Energy Profiling: Another Bogus Personality Test

iStock_000021611276_SmallJ writes: “I recently read on a blog about “Energy Profiling” or “Dressing Your Truth” by Carol Tuttle. I started watching the video series on energy profiling and felt that it was very New Age or based on eastern religions. The ‘Dressing Your Truth’ seems to be becoming very popular. As a Christian, I am concerned about this creeping into our churches, ladies retreats, etc. Are you familiar with energy profiling?”

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Why You Should Pass on Somato-Emotional Release Therapy

John Upledger, DO

John Upledger, DO

CF writes: “I have a question regarding a therapy. A friend of mine briefly talked about a therapy he recently experienced call ‘Somato-Emotional Release (SER) Therapy.’ I have not been able to find any information regarding this therapy from a Catholic perspective. Is this a therapy Catholics should avoid?”

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Is Reiki Music Okay?

reiki 2SM writes: “Many years ago before I knew what Reiki is about I bought a CD of “new age” relaxation music. I bought it on the strength of the sample one could listen to in the store, but the CD was marketed as being good for background music during Reiki massage. It was clearly created with the intention of being used during Reiki, given the packaging and liner notes.  Do you recommend that I get rid of it?”

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