Reiki, a form of energy healing, is an ancient practice that is used to reduce stress, improve health and quality of life, and support physical and emotional healing. Research suggests that using Reiki as a complementary therapy activates the parasympathetic nervous system to heal body and mind via the relaxation response. Reiki is accessible to everyone and is easy to learn. Practitioners use specific hand positions, held for a few minutes on or near the client’s clothed body.
After receiving the Reiki 1 certificate, participants will be able to perform self-treatments and provide treatments for others. Generally, Reiki providers do not begin practicing professionally until they have received the second degree. Participants who complete Reiki 1 training will be eligible for continuing education credits.
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Additional Reiki training is also available at Duke Health & Well-Being. Click the following link to learn about Reiki: Level Two. Do you have questions about the Reiki Program? Check out the Reiki Program FAQs.
Registration Opening in October 2023!
Location: This training will take place at Duke Integrative Medicine
Deborah Dixon is a Reiki Master Teacher (RMT) practicing since 2006. She is also an aromatherapist, a certified MindBody therapy practitioner, and a 500 RYT yoga instructor with certifications that include Restorative, Yin, and Yoga for PTSD.
Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations or who have questions about physical access should contact us in advance of the program.
Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for up to 5 credit hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
Duke University Health System Clinical Education & Professional Development is an Accredited Provider of Continuing Education by the International Association for Continuing Education & Training (IACET), and is authorized to award 0.50 IACET CEU to participants upon successful completion of this live activity.
Continuing Education credits are available through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) Provider #814; 5CEs available for Reiki Level One.
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