Why Women Are Turing To Energy Healing For A Mind-Body Reboot
Energy healing is gaining serious cred as the remedy for all sorts of modern woes—dating drama, work stress, family trauma, and even physical maladies like headaches.
Yes, energy healing is gaining serious cred as the remedy for all sorts of modern woes—dating drama, work stress, family trauma, and even physical maladies like headaches.
Some fans swear by hands-on therapies like acupuncture and reiki, while others are addicted to more esoteric interventions like sound baths and breathwork. But no matter which trippy practice turns you on, the end goal’s the same: to clear blocks in your body’s energetic field so that you can move past whatever’s holding you back in life.
And with a new generation of young, cool, clued-in practitioners who understand both ancient tradition and emoji, it’s never been easier to turn to energy work for a mind-body reboot.
“Medical doctors and lawyers have started coming to see me—it’s amazing.”
“There have been lots of studies [that back this up.] Some focus on how to measure healing energy. Some focus on specific techniques such as reiki, and some focus on a specific condition, such as pain,” she explains.
Even MDs are starting to wise up to the power of energetic work as a complementary therapy. Blakeway says many of her clients today are referred by traditional doctors, who are encouraged by results they’ve seen in previous patients.
“As people and the planet are waking up, we’re returning to the ancient wisdoms that have been around for hundreds of thousands of years.”
Alyson Charles (AKA Rockstar Shaman) is one healer who’s seen her public profile skyrocket over the past year. “I regularly partner with luxury hotels and resorts, and I’ve led guided meditations for Art Basel, employees at Bloomingdale’s, and much more,” she says. (Oh, and let’s not forget she’s also writing monthly energy forecasts for Well+Good.)
And she believes that the pace is only going to pick up. “Going forward, you’ll see it becoming more and more the norm to chant, burn palo santo, have your own healer, and go to moon circles. As people and the planet are waking up, we’re returning to the ancient wisdoms that have been around for hundreds of thousands of years.”
Still not convinced? According to Hanekamp, you don’t have to spring for a pricey healing session or retreat to dabble in energy work—just buying a crystal or soaking your feet in Epsom salt may be enough to make you feel a little better.
You don’t have to spring for a pricey healing session to dabble in energy work—just buying a crystal may be enough to make you feel a little better.
Hanekamp then performed her signature healing ritual on him, which involves sound, crystals, and chakra balancing. “After he left, he wrote me this really beautiful letter that said, ‘That experience changed my life… I feel so open and balanced now.’”
Looks like the healer’s den really is the new therapist’s couch.
Source: Well and Good
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