Reiki Energy Healing
Reiki is a spiritual healing art with its roots in Japanese origin. The word Reiki comes from the Japanese word (Rei) which means “Universal Life” and (Ki) which means “Energy”. Reiki is not affiliated with any particular religion or religious practice. It is not massage nor is it based on belief or suggestion. It is a subtle and effective form of energy work using spiritually guided life force energy.
Reiki is the life energy that flows through all living things. Reiki Practitioners understand that everyone has the ability to connect with their own healing energy and use it to strengthen energy in themselves and help others. It is believed that a person’s “ki” or energy should be strong and free flowing. When this is true a person’s body and mind is in a positive state of health. When the energy becomes weak or blocked it could lead to symptoms of physical or emotional imbalance.
A Reiki session can help ease tension and stress and can help support the body to facilitate an environment for healing on all levels – physical, mental, and emotional. A session is pleasant and relaxing and is often utilized for one’s personal wellness.
Due to COVID-19, I’m offering distance Reiki sessions through Zoom.
Reiki Practitioner Certification
All Reiki Certification classes will take place online and are just as effective.
In Level 1, you will learn the history of reiki and it’s applications, and you will receive the 1st level attunement, which enables you to practice reiki on yourself and others as a channel for the healing energy. You do not need to have any specific background or religious beliefs as anyone can learn this healing modality.
In Level 2 you will be introduced to the three symbols, learn how to perform distance healing and practice doing a group healing. Prerequisite is Level 1 with me or another Reiki Master/Teacher.
This training is for:
- Anyone interested in learning Reiki energy healing for yourself and your loved ones.
- Medical personnel, body workers, hospice staff, volunteers, counselors, and other healing professionals.
For more information call Jordan at 310-422-5852 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where does reiki come from?
Reiki is believed to have been associated with Mikao Usui who is credited with rediscovering the root system now called Reiki. His tradition and methods were passed through several grandmasters of Reiki. Today, Reiki takes many forms, however, The Usui System of Natural Healing is still the form most widely practiced.
Practitioners and Master Teachers are trained through an initiation process where Masters pass on their knowledge and expertise to their students.
What is a session like?
A session is usually 30-60 minutes long. A discussion will usually take place during an initial session with a Reiki Practitioner. They will describe the session to the client, give the client an opportunity to discuss any particular problems or issues they are experiencing and ask them what they are hoping to achieve from their session.
For the actual session, the client will rest comfortably on a massage table on their back with their shoes removed. Reiki can be performed with the client sitting comfortably in a chair as well. Unlike massage therapy, no articles of clothing are removed and a client is always fully clothed; loose, comfortable clothing is suggested. A session can either be hands-on, where a Practitioner will apply a light touch during the session, or hands-off where they will hold their hands slightly above your body. If a client prefers not to be touched they can indicate this to the practitioner before they begin.
The session will then proceed with the Reiki Practitioner moving through specific standard Reiki hand positions beginning at the person’s head or feet. A recipient of Reiki might feel a warming sensation or a tingling during the session or nothing at all but sheer relaxation. The session should be very pleasant, relaxing and invigorating.
Please Note: Reiki is meant to be used as a complement to traditional care or as a personal relaxation or stress reducing tool. It is not a substitute for qualified medical or traditional care.
–Content provided by the International Association of Reiki Professionals