Preparation prior to Reiki Session
All jewelry such as: rings, earrings,
chains, bracelets, watches, and any other items that might
obstruct or restrict the proper flow of energy are removed.
Practitioner cleanses hands to promote
pleasant feelings and encourage a deeper relaxed state, this
is also beneficial to the Aura that surrounds the body.
Washing hands can also help to remove influences that could
possibly affect a sensitive client, thereby, causing an
Environment is smudged using a pleasant
and subdued forms of incense such a Sage.
Soothing and relaxed music such as; New
Age is applied to encourage a state of calm.
Actual Reiki Session w. Practitioner
The client is asked to lie on his/her back
on a Massage or Reiki table with hands by their side while
fully clothed (if wearing a jacket would ask to remove)
The client is encouraged to inhale and
exhale slowly and deeply to induce an initial state of calm.
The body is first scanned for Zings
(breaks in the energy field)
The Open Spiral technique is now applied
The Practitioner draws appropriate
Reiki symbols above the client's body and begins the
Reiki healing is applied to each
area of the body, using corresponding hand positions that
covers each area of the client's body (front, back,
hand and feet).
At the end of the session the Closing Spiral is performed, to close the client’s energy fields
Finally, the energy is smooth starting from crown to feet Chakras.
The session has now ended and the client is allowed to lay still for a few minutes.
Both Practitioner and client discuss feedbacks.
Recommended Number of
After a Reiki session most people will leave the session feeling rejuvenated, however, sometimes one might experience tiredness. This should not be viewed as an adverse reaction, but instead, as a detoxification and healing response. In the majority of cases people usually report a feeling of calm and a rather peaceful sleep. Both Practitioner and client discuss feedbacks.