Reiki is a from of therapy that uses simple no-touch techniques with the goal of improving the flow of life energy in a person. Practitioners are trained to detect and alleviate problems of energy flow on the physical, emotional, and spiritual level. It can have a positive effect on all forms of illness and other conditions from colds/flu, tension and anxiety, to serious illness like heart disease, cancer, leukemia, PTSD, etc. Reiki has also been known to help reduce or eliminate the side effects of regular medical treatments. This includes the negative effects of chemotherapy and post-operative pain and depression. Success has also been noted when working on children with Autism Spectrum disorders, ADD/ADHD, and other physical and behavioral issues. Its calming and balancing effect helps them feel more at ease.