Posted on Aug 16, 2007 | Comments 0
New to complementary healing? You need to take responsibility for your own health with the help of any one of various types of complementary healing methods.
While selecting complementary healing ensure that which practice to try. Don’t worry about the effects and safety issues of complementary healing.
You can find many different types of complementary healing methods. Sometimes it can be frustrating to choose among a large list.
You can narrow down the field of complementary healing choices. Ask yourself some basic questions like:
For what type of condition you want to seek help?
- Mental health issue
- A particular health issue
Do you enjoy the feeling when your feet touched?
The example of foot massage is reflexology.
Do you feel comfortable with massaging?
Examples of massage therapy are Swiss body, aromatherapy massage, and head massage.
Want to try flower remedies or options?
Examples of flower remedy are Bach flower remedy, herbs, vitamin supplement, health foods.
Does the thought of the non-invasive hands on type of healing appeal?
Examples of healing methods with the help of hands are crystal healing, stones, reiki, and spiritual healing.
You can find health magazines and the internet with full of advertisements for all the various types of complementary healing on offer. You can also find books under the sections like mind, body and health issues at your near by library.
Make a call and explain about your problem with your health care provider earlier before booking an appointment.
It may be that you require changing your everyday life to integrate a more holistic attitude and therefore, taking up the complementary healing methods like Tai-chi, yoga, or Pilates may be more beneficial.
Working of complementary healer:
The common thing with all complementary healers is they all work with energies. Those are the energies both inside you and all around you.
Complementary healing works effective when you suffer from physical ailments. The healer works to unblock the energy inside your body.
Your complementary healer works to unblock the energy and replace it with positive energy and restore your entire health condition.
There are the energy centers named as Chakras which run from the base of the torso to the forehead, after that there are meridian lines which run through the entire body.
Most of the complementary healers work closely with 7 Chakra centers and the rest of the healers work with meridian lines.
What you need to do after familiar with complementary healing?
Take control of yourself. Try some complementary healing methods like meditation, Pilates, tai-chi and yoga which you can do at home or at your work place. All these exercises or relaxation techniques help you in releasing positive energy and a positive frame of mind.
Use the above questions to narrow down the list. For instance, reiki is a gentle form of complementary healing by a hands-on method and relates to the 7 chakra energy center, while shiatsu is somewhat a tough form of massage which deals with meridian energy centers throughout the entire body and offers relaxation.