The Reiki Training Program was founded in Seattle, Washington in 2003 by Eileen Dey Wurst, M.A., LMHC and is the only licensed vocational school of Reiki in the state of Washington. 206.947.7687.
It is also the only certified educational provider of Reiki for Labor and Industry recipients and provides training to veterans through the Seattle Vet Center.
We are an inclusive program and have trained over 1000 students from around the country and the world. Our alumni association, the Reiki Fellowship creates community, holds a Bimonthly Reiki circles and promotes Reiki as a modern and viable healing art.
Eileen Dey Wurst has over 15 years experience as a counselor, trainer and Reiki master in social service, academic and corporate settings. She combines her professional background with her passion for holistic healing in her work.
Eileen leads continuing education trainings in all levels of Reiki.
Eileen is an accomplished speaker and is available for lectures and speaking engagements. Some of her past clients include: Washington State Hospice & Palliative Care Organization, The Artist's Trust, Everest College of Massage, Cortiva Institute of Massage, Boeing Parapsychology Club, Bastyr University, National Association of Social Workers (NASW), East West College of Portland, OR, and East West Bookstore in Seattle & Stargazer's Bookstore in Bellevue, WA.
Degrees, Certificates, and Achievements:
2014-Accept Group Health, 1st Choice, Regence, Cigna and Aetna insurance for Reiki/counseling sessions
2013-Presented at WCA annual conference on Reiki Attachment Presentation.pdf
2013-Licensed Clinical Supervisor for Counselors
2013-Disaster Mental Health Specialist through American Red Cross
2011-Received NCBTMB and WMHCA certification.
2011-Touching the World Through Reiki in the Library of Congress.
2011-Began Reiki volunteer program with Evergreen Hospice.
2010 - National tour for new book, Touching the World Through Reiki.
2010 - Reciprocal partnership with Lindsay Daehlin, Reiki Master in Spokane, WA.
2010 - Received Licensed Mental Health Counselor Certificate and accept insurance through Aetna, and First Choice.
2009 - The Reiki Training Program becomes the first Labor and Industry provider of Reiki education.
2007 - The Reiki Training Program, through its affiliate association, The Reiki Fellowship, begins providing instruction and sessions to veterans.
2003 - The Reiki Training Program is the first licensed vocational school of Reiki in Washington state.
2003 - Registered Counselor for the state of Washington Department of Health and Human Services, Washington.
2000 - Reiki Training Program founded in WA state.
2000 - Distance Learning Design and Development Certificate University of Washington, Seattle.
1999 - Acutonics I and II(Sound Healing) Northwest Institute of Oriental Medicine, Seattle, WA.
1997 - Reiki Master Certificate Alena Heble, RM, Wilmington, DE.
1997 - M.A., Counseling, Guidance and Educational Leadership Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ.
1996 - Reiki Master Training Cherie Wine-Prashun, RM, Verona, NJ.
1994 - Polarity Therapy Certificate The Open Center, New York, NY.
1991 - B.S. Psychology/Comparative Religion Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.
Mikao Usui > Chijiro Hyashi > Hawayo Takata > Cherie Presuhn > Eileen Dey (Wurst). She also received Reiki Master training by Alena Heble (from a different lineage).