 additional Reiki sessions, in various cancer patients could significantly decrease tiredness, pain, and anxiety, and improve quality of life.
In the same vein, Reiki relieves pain from migraine, sciatica, and arthritis. It also helps reduce symptoms of asthma, menopause, and insomnia.
Reiki not only heals you physically, it also heals you emotionally. One of the most endearing effects of Reiki is that it can enhance your capability to love, to empathize as it enables you to deeply connect with people. It can strengthen your relationships. It can heal your personal relationships. Reiki brings about inner peace and harmony, the essential qualities of spiritual growth. It ‘cleans’ and clears your emotions. Reiki is thus fast becoming an accepted presence in hospitals and clinics maybe because the healing approach is non-traumatic and easily integrated with conventional therapies.