Sound & Mantra Therapy

Sound & Mantra Therapy

Nicholas Peters sound bath with Koshi chimes, Himalayan bowls, shruti box, and frame drums
Himalayan bowls, Koshi chimes, shruti box, frame drums, and more feature in my sound baths

What is sound & mantra therapy?

Sound therapy is one of the world’s oldest healing modalities. We are made up of energy vibrations and our energies are focused around the seven chakras. When we are healthy, our chakras are spinning and our aura expands outwards into our physical environment. Sometimes our chakras become blocked and they do not vibrate as harmoniously as they should, causing us to experience physical and emotional health issues. The analogy that sound therapists use is that human energies are like musical instruments which need re-tuning from time to time.

Mantras are sacred words of power chanted in Sanskrit, serving as mind liberation devices. Through chanting mantras with intention, we can manifest positive physical and mental changes in our lives. When combined with sacred sound instruments, the effects become even more powerful.

Sound & mantra therapy stimulates the body’s natural production of nitric oxide which helps to boost our immune system, similar to when we exercise. Our chakras are stimulated by sound to allow us to open up to the therapeutic healing process. Sound not only resonates through us, but it also helps us to vibrate at a higher, and healthier, frequency.

What issues can sound & mantra therapy help you with?

Sound & mantra therapy induces a state of deep relaxation, so it is ideal as a complementary/alternative treatment for stress, depression, anxiety, anger, lack of confidence, as well as conditions such as fibromyalgia, ME, MS, ADHD, insomnia, poor blood circulation, headaches, cramps, and more. It can also be used effectively alongside conventional medicine.

Please note that I operate as a holistic, complementary and alternative therapist. As such, I do NOT claim to cure you or to diagnose any medical condition in the same regard as a GP.

What instruments do I work with?

I use handmade and ethically sourced Himalayan (sometimes called Tibetan) singing bowls, shamanic frame drums (made with vegan-friendly artificial drum heads), voice, shruti box, and various smaller percussion instruments, such as rattles, rainsticks, and Koshi wind chimes. The treatments can focus on one instrument (or voice), or any combination of these, depending on your needs.

What treatments do I offer?

The main treatments I offer are:

• Relaxation with Himalayan bowls

• Shamanic drumming

• Chakra balancing and cleansing

• Chakra seed sounds

• Sanskrit mantras

• I AM affirmations

• Power songs

• 1-to-1 sound bath

• On-the-body Himalayan singing bowl treatments for headaches, insomnia, anxiety, depression, anger, blood circulation, and the feet.

If you would like more information about any of the treatments I offer, please send me a message via the contact form at the bottom of this page and I will happily send you a PDF of my brochure.

Treatment settings

I offer 1-to-1 client-led treatments face-to-face or online, group sound baths (face-to-face), and corporate events (face-to-face). *During the COVID-19 pandemic, I am currently only offering online sessions. If you wish to have a face-to-face session, please message me and I will then contact you when it is safe to run face-to-face sessions again.*

Book a 1-to-1 sound & mantra therapy session with me

Please send me a message via the contact form at the bottom of this page if you would like to have a sound & mantra therapy session with me, or if you have any queries about any of the treatments.

Pricing

1-to-1 sessions are £45 for 60 minutes, £25 for 30 minutes. Payment is required 24 hours prior to session and can be made via BACs or PayPal.

Group sound baths – the price for my group sound baths will vary depending on the venue hire.

Corporate events (e.g. staff away days/training/wellbeing days) – I can combine 1-to-1 treatments/demonstrations along with group workshops/lectures and/or a corporate group sound bath as requested. Please send me a message via the contact form below, indicating your requirements.

Where am I based?

I am based in the Hale and Altrincham area of Trafford, South Manchester, UK. I also offer treatments online. *During the COVID-19 pandemic, I am currently only offering online sessions. If you wish to have a face-to-face session, please message me and I will then contact you when it is safe to run face-to-face sessions again.*

Contraindications for sound & mantra therapy

Please note that unless it is approved in writing by your GP, I am unable to offer sound & mantra therapy to:

• Pregnant ladies

• Children under 10 years of age

• Anyone with a pacemaker, stents, mechanical shunts, or any other metal implants in their body (excluding tooth fillings)

• Anyone with unhealed broken bones

• Anyone who has recently had invasive surgery which is still healing

• Anyone currently undergoing chemotherapy

• Anyone who has epileptic fits which are triggered by sound

• Sound therapy induces altered states of consciousness and so it requires a certain level of mental resilience. As such, I regretfully would not be able to offer treatment to anyone who has a serious mental health condition, especially those who experience dissociation regularly (please ask for more details if you are unsure).


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