The Reiki Center of Greater Washington, in Rockville, Maryland
is the full-time professional practice of David L. Gleekel, Certified Reiki Master/Teacher, and IET Master Instructor, and also an educational and
healing organization which seeks to support the healing of
its community in the Washington, DC metro area through reiki classes, crystal classes, Integrated Energy Therapy (R) classes, healing
sessions, intuitive sessions, healing events, conferences, retreats, and guest speakers, and donations
to community not-for-profit organizations. We also carry massage tables and products to support healing practitioners.
Our focus is on creating a community of "Reiki
People"; by that we mean people open to healing and personal
growth through energy healing modalities. We also seek to
link the Washington, DC healing community with others around
the world. More>>
The word Reiki is composed of two Japanese characters. The first, REI, means spirit, guided, conscious, or universe; the second, KI, means life force. When you put them together you have a conscious energy that may be used to heal. The system is called the Usui System of Natural Healing, after it was rediscovered
in Japan by Mikao Usui in the early 20th century and later brought to the
A Reiki session usually takes between one and two hours. Reiki is not massage, nor is it based on belief or suggestion.
The session is performed by a Certified Reiki Practitioner or Certified Reiki Master/Teacher (CRP or CRMT)
using specific hand positions or energy scanning either lightly touching the body or just above it. During the Reiki session, the
client is fully clothed while comfortably reclining on a massage
table or seated in a chair. Reiki is a very relaxing experience
and has many benefits including: stress reduction, pain reduction,
emotional release, and helping your body heal itself.
Sponsor an RCGW Class
If you provide a space for a class of at least six
people and assist with some promotion, you will earn a free class for yourself! Contact
us for details.
are members of many professional associations such as the International
Association of Reiki Professionals (IARP), and The American Holistic Health Association, and
host other practitioners with interesting healing techniques, and
send distant healing upon request. We contribute 5% of our net
session and course income to not-for-profit public service and health
organizations to facilitate healing of communities in other ways.
The Reiki Angels program allows us to offer discounted or free Reiki classes or sessions for applicants who have limited financial means.To make
a non-deductible donation of $10 to this special scholarship program, click on the button to the right:
Reiki Community Center International
Since late 2009, the Reiki Center of Greater Washington has been working on expanding our practice. We have called our expansion Reiki Community Center International. Since 2007, we have been teaching several classes in Boulder, Denver, and Breckinridge, Colorado and Sedona, Arizona. We will be teaching several classes in Sedona in 2013 and 2014. For more information, please click here!