Reiki News & Events

National Reiki Awareness Week 2022

[under the auspices of ARC the Australian Reiki Connection Inc.]
Subject to Public Health Orders and Restrictions in each State and Territory, the 2022 NRAW event will run from the 
Second Friday to Third Sunday (Inclusive) November 11th - 20th November 2021 inclusive. 

ARC members can download from the Members Area of the website, templates and other documents to assist in running the event.

If you would like to organise a Reiki Awareness event send your details to Australian Reiki Connection

ARC Distant  Healing Book & Online event via Zoom

                                                                                            You can participate in sending Distant Healing Reiki in two ways ​
By participating in our live online event via Zoom every Thursday evening from 8.30 to 9.00 pm AEDT. To participate in the live event click here 


You can send Distant healing privately at 9.00pm from the comfort you your own space to the  requests in the ARC distant healing book

To place a Distant Healing Request for yourself or a friend (with their permission) click here

“Reiki Care of Life-Threatening Illness for Reiki and Reflexology Practitioners”

(Endorsed by the Australian Reiki Connection)
** Covid restrictions apply with appropriate care followed.

Course work is currently online until further notice.**

Are you interested in expanding your Reiki knowledge into healthcare facilities?

This NEWLY UPDATED! Professional Course which is presented in 3 Levels, will build up your Reiki practice to the highest possible standards of Reiki care within the Healthcare System! Your Complete Guide to Professional Level Care in Reiki.

This unique course has been created for Reiki Practitioners who are serious about assisting clients with high needs and wanting to fit comfortably within the medical system.  It explore boundary setting, appropriate communication, legal issues, adaptive Reiki, compassionate detachment and debriefing, self-exploration, familiarity with patient equipment, appropriate behaviour in medical environments and much more.  It will also focus upon the individual needs of healers to improve their self-care with encouragement towards inner love and burn out prevention.

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Professional Practice – Reiki Treatment Delivery and Practice Administration

This course helps participants develop professional skills, treatment adaptation skills, and provides resources that meet Australian business requirements. supports the National Code of Conduct for health care workers, which is a legal requirement for health practitioners

ensuring you comply with legal requirements at state and federal levels, including relevant Codes of Conduct, working with children, 

There are eight modules which can be taken individually or as a complete package.

The course can be undertaken in either a completely online format over several months, or via a weekend intensive when COVID 19 restrictions permit, with certain pre-attendance activities completed in advance. 

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ARC Criteria for the teaching of the Usui System of Reiki

Following consultation with and approval from all ARC members with the Reiki level of Master/Teacher ,at a Special General Meeting of the Association on the 13th June 2015 the Amended & Revised ARC criteria for  teaching of all levels of the Usui System of Reiki was accepted...Read More


This criteria does not include the spiritual practice of Reiki or any particular form / branch of Reiki.

 Download the ARC  Reiki teaching criteria 

National Code of Conduct for Health Care Workers

Legally binding codes of conduct have been legislated and enacted in the following States:

Other States and Territories will soon follow suit.

Reiki practitioners are classified as being unregistered health care workers.

All ARC practitioners and teachers who are in States and Territories  where the codes  have not as yet  been legislated, are expected to abide by the National codes

Read FAQ's on Codes here

Read Code of Conduct brochure  here