Reiki Links

People Resources
Visit to learn more about how mesothelioma patients are using Reiki as a form of palliative relief during cancer treatment.
Center For Reiki Research
Visit the Center for Reiki Research website to find hospitals and clinics that offer Reiki treatments or programs. If you’re a Reiki practitioner, learn at what hospitals you can volunteer your Reiki services. This website also promotes the scientific awareness of Reiki by providing a current list of evidenced based research published in peer review journals.

Animals Resources

Animal Reiki Source
The website for Kathleen Prasad, a leader and pioneer in Animal Reiki and author/co-author of multiple books on Animal Reiki. She also teaches Animal Reiki classes. This is a wonderful website for those who want more information on Animal Reiki, are interested in learning Animal Reiki, or who are looking for an Animal Reiki practitioner.
Shelter Animal Reiki Association (SARA)
The Shelter Animal Reiki Association (SARA) is a non-profit organization that brings Reiki to animal shelters, sanctuaries and rescues around the world. It’s a great resource for animal shelter, sanctuary and rescue staff/caregivers who are interested in incorporating Reiki into their care programs - as well as Reiki practitioners interested in volunteering their services.

Reiki Resources

International Association of Reiki Professionals
International Association for Reiki Practitioners (IARP) website. The IARP is the professional association of the Reiki community. If you’re a Reiki practitioner or Reiki Master Teacher, join to become part of a supportive community and have access to some great resources and materials.
Hands on Trade
The Hands-On Trade association provides insurance and other benefits to professionals in fields related to touch, including massage and bodyworkers.

Newsletter Articles

Healing the Gulf of Mexico
August 2010 Newsletter
A Little Ladybug Takes A Time-out For Reiki
September 2010 Newsletter
Reiki and Fear
October 2010 Newsletter
Oscar the Cat
December 2010 Newsletter
Releasing Expectations
June 2011 Newsletter


“More Cancer Centers and Doctors Encouraging the Use of Reiki” - by Jack Bleeker
April 2010
“Calming Shelter Cats” - by Lisa Hanks
Cat Fancy Magazine, June 2010 Issue
“Reiki for Animals: A Holistic Method Whose Time Has Come!” - by Kathleen Prasad
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“Animal Reiki and Recovery - The Comeback of Marvelous Max” - by Kathleen Prasad
Natural Horse Talk Magazine, Sept.-Oct. 2005, Volume 1, Issue 5