Reiki for Cancer Patients: A Complementary Therapy for Wellbeing

(by Sarah Murphy, LPC)  Energy psychology includes tapping therapies, which have been widely researched and which we write about frequently. However, there is more to energy psychology than meridian tapping. Some energy psychology practices focus on the chakras (Advanced Integrative Therapies, for example, is a chakra-based energy psychology method). Others focus on the biofield. Energy […]

Energy, Spring, and Post-Isolation: an Energy Psychology Approach

(by Aviva Chansky Guttmann, LMSW) With spring’s arrival this year, we may experience an array of contradictory emotions about the immediate future. Global hopes about the efficacy of COVID vaccines bring the tentative yet welcome promise of more freedom to gather with loved ones and celebrate life. Under non-pandemic reality, spring is associated with the […]

You’re not failing, you’re just learning

There are 4 important stages in learning new skills that we all must go through. Failure to understand (or know about) these steps often leads to unnecessary feelings of shame and lower self-esteem. In some cases, it can lead to people abandoning the learning process, with thoughts that they are stupid or poorly skilled. But […]