Hilary began her instruction in Reiki in 2002 and completed her teacher training in 2007. She has had the fortunate experience of studying indigenous healing practices with a Brazilian and Peruvian shaman during a year-long apprenticeship program.  She has been certified as an Integrative Lightwork™ practitioner and incorporates guided imagery, crystal radiance, and aromatherapy into her practice. She has also traveled to East Africa and researched rituals, religion and women within their changing social roles.  Hilary has 20 years’ combined experience working in mental health, education, and social services.  Currently Hilary holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Human Services with a minor in Psychology.  She serves on the board of directors for the Vermont Reiki Association and has a private practice with confidential sessions available in downtown Montpelier.