Reiki came from the Japanese word “rei” which means universal life or God’s Wisdom and “ki” which means energy.  It is an art of alternative healing that originated from Japan. A Japanese Buddhist was said to have developed it.  It is a relaxation therapy that reduces stress and promotes healing. It involves laying of hands, mantras, energies, and blessings of the Reiki practitioner.

Practitioners believe that we have a so-called life energy. If this energy is high and free flowing inside the body, you are healthy and life will be good to you. If it is low, on the other hand, then you may be experiencing mental or health problems as well as unfavorable life situations. Reiki is definitely another option for milder forms of self-help relaxation techniques.  For more serious mental and behavioral problems though, such as depression or addiction of any type, it is best getting help for an addiction from professionals themselves.…