Reiki for healing is a form of alternative therapy that originated in Japan. It is based on the concept of channeling energy through the hands to promote healing, balance, and overall well-being. The word “Reiki” is derived from the Japanese words “rei,” meaning universal, and “ki,” meaning life force or energy.
Here’s a brief explanation of Reiki and some of the reported benefits:
Principles of Reiki:
• Life Energy: There is the existence of a universal life energy that flows through all living things.
• Channeling Energy: Through specific hand placements or hovering hands over the body, reiki aims to channel this universal energy to promote physical, emotional, and spiritual healing.
• Balancing Energy Centers: Reiki is thought to balance and harmonize the energy centers or chakras in the body, promoting a sense of balance and well-being.
Benefits of Reiki:
1. Relaxation: Reiki is often associated with deep relaxation and stress reduction. Many people find the experience calming and soothing.
2. Pain Management: Some individuals report relief from pain or discomfort after Reiki sessions. It may be used as a complementary approach for managing chronic pain conditions.
3. Emotional Well-being: Reiki is believed to help release emotional blockages and promote emotional balance. Recipients may experience a sense of calm and improved mood.
4. Enhanced Spiritual Connection: For some individuals, Reiki fosters a sense of spiritual connection or awareness.
5. Improved Sleep: Reiki sessions are sometimes associated with better sleep quality and improved sleep patterns.
6. Support for Healing Processes: Reiki is viewed as a supportive modality for individuals going through various healing processes, whether physical or emotional.
At Ozark Holistic Healing, we offer reiki for your fur family. The principles of Reiki, are applicable to animals as well as humans. Reiki for animals is often referred to as “animal Reiki” or “pet Reiki.” Animals are often considered to be highly sensitive to energy, and they can be receptive to the calming and balancing effects of Reiki.
$60 per session (sliding scale available)
Sessions normally last 60-90 minutes.