6th Annual Spring Conference
Reiki: Caring for Self, Caring for Others
Sunday, April 29, 2018
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
The Celebration of Reiki Conference this weekend was amazing. All the sessions were very informative and educational. I loved the community of 250 Reiki practitioners from various backgrounds connecting and sharing with each other. ~ 2017 Conference Comments
Frank Arjava Petter is the keynote speaker for the 2018 conference. The topic of his keynote speech is "The Origins of Reiki."
Arjava is an internationally-acclaimed, best-selling author and co-author of nine books, including This Is Reiki, Reiki Fire, and The Spirit of Reiki.
Date & Time
Sunday, April 29, 2018
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
I enjoyed every session I attended, the food was delicious, the vendors were terrific, and the venue was lovely! But, most dear to my heart was the time spent with old friends and new as we shared our vision of the future of Reiki. ~ 2017 Conference Comments
Presenters and Panel Members
Lunch and Refreshment Breaks on the premises are included in the ticket price and will feature vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options.
We are so grateful to our valuable circle of vendors, who carefully select and bring thoughtful, useful, and fun items for the Reiki Community. Find out more on the Vendors page.
Boston Newton Marriott Hotel
2345 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466
Reserve room by March 28 to receive hotel discount
A Marriott Hotel discount for attendees is now available for reservations received by March 28. The discounted price of $159 is available for one night, Saturday, April 28, 2018. To receive the discount, use this link on the hotel website.
Parking: Ample free parking available in hotel parking lot.
You have two public transportation options:
(a) Riverside Line of the Green Line to the last stop, Riverside Station. From there, one may choose to walk to the Marriott Hotel~20 minutes, or use the Marriott Hotel shuttle. Learn more about the MBTA Green Line here.
(b) Commuter Rail will take you to the Auburndale Stop from South Station or Back Bay. From there it is a 15 minute walk to the Marriott Hotel. Learn about schedules and fares here, and be sure to note the Sunday schedule (both outbound and inbound), which is not as regular as weekday schedule.
Advance Registration and Payment Required
Fee for CEUs: $20
Continuing Education Credits
Nursing: This program meets the requirements of the Board of Registration in Nursing at CMR 244 5.00 for 8 contact hours in nursing continuing education.
Social Work: This program has been approved for 5 Social Work Continuing Education hours for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D73391.
Before April 15, 2018: Cancellations must be made in writing to Info@CelebrationOfReiki.org prior to April 15, 2018 for a refund, less a $10 administration fee.
After April 15, 2018, this event is non-refundable, but if you are not able to attend after registering, the ticket price is tax deductible. The Celebration of Reiki, Inc. is classified as an IRC Section 501 (C) (3) educational organization.
2018 Conference Scholarship Fund
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8:30 – 9:15 am
Registration, Meet the Vendors, (Coffee) Making Connections
9:15 – 9:30 am
Welcome and Opening Meditation
Introduction of Keynote Speaker
9:30 – 11:00 am
Keynote Speaker: Frank Arjava Petter, "The Origins of Reiki"
11:00 – 11:30 am
11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Simultaneous Sessions: Reiki as a Self-Development System
1:15 – 2:30 pm
Lunch, Browse Vendors, and Make Connections
2:00 – 2:35 pm
Toward the end of the lunch break, you may choose to enjoy:
2:45 – 4:15 pm
Simultaneous Sessions: Caring for Others with Reiki Practice
4:30 – 5:00 pm
Closing, Raffle Winner Announcement, Meditation or Chanting
5:00 – 5:30 pm
Make Connections and Browse Vendors