Egg & Hand

How the cupped hand position for Reiki changed my life

When I was first taught to do Reiki, I knew something was happening, because I could feel warmth, and energy. But Reiki seemed more or less like magic that ebbed and flowed, unpredictable, wonderful, but not particularly knowable. I wanted more than this, so I found a Reiki Master Teacher who understood the practical applications […]

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How Understanding Reiki: From Self Care to Energy Medicine changed my life By: Amelia Beamer

How Understanding Reiki: From Self Care to Energy Medicine changed my life By: Amelia Beamer

Until about a year ago, I had no confidence when I talked to people about Reiki. Sure, I could call on my personal experience with Reiki, but it was a little too personal. Too easy for someone to dismiss. So I talked about Reiki as it was taught to me, but that just sounded like […]

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The case for starting at the feet and working above the body with Reiki

The case for starting at the feet and working above the body with Reiki By: Amelia Beamer

As a Reiki Professional, I usually start at the client’s feet or knees, and I usually work a few inches to a foot or two above their physical body. Why? My first experience with Reiki involved a person I had just met touching my face. I could smell her hands. It felt awkward to have […]

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