Therapeutic Imagery (TI) aids each individual in
accessing her own power, wisdom, and healing potential. It works through
and enhances the mind-body connection. TI often begins with deep relaxation
that is facilitated by attention to breath and visual or other sensory
Each woman, working as a partner with her practitioner, is free to
choose how she can best use her session. In addition to physical problems
directly related to cancer, including pain, fatigue, preparation for
surgery/treatment, and side effects, she may also address issues such
as relationships, work, and feelings about living with cancer.
Practitioners come from diverse backgrounds, experiences and training,
including: hypnotherapy, Reiki or other energy healing, visualization,
and guided imagery. It is the practitioners intention, working
with issues of body, mind, emotions, and spirit, is to serve each
woman in the way that she finds most meaningful.