Usui Reiki and Western Reiki – Level One (Guided)

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Welcome to Shoden – Level One for Usui Reiki Ryoho & Western Reiki Level One

As this is a guided course, you will be receiving 4 – 45 minute one-on-one support calls spread through the course.
Calls do not expire.

This Course is a mix of online content and text/video support and coaching from Bruce Taylor.
Within this course, you will learn:

  • How to unlock and utilize Chi (Reiki) to heal yourself
  • How energy flows through the body via the meridians and Chakras
  • The Western Reiki theory of energy healing
  • How Chinese and Western Medicine Is embracing Reiki
  • The Usui Reiki Shoden Course Content including
  • Traditional Usui Reiki meditations, precepts, and hand placements
  • How to utilize Reiki for self-healing
  • How to dive into and unlock the flow of your own Reiki energy
  • The history and migration of Reiki from Japan to the world
  • The fundamental meditations of Usui Reiki Ryoho and how they are guided by the precepts or guiding principals of Usui Reiki Ryoho


  • Beginner

Welcome to your Reiki Journey

  • Your Shoden Manual
  • Shoden Manual Video

The History of Reiki

The Basics of Reiki

Western Reiki

The First 3 Chakras

The Upper 4 Chakras

Usui Reiki Theory

Five Precepts

The Triple Diamond System

Shoden and the meaning of Reiki


Kenyoku Ho

Joshin Kokyu Ho

Seishin Toitsu

Two Additional Practices

Hand Placements

Attunement Process

Explaining Reiki To Skeptics

How To Tell If Reiki Is Working

How To Tell If Reiki Isn’t Working

Doing Our Work Honestly

Turning Inward to Conclude Shoden