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  • Owner of Dharma Reiki & Acupuncture

  • Licensed acupuncturist and herbalist

  • Usui/Holy Fire® III Reiki Master and Instructor

  • Flower essence therapist

Board Certified, License No. AC01093

Texas State Board of Acupuncture Examiners


April is an acupuncturist, Usui/Holy Fire® III Reiki instructor and therapist, Chinese medicine herbalist, flower essence therapist, and a gifted intuitive healer. April's healing and spiritual journey began in 1991. Since then she has studied, trained, and practiced in many different alternative health disciplines including massage, Reiki, yoga, qi gong, tai chi, nutrition, flower essence, astrology, meditation, metaphysics, transpersonal ​psychology, eastern spirituality and philosophy.


April's approach to healing is based on the holistic principle of body, mind, and spirit connection and her mission is to facilitate healing to as many people as possible and to advocate body-mind-spirit wellness by methods that are effective, safe, natural and noninvasive. April brings to all her patients the breadth and depth of her healing knowledge as well as her genuine compassion, empathy, and passion for helping people. 


April has been a Traditional Chinese Medicine acupuncturist and herbalist for more than 15 years and as a Reiki practitioner for more than 20 years. April received her first Reiki Master certification in 2000 in the Traditional Usui Reiki system and her second Reiki Master certification in 2022 in Usui/Holy Fire® III Reiki system. April currently devotes her time to her acupuncture and Reiki practice as well as training future Reiki healers.

Education and Professional Training

  • Certified Usui/Holy Fire® III Reiki Master in 2022, Higher Heart Center, Katy, Texas

  • Certified Flower Essence Therapist in 2015, Flower Essence Services, Nevada City, California

  • Master Degree of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine 2004-2008, American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, Houston, Texas

  • Certified Reiki Master (Usui tradition) in 2000, Houston, Texas

  • Licensed Massage Therapist 1993-1994, MRC School of Massage, Houston, Texas

  • Bachelor Degree of Business Administration in 1984-1989, University of Houston, Houston, Texas



From 2009 - 2015 April was a co-founder and board director of St. Teresa Acupuncture Wellness Clinic, a Houston nonprofit low cost acupuncture clinic. Currently she owns and operates her private clinic Dharma Reiki & Acupuncture.

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