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Join us for a Reiki Retreatin the Adirondacks of Upstate NY

Hosted by Ripple Effect Spiritual Therapies

We are so excited to be hosting the next annual Northeast Reiki Retreat at The Silver Bay YMCA Conference & Family Retreat Center on beautiful Lake George in Silver Bay, NY!

Everyone is welcome to attend and experience this amazing weekend!You need not be a reiki practitioner to attend.

The 2023 Northeast Reiki Retreat was a marvelous event and we hope you will join us once again, to joyfully celebrate Spring and the Amazing Energy we will all create. Please reserve your spots soon for NERR 2024, so you don't miss out!

Namaste, John & Heidi KowalchykFounders of Ripple Effect Spiritual Therapies

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Exceptional Faculty & Programs!

Drum Circle at Northeast Reiki Retreat Silver Bay YMCA on Lake George

Optional* Pre-Retreat Programs

    Holy Fire® III Online Karuna Reiki® with William Lee Rand*Wednesday 5/1/24 - Friday 5/3/24
    Usui/Holy Fire® III Reiki Master with Carolyn Musial*Monday 4/29/24 - Friday 5/2/24(Pre-requisite of Reiki II and practiced Reiki II for at least 6 months)
    Kid’s Reiki Teacher Training Master Class with Chellie Kammermeyer, April Walker & Cami Coté*Monday 4/29/24 - Friday 5/2/24
    Animal Communication for Reiki Practioners:Level 1 & 2 Introductory Training with Pam Allen LeBlanc*Wednesday 5/1/24 - Thursday 5/2/24
    Usui/Holy Fire® III Reiki I&II with Tracey Sullivan*Wednesday 5/1/24 - Thursday 5/2/24
    Sound Immersion with Mayleen Medina & Nicole Miele*Wednesday 5/1/24 - Thursday 5/2/24
    Exploring the Human Light Body with Sarah Saltow*Thursday 5/2/24
    Crystals, Love and the Heart Chakra with Jerry Mikutis*Thursday 5/2/24
    Reiki by Rickie ReikiVoice Certification with Rickie Meryl Freedman*Thursday 5/2/24
    Shake Your Soul ® : Moving From The Inside Out with Barbara Pastie*Friday 5/3/24
    The Energy Codes: Connect the Dots of Reiki, Science, & Spirituality with Sharyn Madison*Friday 5/3/24

* These in-person classes require an additional registration and fee. Also, remember to book additional nights with Silver Bay for these classes, which are scheduled before the retreat.

Drum Circle at Northeast Reiki Retreat Silver Bay YMCA on Lake George

2023 Northeast Reiki RetreatScrapbook


Several NERR - Northeast Reiki Retreat participants and presenters, were highlighted on “Your Spiritual Journey with Bob Dove”.
All of these will be available on YouTube under “Your Spiritual Journey with Bob Dove” or on all major streaming platforms. They will also be available at

Reiki Lifestyle - The Podcast

Guest: John and Heidi Kowalchyk | Alliance of Divine Love Interfaith Ministers, ReikiMasters and Sound TherapistsReiki Lifestyle YouTube Podcast with John & HeidiJohn and Heidi Kowalchyk are Alliance of Divine Love Interfaith Ministers, Reiki Masters,Sound Therapists and Drum Circle Facilitators who have been called to follow a spiritualpath and guide others along their spiritual journey. It is their passion to offer opportunitiesand encouragement to people to open themselves to the Divine Love within. As ordainedministers, they are the Founders of Ripple Effect Spiritual Therapies, a ministry focused onenergy-healing. They offer programs and retreats for people of all ages and backgrounds attheir home retreat center and venues throughout the country.
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Your Spiritual Journey with Bob Dove

John and Heidi They shared their individual and joint spiritual journeys. We also hear about how they got involved in offering the Northeast Reiki Retreat.
Debbie HoldenDebbie does energy work on both sides of the Atlantic. You may have met her at the Arbonne table in the vendor area in the past two years.
Tracey Underhill You may have met her during a pre-conference workshop or during the main event. She is a nurse who competed on the international and national stage in track and field, marathons and triathlons and was a top ten ranked bodybuilder in Canada until a car accident turned her life upside down. Her current goal is to help people heal using energy work.
Sarah SaltowSarah gave the presentation on Fascinating Fascia this year at NERR and is offering a follow up presentation in 2024. She provided us with the background on her spiritual journey.