Samantha Englerth is a Shihan Kaku (Teacher of Shoden level, Jikiden Reiki) and has been a Reiki practitioner since 2002. She is a member of the International Jikiden Reiki Association, and a member of the International Association of Reiki Professionals. She became passionate about Reiki’s ability to heal and improve the body and mind through her own deep healing experience in 2002. She trained through the International Center for Reiki, becoming a Reiki master. Since that time many different styles of practicing Reiki have become popular. More also came to light regarding the origins of Reiki and how it was practiced by Mikao Usui sensei. This led to Samantha's desire to study the original, pure teachings of Reiki, taught by Tadao Yamaguchi and Frank Arjava Petter, of the International Jikiden Reiki Association. She now only practices this form of Reiki. Jikiden Reiki, along with Samantha's intuitive
Samantha is a wife and mother in the Los Angeles area and uses Reiki daily with her family.
* photo credit: Joy Peters