Some Reiki changes occurred organically over its history; others were arbitrary. Some haven’t been acknowledged, creating confusion. I asked my colleague, Reiki historian Justin Stein to help sort it out.
We all want to be there for our parents, yet it’s hard to manage the details and emotions as we watch them decline. A daughter shares how practicing the Reiki Precepts enables her to savor this bittersweet time caring for her aging mother with dementia.