Second Degree  Reiki Training Program


Level II - Okuden


Overview:  In this intermediate Level II class known as  Okuden, which translates as "Inner Teachings,"  students review of the foundational teaching of the First Degree class and are introduced to working with ancient Reiki symbols that enhance practitioner efficacy and spiritual development. Additionally, this course introduces students to the establishment and application of mindfulness meditation as a practice that deepens our understanding of Reiki and strengthens our relationship to our "inner witness."

Students can expect to  discuss the current medical benefits of Reiki as a Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), and to be introduced to basic marketing and business management skills that will support their private Reiki practice. 

New Course Developments! Post- Degree Self Development Coaching:

To deepen each students' self-development throughout their training period, this program now offers 6 post-degree coaching sessions with Jennifer Kerns, Depth therapist and coach. Spiritual Coaching sessions hold space for deepening the psychospiritual development of each Reiki practitioner as they navigate and integrate their initiation into  this profoundly healing  spiritual practice. Students can customize these post-degree coaching sessions to meet their specific training needs. 

Course Dates:  Individual and small group courses designed to fit your schedule.

Pre-requisites:   One  Reiki Intake Session with Master Teacher Jennifer Kerns.  Reiki First Degree Certification and 7 months since your First Degree initiation.

Time:  7  classroom hours and 3 immersion hours in a total of 2-3 training sessions, plus six post-degree coaching sessions. Students are expected to complete at home exercises, reading, and journaling in between each training session. Students report, on average, dedicating 7 hours a week of self-study in between sessions. 

Location:   Burlington, VT

Certification:   Students completing the course will receive a Second Degree certification in the  Usui Shiki Ryoho  Lineage of Reiki Natural Healing.

Instructor:    Jennifer Kerns is the owner of Temenos Vermont. A clinically trained Depth psychotherapist (Jungian therapist, Pacifica Graduate Institute), teacher, and meditation instructor, Jenn has studied Buddhist meditation and Subtle Energy Medicine extensively, having lived and studied with teachers in India, Bolivia, and Peru.  She is a certified Reiki Master Teacher in the Usui lineage of Reiki Natural healing, and a member the Center for Reiki Research, a national organization that works to promote scientific awareness of Reiki. 

Tuition:   Sustaining: $2,800; Mid: $2450; Base: $2142;  You choose.  
   (Fees do not include required textbooks, $50.00).

 *Please note that 'sustaining' fees reflect the "actual" at-cost administrative fees for running this program. Students are invited to pay within their means,  at the sliding scale 'tier' that feels most manageable.  Please note that monthly payment programs are available for students. 

Scholarship:   VSAC Non-Degree Grants Available to Cover Full Tuition