Everyone should learn Reiki. It’s incredibly empowering and improves your life in measurable ways.
Reiki (pronounced like “ray key”) is a Japanese healing technique that uses energy to heal physically, emotionally, and mentally. Reiki energy flows where it is needed in the client and creates the healing the client most needs.
I had my first experience with Reiki back in 2001, when I had been battling anxiety, depression, and health issues. A friend recommended that I see her counselor who was also a Reiki practitioner. After 6 months of Reiki sessions, I felt like a new person! I was calmer and felt more in control of my life and my health.
The practitioner encouraged me to learn Reiki for myself, so in 2003 I studied Reiki Level 1. It opened my world up to all the benefits and a whole new way of living. In 2006, I completed the final level of training, Master/Teacher, because I wanted to be able to share Reiki with my friends, my family and anyone else who wanted to learn it.
Many people who learn Reiki felt “called” to it, and yet it helps to have some left-brained reasons to do it too. From my experience using Reiki to support myself, my family, and many clients, I can tell you that Reiki is an amazing tool with many benefits. Here are my top six:
If you still want to know more about Reiki is, please read another article I wrote, “What Is Reiki?” I also described a Reiki session experience in “What Will I Feel During a Reiki Session?” And of course, the best way to understand what Reiki can do is to come in and try it.
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