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Become a Reiki Practitioner
Rose Hollo, BA Holistic Health, MBA, Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki Master-Teacher periodically offers classes in Reiki 1, 2, and 3/Master levels (with teaching guidance and apprenticeship opportunities at level 3).
Please see below for a brief description of each level, dates/times of upcoming classes.
Classes are held at Deep Roots Wellness, 1450 S. Clinton St., Defiance, Ohio.
If you are interested in taking a class but don't see an offering below that fits your schedule, Rose is willing add more classes if enough students are interested. Please email at to request a class offering.
PREREQUISITES FOR ALL CLASSES:
Read the "Essential Reiki" book by Diane Stein up through the level you are preparing to take. This book is available via most major booksellers and often through your public library.
All levels need to be taken in order.
If you have taken Reiki from someone else, you will need to provide Rose with your certificate, signed by the teacher, and the details of your previous classes so that you can get caught up with our tradition if needed.
Practice, practice, practice.
Reiki 1 consists of learning the Usui lineage history of traditional Reiki, learning chakra basics, receiving one Reiki symbol, learning hands-on, in-person positions for physical self-healing and healing of others, and receiving the first level attunement, which makes you a Reiki practitioner. Some home study before class is required. Class cost is $50 per person. Rose offers Reiki attunements to adults and children (please contact us if you are signing up a child).
Reiki 2 consists of learning about two more Reiki symbols and how to use them for in-person and distance healing the mental/emotional self after a period of adjustment, practice, and further study. The microcosmic orbit meditation is taught and utilized. Discussion of Reiki Guides is started. Questions are answered, as you are now an experienced Reiki practitioner on your own journey. A second level attunement is given, which makes you a second degree Reiki practitioner. This class is appropriate for age 18 and up. Class cost is $100 per person.
Reiki 3 consists of mastery of Reiki material after a period of adjustment, practice, and further study. Information will be given on passing attunements, additional symbols, teaching resources, etc. Mastery classes are highly individualized to the needs of the students. The Master's attunement is given. Class cost is $150 per person.
1. Email Rose at with a heads-up (name, class you're taking, and any other info about previous classes you've taken elsewhere).
2. Pay for your class using one of the buttons below. You do not need a PayPal account to pay. Credit card is fine.
3. Look for a confirmation email and further instructions.
4. Obtain your copy of "Essential Reiki" by Diane Stein and read up through the level you are taking AND practice at whatever you level you have obtained so far.
Reiki 1, Wednesday, August 28: 11 am- 2 pm
Reiki 3, Saturday, October 12: 1 pm - 3 pm
Please dress comfortably for class and feel free to bring a snack and bottle of water. We have complimentary herbal tea available.
This is a three-part series. Each class can be taken individually, or sign up for all three for a discount (and the biggest benefit)!
At Intro to Dance/Movement Therapy, Jennifer Knapp, LPCC, BC-DMT, will explain what this therapy is and how it works. She will help students understand the connection between the body and the brain.
At the Beating Anxiety class, Jennifer Knapp, LPCC, BC-DMT will lead students through the "3-Point breath standing, sitting, and lying down.
At the Beating Depression class, Jennifer Knapp, LPCC, BC-DMT, will lead students through Dance/Movement to combat sadness. She will help students understand how the body can change and influence the mind and how the mind can change and influence the body when it comes to symptoms of depression.
Benefits of Dance/Movement Therapy for clients include:
-Connecting to emotional states that have manifested physically and mentally and opening one’s awareness to how the body reflects ones mental state.
-Releasing feelings that have been psychologically repressed in the unconscious.
-Providing a bridge between verbal and non-verbal communication.
-Improving clients’ self-esteem, social skills, body image, coping skills, and behavioral patterns.’
-Developing effective communication skills and maintain positive relationships.
-Gaining insight into clients’ behavior patterns when dealing with issues, problems, and stressful situations.
Pre-Registration is required. Registration consists of paying for the classes you wish to take with the PayPal button on this page. Class space is limited. The cost of this class is $20 per person or $50 for all three classes (Class # 1 is on Sept. 11, and is an introductory experience. Class # 2 is on Sept. 18th and works with anxiety, and Class # 3 is on on Sept. 25th and works with depression. Each class expands upon the last).