Traditional Japanese Reiki: Shoden Gendai (Level I) and Okuden Gendai (Level II)
James Pearson Shihan, RYS 500, is an Usui Reiki Master, Kripalu Yoga teacher, and bodywork facilitator who co-teaches Reiki trainings with Audrey. He facilitates yoga nidra experiences and is a masterful yogi of chant. www.yogapathways.com
Full Bio & Programs
Audrey Pearson Shihan is a certified Gendai Reiki Shihan, Kripalu Yoga teacher, and founder of Yogapathways, a Center for Yoga and Reiki in Marlborough, Massachusetts. She teaches from more than 30 years of experience in…
Full Bio & Programs
For all levels.
In creating the Usui Reiki system, Mikao Usui’s intention was to offer a path to enlightenment: a state of perfect harmony and spiritual fulfillment. In this workshop, you begin to open your energy channel to that harmony, through attunements, breath awareness, meditation, visualization, self-purification, and self-empowerment techniques.
Level I training includes Usui Sensei’s healing techniques for attaining physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual equilibrium. In Level II, you deepen your contact with Reiki energy and learn techniques to accelerate healing.
During this training, you
- Receive Reiju (attunement) for Japanese Reiki levels I and II
- Learn the Japanese Giho (technique) for self-healing and healing others
- Receive the first three Reiki symbols that Mikao Usui transmitted to his students
- Learn to send Reiki beyond time and space.
Upon completion, you receive a Professional Reiki Practitioner certificate and membership in Gendai Reiki America.
- 13 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $30 additional charge
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
Rates below reflect total housing costs for all program nights.
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $339 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $516 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More