Reiki is the Japanese form of hands on healing. Reiki can be translated as “universal life force energy and is pronounced as “ray-key”. The word reiki is a combination of two Japanese words Rei – spirit or universe and ki – life force energy. Reiki began in Japan in the early 20th century and today has become a popular holistic therapy for both the mind and body. Historically, people were often sent to the lady with healing hands!
The possible benefits of Reiki are: a reduction in stress, anxiety, insomnia and pain. Other possible benefits are increased energy levels and an improved sense of wellbeing.
Reiki is not a replacement for medical attention. Reiki does not interact with any medications, and is safe for all ages.