Let Animals Lead® Teachers and Leaders 2020

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All teachers on this list have been trained in Level 3 Shinpiden and Animal Reiki Teacher Training in the Let Animals Lead® method, abide by the Animal Reiki Practitioner Code of Ethics by Kathleen Prasad, follow and promote the 6 Pillars of the Let Animals Lead® method and are currently enrolled in Kathleen Prasad’s 2020 professional development program for teachers. Please visit each teacher’s website for Animal Reiki training opportunities in your area.

United States, Canada, Europe & Israel, Australia, New Zealand, Asia, South America

United States

Patti Andrasak
Inner Peace Reiki, LLC
Animal Reiki Teacher
Usui Reiki Ryoho Teacher
Offering: Certifying students in Levels 1, 2, and 3 Animal Reiki in New York State, and offering distant healing and in-person sessions to animals and their caregivers, in animal shelters, rescues, sanctuaries, veterinary practices, private homes and hospice settings. By training the Let Animals Lead® method, you’ll learn how to connect and heal with animals through a passive approach of respect, kindness, and the power of meditation, while always giving them permission to participate or not.

Sonia Bellon
Anahata Healing Circle
Animal Reiki Teacher, Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner, Animal Communicator, Raw dog food nurition Specialist
Offering: Certifying students in Levels 1, 2 and 3 Animal Reiki in-person in Toronto, Canada and France, as well as offering remote Animal Reiki treatments and holistic pet care consultations.
Learning the Let Animals Lead® method provides the foundations and tools to a deeper understanding of the Animal – Human bond and ultimately a reconnection to one’s true essence.

Jeanne Clune
Joyful Pets of Westchester Inc.
Animal Reiki Teacher, Certified Professional Dog Trainer & Behavior Consultant, Canine Behavior Consultant with Behavior Vets of NYC
Offering: Jeanne organizes monthly Animal Reiki Circles and offers Animal Reiki Level 1 and 2 workshops in Westchester County, NY. Jeanne teaches the Let Animals Lead® method honoring an animal’s choice in how they will participate in a Reiki meditation session and recognizing each animal is a unique, sentient being.

Tenney R. Gravatt
Animal Reiki Teacher
NBCAAM Certified Animal Acupressure Practitioner, Certified Equine Craniosacral Therapy Practitioner, Meditation Facilitator
Offering: Animal Reiki Levels 1,2 and 3 certification classes in New York, Northeast USA and internationally. Proud to share the Let Animals Lead® Method with anyone looking to enhance an animal’s quality of life through respect, listening and compassion.

Kimberley Harrington
Mind Over Matter Reiki
Animal Reiki Teacher and Practitioner
Animal to Human Energetic Bond Healing Practitioner, Mind/Body Practitioner, Animal Rights Activist, Sanctuary and Shelter Volunteer, Animal Hospice and End of Life Compassionate Support
Offering: Based in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, I offer Levels 1 and 2 Animal Reiki classes and sessions for pets or pets and their caregivers in person as well as distance healing sessions globally. I work with the animal to human energetic bond connection, breath work, mind/body therapy and somatic coaching to help people find joy and peace through compassion with all living beings.

Tiffany Kneeland
Soul Flower Wellness
Animal Reiki Teacher
Offering: In-person Animal Reiki certification classes and treatments throughout the Greater Milwaukee area. By training in the Let Animals Lead® method, you’ll take part in the world’s first specialized, extensive, and professional curriculum in Animal Reiki and meditating with animals for healing.

Jamie Lee
Animal Bonds
Animal Reiki Teacher, Speaker, Author
Offering: I teach certification classes in Level 1, 2, and 3 of Let Animals Lead® Animal Reiki method, other animal-related classes in-person and on-line, and I speak on the healing power of the human/animal bond. Let Animals Lead® is not your typical Reiki, but rather, it’s a unique approach that teaches you to heal and connect to animals through meditation and compassion.

Alice Kay Lovelace
Meditation Education, LLC
Animal Reiki Teacher
Animal Reiki Practitioner, Speaker, M.Div., D.Min.
Offering: Certifying students in Levels 1 and 2 Animal Reiki in Ohio, teaching Introduction to Animal Reiki to shelter volunteers, and offering distant and in-person sessions with animals and the people who love them. Learning the Let Animals Lead® method of meditation deepens the human/animal relationship, heightens mutual respect, and increases the wellbeing of all.

Cathy Malkin
Animal Muse Communication and Reiki
Animal Reiki Teacher
Animal Reiki Practitioner, Animal Communicator, Pet Loss/Grief Counselor, Humane Educator, M.A. in Counseling and Education
Offering: Levels 1 and 2 Animal Reiki certification and Animal Reiki classes in-person in CA, NY and New England along with online courses. Learn how to help your animals feel their best as well as strengthen your bond with Reiki meditation and the Let Animals Lead® method.

Elaine McCarty
The Animal Reiki Institute
Animal Reiki Teacher
Offering: Teaching all three levels of Animal Reiki in-person at animal sanctuaries in both Colorado and Florida. Becoming certified in the Let Animals Lead® method of Animal Reiki will open the door for you to discover the healing power of love and compassion when you connect with animals.

Kelly McDermott-Burns
HeartSong Reiki and HeartSong for Animals
Animal Reiki Teacher
Offering: Kelly offers sessions and classes to animal shelters/sanctuaries and private individuals around northeastern U.S. Students certified in the successful Let Animals Lead® method of Animal Reiki developed by Kathleen Prasad will experience a heart-centered connection with their animals which is grounded in clarity and compassion.

Jean Nesta-Berry
Tehya’s Light
Animal Reiki Teacher and Practitioner
Offering: I teach Animal Reiki classes levels 1, 2 and 3 in North Douglas Co, Oregon, as well as facilitate monthly Animal Reiki Shares. The Let Animals Lead® method of Animal Reiki teaches us that by the use of meditation and seeing animals as equal partners in their healing, we can share a deep, healing space with them that is built on trust and all that is good.

Rose O’Connor
Animal Reiki teacher/practitioner
Usui/Holy Fire Reiki teacher/practitioner
Offering: Based in southern Chester County, PA, I offer classes to students in all levels of Animal Reiki as well as Animal and Human Reiki sessions in person and remotely in PA, Colorado, and Internationally. I believe strongly that learning the Let Animals Lead® method can connect us deeply to all of life, beginning with our animals and ourselves, and spreading to all of Nature, creating an interconnected healing that is deeply needed on this Earth.

Karren O’Sullivan
Animal Reiki of Tulsa
Animal Reiki Teacher
Offering: Certifying students in Levels 1 & 2 Animal Reiki in-person in Oklahoma. Highly effective and ethical, this training uses the Let Animals Lead® method supporting mutual respect, healing on many levels and loving bonds with your animals through meditation!

Karen Satz
All Souls Reiki
Animal Reiki Teacher and Practitioner, Reiki Practitioner with People, Master of Social Work
Offering: I offer Reiki to animals in their homes and in shelters in the Boston, MA area in the summer and Boca Raton, FL during the winter. I work with people who live with animals to help them understand how they can relate better to their animal companions and teach Let the Animals Lead® method of Animal Reiki to volunteers at shelters.

Jane Joy Sparks
Animal Reiki Teacher
Offering: I volunteer with the Humane Society of Western Montana both sharing reiki with the animals and teaching classes. I also teach Animal Reiki for Reiki Practitioners for the Reiki practitioners in our community with net proceeds going back to the shelter.

Laura Thomas
Three Cedars Animal Reiki LLC
Animal Reiki Teacher
Offering: Certifying students in Animal Reiki Levels I, II & III and teaching a variety of Reiki/Animal Reiki classes in South Carolina. Learn how to deepen your connection to animals, support their healing; and, cultivate peace and harmony with all beings through the Let Animals Lead® method of Animal Reiki.

Wendee Walker

Animal Reiki Teacher
Reiki Practitioner, Equine Rehabilitation
Offering: Through breathing, grounding, and visualizations, I support animal loving meditators in living the precepts and sharing Reiki with animals in Napa, CA USA. By training in the Let Animals Lead® method, students learn how to trust in the reciprocal flow of energy to heal with animals through respect, kindness, and the power of meditation.


Europe & Israel

Ali Carrington
Reiki with Ali
Animal Reiki Teacher & Natural Dog Behaviour Coach
Offering: I run classes in Levels 1, 2 and 3 Animal Reiki in West London and Mid Sussex, UK, and also practical workshops covering safety and respect when working with dogs from both a human and canine perspective. With the Let Animals Lead® method of Reiki you will be inspired by the kind and respectful approach towards animals, and deepen your own personal reiki practice.

Samantha Roe
Animal Reiki Care
Animal Reiki Teacher and Practitioner
Offering: Certifying students in Levels 1, 2 and 3 and Animal Reiki courses, events and workshops throughout England, UK. Learn how to support yourself and animals with the most respectful Let Animals Lead® method of Reiki for a deeper connection to heal.


New Zealand


South America