othertrainingsubhead1(NOTE: Registration is complete when payment is made for this training 7 days prior to start of class. Exceptions will be noted in the class descriptions.)


If you don’t know anything about Reiki, come and experience the gentle healing energy; and if you are considering taking a Reiki class, you will be able to meet the instructor first. This evening is a way to experience giving and receiving energy in a group setting.


This class includes lecture and hands-on exercises. You will learn how to work with life force energy and use it to facilitate healing for your dogs. Exercises will include opening to the energy of healing, grounding, centering, You will learn the meanings of K-9 chakras, bonding, body language, scanning, using the pendulum. Time permitting, Marion will demonstrate a Raindrop session on her pet. A limited number of pets will be invited to participate as our volunteers to practice on. Only those who are able to interact with people and other dogs will be invited to attend this class. Call Marion at 916-531-8298 for more information.


This class includes lecture, meditation, and healing techniques. Set to the energy of “JOY”, this class pays respect and honor to your “True Self.” Some say experiencing these ancient oils is like being in “7th Heaven.” You will learn the following:

    • History of mankind’s first medicine
    • 14 principal essential oils used in ancient times
    • 3 classes of compounds (what is “PMS”?)
    • Wise use of essential oils for healing
    • Body, mind, and spirit support in modern times
    • Give and receive an aura cleansing
    • Give and receive an annointing
7 hour workshop: $190, includes material fee, 10 am – 6 pm



Marion Hakata and Paula Gordon teach this class in two parts. The first part focuses on need-to-know details about the essential oils and how therapeutic grade oils are used in the Raindrop session. The second part builds upon the first and is hands-on. You will give and receive a full Raindrop session. This workshop also includes meditation and energy techniques. Everyone can do this work. The technique provides support to your immune system, invites deep peace and relaxation, clears. and facilitates balance on all levels of body, mind, and spirit. You will learn the following:

  • History of Raindrop Technique
  • Essential oils used in Raindrop sessions
  • Wise use of essential oils in your daily life
  • Using the technique on family, friends, or in your bodywork practice
  • 11 important points to know, and more
  • Healing effects after the session
  • Vitaflex (ancient Tibetan healing technique)
  • Give and receive a complete session
Raindrop workshop: $215, includes materials fee, 10 am – 6 pm


Reiki Drumming – Level I and II

Just as Reiki promotes relaxation and relief of stress that results in a holistic healing experience in one’s body, mind, and spirit; adding the sound and vibration of the drum with Reiki results in a multi-dimensional healing that connects one deeply with the Earth, the Universe, and all that is Divine.

Prerequisite: RI & R II

In this class, you will:

  • Take a Reiki Journey to heal the part of you that may be hesitant to create sound
  • Do group drumming to celebrate the integration of your voice in a new reality
  • Receive a Reiki attunement for you and your personal Reiki drum
  • Facilitate a basic Reiki Drumming session to align the chakras and energy fields
  • Use Reiki chanting with the pulse of the drum

Learn various drumming protocols for:

  • Facilitating a change of unhealthy thoughts to healthy and positive thoughts
  • Facilitating balance, alignment, harmony in the body, mind, and spirit
  • Preparing your sacred space
  • Facilitating a Reiki Drumming journey
  • Preparing yourself for the Reiki drumming work
  • Practice giving and receiving Reiki Drumming sessions
  • Reiki Drumming – 16 hour workshop, 9am – 6pm

To hold your seat in either class, tuition is due by 7 days prior to class. If you are taking Level I, the $85 non-refundable materials fee of $85 is due 3 weeks prior to class in order to purchase your Buffalo drum.

$380 plus $90 non-refundable materials fee = $470 if paying for both Level I and Level II drumming workshops
$190 plus $90 non-refundable materials fee = $280 if paying for Level I drumming workshop
$190 if paying for Level II drumming workshop after taking Level I, above


Incorporating Oils Into Your Life (Marion Hakata)

Essential Oils can be used in our day-to-day routines to support us in our home, personal health, and body. The oils also provide us with emotional support and healing on levels of body, mind, and spirit. Learn how lavender and Peace& Calming can reduce anxiety, bring relaxation and peace; how Thieves and Purification can be used in cleansing; how Valor brings in grounding energy; and how PanAway can ease physical pain. You will learn the benefits and how to use these oils and will sample each in this 2-hour workshop. Oils covered are: Frankincense, Lemon, Lavender, Peppermint, Purification, Panaway, Peace & Calming, Thieves, and Valor.

2-hour workshop, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, $20 (pay at the door

Animal Communication, Raindrop, and Oils

  • Strengthen the bond and increase harmony between you and your animal
  • Gain a deeper understanding of their needs and desires
  • Understand their behavior
  • Assist with health challenges
  • Establish a deeper relationship
  • Understand your animal’s purpose and role in your life

Marion will teach you Raindrop Technique with Young Living Essential Oils to help with:

  • Safe use of the oils on your animals
  • Structural alignment of the body
  • Sore backs, muscles, hip and joint pain, arthritis
  • Cleaning and boosting the immune system
  • Soothing and calming the emotions

There is room for 4 small to medium well-behaved dogs. Otherwise please bring a picture of your animal to work with.

Feng Shui and Essential Oils (Kate Casey)
Creating a scent-sational environment to support personal well-being
This class will provide a brief overview of Feng Shui and easy ways to change energies in your environment for increased balance and harmony. We will discuss the psychological and physiological impacts of scent on our personal well-being, and methods to use aromatherapy in the home to clear energies, bring peace, create romance, and focus.
Altars and Essential Oils, Creating Sacred Space to Nourish the Divine Within 

Explore what sacred space means to you. Learn how to create an altar to support your spiritual practices, or simply to bring a greater sense of tranquility into your life. Learn how to use ancient oils to focus the mind, increase spiritual connection, and promote inner peac

Reprogramming the Emotions Using Therapeutic Essential Oils

Learn and experience how therapeutic grade essential oils help release old emotions that no longer serve you and how you can entrain and attract more joy and peace in your life,

Sacred Sound, Meditation, and Oils (Kate Casey and Marion Hakata)

Everything in the world vibrates with energy. Even though we may not see it or hear it, our bodies perceive it. Sound affects our immune, nervous, and endocrine systems, our very being. Essential oils, which contain the life force energy of plants, vibrate at a very high frequency. Combining vibration and aroma with intention is transformative.
Come relax, breathe, and treat your senses to an experiential evening of sound, scent, and intention with Marion Hakata and Kate Casey. Marion will take you on a subliminal journey using meditation and the oils for clearing or relaxing, while Kate creates sacred sounds with Tibetan Bowls, to facilitate deep healing and raise consciousness,

Questions? Call Marion Hakata at (916) 531-8298