Reiki, pronounced ‘ray-key’, is a Japanese word meaning ‘Universal Life Energy’, an energy which is all around us and flows through all living things. Reiki evolved from the experience, ancient teachings, meditation and research of a Japanese Buddhist Dr Mikao Usui in the early twentieth century.
Reiki is relaxing, and can help with a range of problems, from general well-being to a specific injury or ailment. Reiki helps renew the energy flow, restoring balance and re-invigorating, making the body more capable of healing itself.
Reiki has no religious or faith attachments and it is not a substitute for conventional medicine.
Reiki can help with stress reduction and promotion of relaxation, it triggers the body’s natural healing abilities (immune system). Reiki may help to relieve pain from migraine, arthritis, sciatica.It may also help with symptoms of asthma, chronic fatigue, menopausal symptoms, and insomnia.
Reiki can aid the recovery from surgery or long-term illness.
Reiki may also be helpful in promoting the reduction of side-effects of medications or treatments.
Reiki may help with psychological and emotional problems.