ISSN 1538-1080

Category: Variations on the Theme of Healing

From Patient to Respant

Unfortunately, doctors and health professionals, in general, do not study success. We are far more likely to consider an unexpected recovery to be due to treatment or a spontaneous remission. However, I have learned from my experience with these patients by asking them, Why didnt you die when you were supposed to? that they always

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Chakra Rebuilding: A Shamanic Healing Tool

Chakras pump our vital life force or chi from the bodys central axis throughout the body and the bodys electromagnetic field or aura. When they have been shattered from a trauma, abuse, assault, or injury, the chakras cannot function properly. An individual with a shattered chakra can keep endlessly recycling the same problem such as

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Creating Sacred Space: Walking a sacred path

In my work with Therapeutic Touch and CranioSacral Therapy, I have always had the sense that I was working in Sacred Space with my clients. My introduction to the sacred space of the Chartres Labyrinth led me on a new journey of self-discovery, healing and inspiration. More than twenty-five new labyrinth designs/paintings emerged in my

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Ho’oponopono: Universal healing method for mankind

Hooponopono is an ancient Hawaiian method of stress reduction, conflict resolution and energy clearing from people and places. This article refers to the transforming wisdom and its modern psychology and spiritual based applications. Hooponopono provides a profound method of healing that promotes the Universal Law of the Interconnection of Life. It is a powerful method

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“AND THE GREATEST OF THESE IS LOVE”: Impressive results of non-traditional healing methods in treating Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy/Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (RSD/CRPS)

This article is a summary of my work with a young woman, Marissa, who was diagnosed with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (RSD/CRPS). This is a very painful disorder that has no generally accepted treatment in conventional medicine. After several months of unsuccessful nerve blocks and other allopathic approaches, the

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AWARENESS-ACCEPTANCE AND TRANSFORMATION (AAT©): Letting go of distress and trauma using the wisdom of your body and expanding consciousness

AAT involves three simple steps: Awareness of distress/trauma. Acceptance of distress/trauma in the body. Transformation of distress/trauma through mindful relaxation. AAT is a wholistic model of intervention. It uses basic concepts of conventional psychology, energy psychology, the notion of consciousness and spiritual aspects of the human life. AAT evolved out of my clinical practice as

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WHEE on the Move in Peru and Canada

WHEE (Whole Health Easily and Effectively) is a potent self-healing technique, elegantly simple and easy to learn, yet deeply potent and rapid in its effects. It allows people to release negative emotions quickly, even when these have been caused by severe traumas that occurred years earlier. WHEE proved helpful to children with severe traumas in

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