Other Religions New Age / Metaphysical Medical Intuitives - How Do They Know What Does It Mean to be a Medical Intuitive? Share Flipboard Email Print Prophet and Psychic Edgar Cayce. Bettmann / Getty Images New Age / Metaphysical Holistic Healing Divination Chakra Balancing Reiki Crystal Therapy By Phylameana lila Desy Reiki Expert Phylameana lila Desy, the author of "The Everything Guide to Reiki," is a freelance writer, holistic healing consultant, intuitive counselor, and an energy medicine practitioner. our editorial process Phylameana lila Desy Updated May 09, 2019 A Medical Intuitive is a psychic or intuitive counselor who specializes in perceiving information concerning the human body. A Medical Intuitive can energetically read the insides (organs, glands, blood, etc.) of our bodies. How a Medical Intuitive Works This work is done by intuitively scanning the body for areas or imbalance that may need alignment or treatment. Often times the Medical Intuitive will be able to explain the connection of the energy to an emotion or an event causing the illness. Intuited information can then be provided to the client's medical doctor and/or health care professional for further evaluation and discussion of possible treatments. Many medical intuitives work with (or are) medical doctors themselves. There are many healers who we feel could easily fall under the category of medical intuitive but choose not to label themselves as such because they lack traditional medical training. These practitioners are often found in the non-medical healings arts which include energy work, bodywork, counseling, etc. These practitioners allow an inner knowing or intuitive nature to lead them where to lay hands on clients, offering them advice, etc. They can often identify energy blockages and imbalances, recognizing the strengths and weakness of their client's overall health and well being. Louise Hay's book entitled Heal Your Body is widely used as a medical intuitive resource book. Note: Although a Medical Intuitive can often see what a traditional examination may overlook a session with a Medical Intuitive is not recommended as a replacement for medical treatment. Famous Medical Intuitives Phineas Parkhurst Quimby - Dr. Quimby, with his clairvoyant faculty, gets knowledge in regard to the phenomena which does not come through the natural senses, and by explaining to his patients changes the direction of the mind, and the explanation is the science or cure. [Quimby and the patient] sit down together. He has no knowledge of the patient's feelings through his natural senses till after having placed his mind upon them. Then he becomes perfectly passive and, the patient's mind being troubled puts him into a clairvoyant state, together with his natural state, thus being in two states at once when he takes feelings, accompanied by their state of mind and thoughts. A history of their trouble thus learned, together with the name of the disease, he relates to the patient. This constitutes the disease and the evidences in the body are the effects of the belief he is not afraid of the disease. Not being afraid of the belief he is not afraid of the disease. Source: Quimby's Complete Writings(3:210) Edgar Cayce - Known as the Sleeping Prophet, Edgar Cayce could diagnose and treat patients not in his physical presence. Cayce followers recorded over 30,000 of his Health Readings. Research of thousands of his readings findings demonstrates a correlation between the mental processes and how they can be manifested as physical or mental illness. Caroline Myss - Noted medical intuitive of modern day is Caroline Myss, Ph.D., author of Why People Don't Heal & How They Can, Anatomy of the Spirit, and Creation of Health. Myss, teaming with Norman Shealy, M.D. work together as a medical intuitive team. Dr. Barbara Brennan - Best Selling Author of The Hands of Light and founder of The Barbara Brennan School of Healing. Dr Brennan with her scientific background as NASA physicist gives us an intelligent perspective on the Human Energy Field and the chakras and how they can be viewed metaphysically. Disclaimer: The information contained on this site is intended for educational purposes only and is not a substitute for advice, diagnosis or treatment by a licensed physician. You should seek prompt medical care for any health issues and consult your doctor before using alternative medicine or making a change to your regimen.