Research on Energy Healing

Hundreds of research studies, review articles and meta-analyses have been published in professional, peer-reviewed journals.

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The effectiveness of energy healing on the human energy field by trained energy healers has been studied and found to be statistically significant when compared to non-trained energy healers.

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Below are a few interesting studies about energy healing.

Baldwin, A. and Schwartz, G.E., “Personal Interaction with a Reiki Practitioner Decreases Noise-Induced Damage in An Animal Model”, Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, January 1, 2006.

Bengston, W., Kinslet, D. (2000) “The Effect of the ‘Laying On of Hands’ on Transplanted Breast Cancer in Mice,” Journal of Scientific Exploration, Fall, vol. 14(3), pp.353-364.

Bengston, W. (2000) “Some Implications of the Bengston/Krinsley Healing Experiments,” Monterey Institute for the Study of Alternative Healing Arts, vol.30-31, December , pp.353-364

Bengston, W. (2010) The Energy Cure: Unraveling the Mystery of Hands-on Healing. Sounds True: Boulder

Radin, D.; Michel, L; Galdamez,k. ;Wendland, P.; Robert Rickenbach,R.; and Arnaud Delorme, D. ( 2012) “Consciousness and the Double-Slit Interference Pattern: Six experiments. PHYSICS ESSAYS 25, pp 157-171

Church, D., Yount, G., Rachlin, K., Fox L. and Nelms, J. (2015) “Epigenetic effects of PTSD remediation in veterans using clinical EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques): A randomized control trial”. Paper presented at the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology Conference, Reston, VA, May 30, 2015. c 2016 Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology