Wanda Buckner, EdD, HTc, HTCP, HTACP


Healing Touch Practitioner (HTP)

Healing Touch for Animals Practitioner (HTAP)

Certified Hypnotherapist WA State Registration #HP60542332 (IMDHA member)

Infinite Possibilities Certified Trainer

Reiki Master, Animal Communication, Minister Universal Life Church


Healing Energy Services logo2007 to present – To soothe and to heal Owner; DBA Healing Energy Services  Transforming the lives of people and their animals since 2009 in Olympia WA through energy therapy and Hypnotherapy (since 2015).

2015 to present Assured Hospice Comfort Therapist

2014 to 2017 Pierce College Puyallup Community Education Instructor Reiki, Reiki for Animals, Interspecies Communication

2010 to 2014 – Healing Touch for Animals Workshop Coordinator

Catherine Place logo2008 to 2017 – Catherine Place Program Specialist Providing energy healing services by donation in Tacoma

 1997 to 2007 – Proposal Development and Writing Helping fund  programs for children and adults in Pierce County

1967 to 1997 – Teacher, Librarian and Administrator At the school, School District, and State level in Washington State


  • 2015 – Hypnotherapist Aldebaran Hypnotherapy Center. Puyallup WA
  • 1986 – Doctor of Education Educational Leadership. Seattle University. Seattle, WA
  • 1973 – Master of Education Curriculum and Instruction. University of Washington. Seattle WA
  • 1966 – Bachelor of Arts Education. Eastern Washington University. Cheney WA


  • 2016 – Supporting Your Animal during Day Surgery  Pet Connection Magazine South Sound Edition. May/June 
  • 2015 – Healing Energy and Animals Energy Magazine January/February
  • 2014 – Do Our Animals Take on Our Health Issues? Pet Connection Magazine South Sound Edition. Sept/Oct 
  • 2014 – Choosing Energy Therapy: A Practical Guide to Healing Options for People and Animals Aviva Publishing. Lake Placid, NY
  • 2013 – Complementary Options for Your Animals Pet Connection Magazine. July/August
  • 2011  – Is Permission Needed to Give a Healing Energy Magazine. Healing Touch Program. April. Issue No. 53
  • 2010 – What I Learned from My Clients Energy Magazine. Healing Touch Program. April. Issue No. 43


5 wanda sophie pro pur2014 – Animal Assisted Activities and Therapy program What is energy therapy? Providence Hospital. Olympia WA

2014 – Choosing Energy Therapy book release. Lacey WA

2012 – Traumatic Brain Injury Conference Breakout Speaker Choosing Energy Therapy Seattle WA

2010 –The Healing Clinic Healing Touch Energy Therapy Lakewood WA

2010 –Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group Healing Touch Energy Therapy Olympia WA
2010 – Animal Assisted Activities and Therapy Healing Touch for Animal’s Energy Therapy Olympia WA
2009, 2010, 2012, 2013- Catherine Place Energy Therapy Tacoma WA
2008, 2009 Catherine Place Energetic Self-Care Tacoma WA


2015 to present-   Interspecies Communication Pierce College Continuing Education and Olympia WA

2015 to present – Reiki for Animals Pierce College Continuing Education and Olympia WA

2011, 2014 to present Reiki I, II, III Pierce College Pierce College Continuing Education and Olympia WA

2011 – Getting Where You Want to Go; Being Who You Want to Be Tacoma and Olympia WA


PAAAT Providence Hospital

2012 to 2019 – Energy Healing Services with Kim Martin, DVM, Hawks Prairie Veterinary Hospital

2012 to 2015 –  Healing Touch Spring Community Meeting Program Coordinator. Lacey WA

2009 to 2015 – Providence Hospital No One Dies Alone. Olympia WA

2009 to 2019 WA State Traumatic Brain Injury Conference. Healing Touch/Reiki SeaTac WA
2008, 2010, 2011 – Dia de las Madres Healing Touch services. Tacoma WA
2008 – Providence SoundHomeCare & Hospice Thurston County WA
2003 to 2019 – Providence Hospital Animal Assisted Activities and Therapy. Olympia WA



Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals

International Association of Reiki Professionals

International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association