Reiki for Teenagers & Children

Reiki for Teenagers & Children

The media is increasingly reporting a rise in stress and anxiety within children and teenagers as they are battling peer and exam pressures.  Together with that we read about increased cases of autism, ADHD, ADD, and so forth.  So how to cope with that naturally? How can you deal with that without having your child to pop some pills? Some of the solutions include Reiki and Yoga, together with a wholsome diet. Below is just a little bit of an extract of how these natural approaches can benefit your child and how they are applied. Once you start looking, the internet is filled with forums and association articles discussing the benefits of Reiki to teenagers and children. Personally I have had my own success stories with children in my practice (see an older blog post), but here are what others had to say: Lawrence Palevsky, M.D., FAAP, former chief of pediatric acute care at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, has reportedly promoted Reiki as a valuable part of care, of conditions including ADHD, ADD, Asthma and IBS as Reiki quietly addresses the emotional component of conditions, and empowers kids with another tool for self-regulation. According to Pamela Miles, author of Reiki: A Comprehensive Guide (Penguin Group, 2006) “Reiki is great for teens because they don’t have to talk. It is rare for teens to want to tell their problems to anyone who is not their age.” So what are the direct benefits of Reiki to teenagers and children? Reiki..: Reiki is calming & balancing Reiki provides a sense of inner peace It improves concentration Supports the management...