Cancer Center

Reiki Therapy Program

woman receiving reiki therapy

If you or a family member have been diagnosed with cancer and are looking for holistic therapies to integrate into your treatment plan, look no further than the Cancer Center at Tufts Medical Center in downtown Boston

Here at the Cancer Center, we understand that coping with a cancer diagnosis and subsequent treatments can be difficult. That's why we offer Reiki therapy to our patients. Learn more about this service  and ask your provider how to get started.

What is Reiki therapy?

Reiki is an Eastern healing method/art and holistic healing practice used to provide relaxation, promote balance and improve one's sense of well-being. Reiki sessions may help manage symptoms and side effects of chemotherapy and other medications, as well as improve health problems such as anxiety, pain, fatigue and insomnia. Your Reiki specialist will ask you questions about your particular condition to customizethe best possible treatment for you.

What to expect

By integrating Reiki therapy and other complementary holistic services into your traditional cancer treatments, the Cancer Center team at Tufts Medical Center provide a more well-rounded healing experience so you can better manage your symptoms and focus your energy on your health and healing.

Nadine Linendoll, GNP-BC, PhD, MDiv, Nurse Researcher

Barbara Parton, LicAc, RN 

Edie Snow, LMT