CSPH 5535 - Reiki Healing
Note: This course is offered in remote online format for Summer 2021. Please see the notes in the Class Search or Schedule Builder for specific details.
Students will learn the history, principles, education, and practical application of Reiki energy healing. Alternative energy healing modalities and current research findings will be discussed. Following activation of the Reiki energy, participants will learn the hand positions used to perform a self, seated, and full session. A portion of each class meeting will be used to perform Reiki sessions and to discuss experiences.
After completing this course, the participant will be able to:
Describe the history and principles of Reiki practice.
Examine the education, qualifications, and capabilities of the Reiki practitioner.
Discuss the use of Reiki as a stress reduction and relaxation technique and management of a variety of health related problems.
Demonstrate the techniques used for performing a self, seated, and full Reiki session
Analyze research findings on the use, outcome measures, and efficacy of Reiki.
Section also available as part of the Center's Study Abroad Program in Hawaii.