Reiki Articles


Reiki - Women and Health

February 29, 2016 Dawn Fleming

Millions of Americans are spending billions of dollars on complementary health care seeking health and well being from a holistic approach. Reiki is a Japanese form of complementary healing that has been around for over 100 years and is making a big difference in today’s health care, particularly for women. It is very powerful in assisting almost any medical condition to heal. Reiki works on healing physical, emotional, and mental disorders. It has been proven to accelerate the healing process after surgery and reduces pain levels caused by various conditions. It works very well in coordination with conventional medical treatments.How...


Reiki for Massage Therapists

February 29, 2016 Dawn Fleming

There are many benefits to both the client and the massage practitioner when USUI Reiki is integrated into a massage session. Reiki is a powerful form of healing touch, which assists in the healing process. It was developed in Japan in the late 1800’s and is currently used and taught worldwide. It was named for the founder of Reiki, Mikao USUI. Reiki works on all levels – the physical, emotional and mental. Reiki can be used to accelerate a clients healing process, reduce pain, calm a person, balance the body’s energy, etc. Reiki can be used with a massage session...


Reiki for Nurses

February 29, 2016 Dawn Fleming

Reiki, the gentle art of healing touch, once a misunderstood mystery is now an energy modality that more and more patients are requesting. Many nursing professionals are taking Reiki classes to further their knowledge of energy medicine and to increase the intensity of the energy, which they can extend to their patients. Usui Reiki is the name of the original Reiki teachings, which originated in Japan through Dr. Mikao Usui in the late 1800’s. All other types of Reiki are a deviation, some having nothing to do with the original Usui teachings. What makes Usui Reiki different from other types...


Reiki ­Changing Reiki Students' Lives for the Better

February 29, 2016 Dawn Fleming

People take a Reiki class for a variety of reasons. In 1993, I was led to Reiki after my daughter had an eye issues that was not healing the way the doctor said it would. At first I learned an energy technique called chakra balancing. It was a good place to start, but I found that it had so many steps to follow that it interfered with my innate intuitive gifts that did not need all of the steps. A friend of mine took a Reiki I class and told me about it. She said it was exactly what I...


The Power of Distant Healing

February 29, 2016 Dawn Fleming

Many people discount the power of distant/absentee healing (the term distant, distance, and absentee healing are all the same.) They believe that if the practitioner is not present for the session, the results would not be as effective as a hands-on session. From working with energy over 20 years, I find that both hands-on and distant healing are equally empowering, with both providing deep healing on all levels. Every level that can be accessed hands-on can also be accessed at a distance. Sometimes I find distant healing easier because there are fewer distractions when the person is not there. It...