I use both my own transformation of overcoming the effects of long term trauma and fear, as well as 21 years of studying, implementing and teaching concepts of healing, spirituality, philosophy and psychology.


Batchelor of Arts Degree: Psychology and Sociology from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth, South Africa (1994)

Volunteer at the Naperville Humane Society in Chicago, Illinois. Cleaning cages, taking dogs for walks, feeding and sharing Reiki with the animals. (2001 to 2002)

Usui Shiki Rhoyo Level I and II  with Reiki teacher Laurelle Gaia. (2002)

Usui Shiki Rhoyo level 3 and master teacher with Reiki teacher Amanda Lamprecht. (2004 and 2005)

Animal communication workshop with Amelia Kinkade (2006)

Active listening skills training in order to volunteer at UK Suicide helplineThe Samaritans (2006-2008).

Offered emotional support to prisoners at a London prison (2008).

Animal Reiki practitioner with Lisa Powers (2016)

Meditation and Reiki practitioner and teacher at Raya Yoga Lund Centre in Sweden. (2016 to 2018)

Crystal Reiki practitioner and teacher with Lisa Powers (2017)

Intermediate animal communications with Claire Bloomfield (2017)

Features editor of Touch, The Reiki Association’s printed magazine, distributed in 16 countries. (2017 to 2019)

Life Purpose Coach and Life Story Coach with Transformation Services Inc (2018)

Grief Reiki Energy Healer with Sharon Ehlers (2019)

Mindfulness practitioner (Levels 1,2,3 and master) with The Academy of Modern Applied Psychology (2019)

Counselling Diploma Level 3 with TQUK and The Association of Learning (2020)

Additional Training: Oracle Card Academy Intermediate Course, Spiritual development with the Archangels and Angel Communication with Ros Place. The complete Tarot reading course with Sal Jade.

Various retreats and workshops over the years including an intimate teaching with HH the Dalai Lama in Cape Town South Africa during his visit in 1999.


The International Association of Reiki Practitioners

The Reiki Association

Reiki Forbundet Sweden