Crystals have always fascinated and intrigued humankind. They have been used for healing by many cultures from the ancient civilizations of the East to the indigenous peoples of the Americas. Today, crystal therapists use the stones to interact with the body's subtle energy system to heal and enhance our physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. "Live Better: Crystal Healing" is the perfect introduction to the healing powers of crystals. Packed with practical information, the book includes all the basic techniques for using crystals to heal yourself and others. With a colour guide to the most popular crystals and their properties, it also shows you how to choose and cleanse stones, use them to treat physical ailments and employ them in the home and at work to protect yourself and your environment. Full of inspirational wisdom and illustrated with beautiful photographs throughout, "Live Better: Crystal Healing" will help you to discover the remarkable healing properties of crystals.
Shirley O'Donoghue is a qualified crystal therapist. A member of the Affiliation of Crystal Healing Organisations, she has been teaching at practitioner level for 14 years and currently tutors at Lucis College, Surrey. She is the author of two books on crystals.